Anvil, Spinal Tap, The Wonders – they all made it.
It’s a well-known and definitely not made up fact that 86% of everyone has at some point been in a band. Yet despite the plethora of movies about music, the execs in Hollywood only come to resemble a middle age housewife at a Tom Jones concert when the vice-addled Oscar bait comes into town. Ray, Walk The Line and Crazy Heart may be fine films, but where’s the love for the rock band?
In an effort to balance the metaphysical scales, below is a list of the five best films about being in band.