THE REVEREND GARY DAVIS STORY
THE REVEREND GARY DAVIS STORY

Reviews / Interviews

The New York Times – September 25, 2014:

A Titan of Blues, Folk and Rock


Epoch Times – September 25, 2014:

The little-known story of a bluesman


Music Film Web – November 7, 2013:

Harlem Street Singer: The Guitar Gospel of Reverend Gary Davis


Village Voice, NYC

Harlem Street Singer Celebrates Revernd Gary Davis’s Acoustic Blues


J.B. Spins – November 18, 2013:

Review: DOC NYC premiere


ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation – 21 September 2014:

The singing street preacher


The Hollywood reporter – November 25, 2013

A generation of folk and rock guitarists remember the influential Reverend Gary Davis.


Shadow and Act – November 20, 2013:

Review: Indiewire


Producer Booster – November 26, 2013:

Harlem Street Singer: Film Review


Music Film Web – November 7, 2013:

UK: interview with Trevor Laurence & Woody Mann


The Canberra Times, Australia – April 19, 2014:

Canberra the backdrop in Gary Davis documentary from Woody Mann


bbcradio2Woody appeared on the BBC Radio 2 Paul Jones Rhythm and Blues show on 9th September 2014

woody-paul-bbcThe show features an acoustic session and conversation with Woody ahead of his UK appearances at the Great British Guitar Festival in The Wirral and the Ullapool Guitar Festival. Woody also discusses his documentary film project ‘Harlem Street Singer’ and the story of The Reverend Gary Davis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A short video of a Q&A session at the Leeds International Film Festival UK Premiere.
with producers Woody Mann and Trevor Laurence.

 


“..Few docs are as wildly entertaining as HSS, but it still does justice to the seriousness of Davis’s life and times.  Hopefully, someone from PBS has it on their radar, because it is as good as anything that has been on American Masters since Cachao: Uno Masand is considerably better than most.  Highly recommended to general audiences beyond established blues fans, Harlem Street Singer screens again as part of DOC NYC this Thursday morning (11/21) at the IFC Center, so consider calling in sick for it.”  Libertas Film Magazine

November 19, 2013   LFM GRADE: A