Best Music Docs of 2017

From a primer on California punk to the definitive documentary on 50 years of Rolling Stone magazine

Rolling Stone: Stories From the Edge
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Rolling Stone: Stories From the Edge

Filmmakers Alex Gibney and Blair Foster's two-part look back at 50 years of Rolling Stone details the evolution of a magazine that shaped the culture it chronicled. The scenes of founder Jann Wenner and photographer Annie Leibovitz discussing the famous 1981 John Lennon cover are an incredible historic testament.