A documentary film about seminal British punk band The Damned, by the maker of the “Lemmy” documentary about late Motörhead bassist/bandleader Lemmy Kilmister, is now available on DVD and Blu-ray.
The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead features interviews with Lemmy (who had a brief stint with the group), fans like Guns ’n’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan, original Damned members, including bassist/guitarist Captain Sensible and tracks the band’s history from its origins to a 35th anniversary tour. The band’s current bassist is Stu West, and other bassists over the band’s existence have included Algy Ward, Bryn Merrick, Moose Harris, Paul Gray and Patricia Morrison.
Check out the trailer for the film, which debuted at SXSW in 2015:
The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead is available as a DVD/Blu-ray set.