how they got over

Award-Winning Quartet Documentary “How They Got Over” Screening Around the U.S.

2021-10-22T02:39:27-05:00October 22nd, 2021|

From a press release (NOTE: JGM's Bob Marovich appears in the film): How They Got Over tells the story of how Black gospel quartet music became a primary source of what would be known as rock and roll, and in the process helped to break down racial walls in mid-twentieth [...]

“How They Got Over” Receives Award at Chicago Film and Music Festival

2017-11-14T02:19:50-06:00November 14th, 2017|

How They Got Over, a documentary film by Robert Clem about gospel quartets and their contribution to rock and roll, received the "Best Killer Soundtrack" Award from the ninth Chicago International Movies and Music Festival, better known as CIMMFest. The documentary was shown at the Davis Theater last Saturday afternoon as part [...]

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