Road to Austin (2014)
1h 15min · Documentary, Biography, History · 13 March 2014
Road to Austin, chronicles how Austin, Texas became the Live Music Capital of the World dating from 1835 to present day. This feature documentary builds to a climax as the storyline weaves its way towards a live concert featuring Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Raitt, Delbert McClinton, Eric Johnson, Ian McLagan, Joe Ely and many other artists led by musical director, Stephen Bruton. This 75-minute adaptation features a documentary and a 8-song excerpt from the 3 hour concert. Mr. Kristofferson dedicates this film and all of its proceeds to the Stephen Bruton 'Artist Wellness Program' due to Stephen losing his battle to cancer in 2009. Stephen Bruton served as Kris's guitar player and closest friend for over forty years.
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Director(s): Gary FortinCast: Willie Nelson, John Paul DeJoria, Bonnie Raitt