The Groovy Origins of the Waterbed

You remember waterbeds. The plush, squishy mattresses. The hours of bouncy fun. It all started with a homework assignment. In graduate school, industrial design student Charlie Hall was tasked with improving human comfort. He thought beds should be more comfortable.…

SELENA: Famous Singer’s Headquarters Under Construction in 1994

Selena. A broadcast news crew gets a tour of the Selena’s family compound, still under construction in 1994. She was shot dead that following year by a woman who ran her fan club. Selena Quintanilla-Pérez died at the age of…

Plunging On Alone: Monte Hellman’s Life in a Day

Director: Paul Joyce Cast: Monte Hellman, director “The Shooting,” “Two-Lane Black Top,” “Cockfighter” and more. Long interview with Monte Hellman at home. He died today, April 20, 2021. ​

Interview with Jim Morrison’s Father and Sister

This interview is from “When You’re Strange” DVD bonus material.

Brian Wilson Interviewed in 1976

Brian Wilson, the founder of The Beach Boys, talks about his songwriting process and the harmony he makes with his brothers and cousin. He also talks about his use of cocaine.
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