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New in Streaming: Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Alica Keys, Syd Barrett, Europe, Black Flag and More

by VVN Music

The following is new music programming on Netflix and Amazon Prime that has premiered over the last week:

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  • The Life of Michael Jackson - This documentary is dedicated to educate viewers on the life of Michael Jackson.
  • Michael Jackson: Life, Death and Legacy - Following the recent imprisonment of Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray for involuntary manslaughter, we are taken on a journey through the extraordinary life of Michael Jackson from his debut in the Jackson 5 to his untimely death in 2009.
  • Behind Jimi Hendrix and His Life - Jimi Hendrix had a lot to his life before he became and icon. This documentary biography will give you a look into his life before he became a star.
  • Behind Kurt Cobain and His Life - Enjoy this documentary on Kurt Cobain and how he came to be. This documentary will discuss Kurt as a child leading up to his adult years and details on his success.
  • Europe: The Final Countdown Tour: Live in Sweden 1986 - To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Europe's"The Final Countdown" album and tour, this 13-track live concert from Solnahallen in Stockholm 1986 has been remastered in Dolby Digital and restored in widescreen format. Features interviews with the band from 2006.
  • Alicia Keys: From Start to Stardom - Alicia Keys burst onto the music scene as a young musical prodigy writing songs and performing background vocals for Columbia and later Arista Records. During the course of this unauthorized documentary we follow her incredible rise from the streets of Manhattan and into the hearts of the world. This is Alicia Keys like you've never seen her before. From start to stardom.
  • Jennifer Lopez: Unauthorized - From modest beginnings in the Bronx, New York City, to super stardom in Hollywood California, Jennifer Lopez lives the American Dream. Talent, perseverance, and a lot of hard work brought this Puertoricania to heights she never even imagined possible!
  • Syd Barrett: Under Review - Syd Barrett - Under Review features rare live and studio performances from this hugely influential and legendary musician, interspersed with the independent review and criticism from a panel of esteemed experts. Features rarely seen promo films, interview footage with Syd and other Floyd members, TV clips and more.
  • Black Flag: Live - This 55 minute, previously titled My War and Six Pack features live 1984 performance w/ Henry Rollins. Songs include Black Coffee, Rat's Eyes, My War and more.
  • Bad Brains: Live at CBGB 1982 - This breathtaking performance displays why Bad Brains became one of the most important bands in the history of American Hardcore. On Christmas Eve 1982, Bad Brains began their three-day stint at a Hardcore Festival hosted by legendary CBGB. Their live performances were legendary, their visual recordings were impossible to find.
  • Melvins: Salad of a Thousand Delights - A testament to those who have ever enjoyed the massive power of the Melvins and pure music. Salad of a Thousand Delights was shot on May 16, 1991 at the intimate North Shore Surf Club in Olympia, Washington and was originally released on VHS by Box Dog Video in 1992. The DVD includes additional footage shot at the Off Ramp in Seattle, Washington on May 11, 1991. A must-have for any fan!
  • UK Subs: Dance & Travel in the Punk Rock Age - When Charlie told me he was 70 now, and he'd had 50 years on the road already, I thought this sounds like a good story. I think the story really begins in 1983, which is with Charlie at the helm, stripped of the rest of the band. The amazing story of the long running punk band the UK Subs and their leader, Charlie Harper.
  • Man in a Camo Jacket - The story of iconic Welsh rock musician Mike Peters (of The Alarm), his rise to fame, battle with cancer, and inspiring climb back as he enlists some of the world's top musicians to help save the lives of cancer patients around the globe.
  • Hip Hop Raw & Uncut Concert Series: Platinum Edition - Hip Hop Raw & UnCut Concert Series featured artists such as Flava Flav, Young Buck, Plies, Rick Ross, Jr Reid, Gucci Mane, Trina, Baby Boy, Slim Thug, Pleasure P, Tha Dogg Pound, Bun B and many others. The Platinum series consist of the entire first season.
  • Nathan Best: Center of My Live Music Videos - Grammy-award winning vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Nathaniel Best (O Brother, Where Art Thou'; The O'Jays) presents the music videos from his first solo contemporary gospel album, Center Of My Life.