This year, the Newport Folk Festival curated a lineup with surprise guests that no one ever would have imagined. From Joni Mitchell and Brandi Carlile to Japanese Breakfast to The Roots, this year's festival was glorious and will surely go down in history.
The second pandemic year of 2021 featured a wide variety of fantastic music documentaries. Some gave us better understandings of artists we've known for a long time, while others re-contextualized great performances in a new light. Here's the 20 best of the year.
This year's Sundance Film Festival largely took place virtually, and in addition to its huge variety of feature films, this year's program featured lots of memorable documentaries. Here's 10 of the best.