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Film on Producer Tom Dowd Gets August Release Date

In August, Palm Pictures will release a feature documentary on the life and work of record-man Tom Dowd (pictured), who produced rock acts like Eric Clapton and the Allman Brothers Band for Atlantic Records, and who also served the label as an engineer, working with jazz artists like Ornette Coleman, Charles Mingus and John Coltrane. Tom Dowd and the Language of Music will enjoy a nation-wide theatrical release on August 13 and will hit retail stores on DVD August 24.

The DVD’s special features boast over 80 minutes of bonus footage, including deleted scenes, 5.1 mix and interviews with Clapton, Ray Charles, Phil Ramone and more.

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