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On this episode of the the Rock and Metal Profs, Matt invites writer, editor and music aficionado Tommy Ellis on the program to discuss the best Rockumentaries! Tommy Ellis is best known for his work editing and producing NEWS4U, a regional music, arts and entertainment magazine serving parts of Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky. Tommy's love of music documentaries sparked an illuminating conversation about which ones hold up to scrutiny while educating and entertaining the viewer. Among the films we discussed are "The Decline of Western Civilization, Pt II: The Metal Years"; "Pentagram: Last Days Here"; "Some Kind of Monster"; "Hired Gun"; "Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal"; "The Story of Anvil"; "Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage"; "Dream Deceivers"; "Soaring Highs and Brutal Lows: The Voices of Women in Metal."