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The Story of A Canadian Band. Trying To Make It In The States.
This CBC Documentary follows Vancouver band Said The Whale to South by South West Festival (SxSW) in Austin, Texas. It’s a true story about the hardships and successes of touring band trying to make it at the biggest music festival in North America.
Produced by Jon Siddall (CBC Radio 2) & Brent Hodge (CBC Radio3)
Directed by Brent Hodge (CBC Radio 3) & Thomas Buchan (Battle Of The Bagpipes, Hope)
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