"It is worrisome to me that cultures prefer dancing to a machine," says John Densmore around the halfway point of RE:GENERATION, which screens tonight at the Common and Arlington's Regent Theater.
The quote is delivered via a voice over while we witness the Doors
drummer making a death row-like march into a Los Angeles recording studio.
you need evidence that time heals all wounds, look no further than
Saturday's UNITY FEST, arriving a bit more than a year following Guru's
tragic passing, and marking the first Boston appearance since his death
by Gang Starr brethren DJ PREMIER. Whereas last May's tribute show at
the Middle East was understandably bogged down with some weighty
connotations (both mourning his death and calling for Solar's head),
Saturday felt more like a straight up celebration of the man's life.