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Brian Pern: A Life in Rock (2014)
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Brian Pern: A Life in Rock (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brian Pern is an ageing rock star and former front-man of ground breaking progressive rock group Thotch. Like many artists of his age, rather than make new music, he spends more time trying to save the planet (including his campaign to teach gorillas how to Skype). Now, the BBC have asked him to front a major new documentary where he presents his guide to The Life Of Rock from prehistoric man to the present day.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, captivating, light, entertaining, clever, offbeat
Plot: musician's life, reunion, music band, artists and showbiz, tv show, showbiz, musical tour, rock star, interview, star, musician, music, media
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england

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Duration: 45 min.
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TV show
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 23 min.
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