A Documentary Film Project
Joshua Tree is not a town;
There is no mayor.
There is no city hall.
There is not even a McDonalds…
Joshua Tree is a community;
A community of Artists, Musicians, Climbers and activists.
Follow our journey as we document the community
of Joshua Tree, California...on film with on-line blog posts, events,
performances, video footage...and more.
”Live set at FurstWorld”
Stunning set by an amazing artist - video coming soon!
Joshua Tree on Film
July 23, 2016
In July, we held our first premiere combining film and some amazing local musicians - at Furst Wurld of course! The Joshua Tree community really came out for the event - thanks for all of your support! (blogpost)
3rd Ear Experience
”Stones of a Feather” Video
On their new album STONES OF A FEATHER, 3rd Ear Experience have taken full advantage of the musical possibilities unique to space rock. It is clear that their environment, the Mojave desert, with its wide open spaces, big skies and rugged landscapes, have helped them to blossom a modern desert music, rich in the complex overtones of 60’s psychedelic rock. (blogpost)
“Alyce in Wonderland” Video
@Timelapse Film Festival
June 10, 2017 - Dedicated to the Summer of Love (+50). Filmed in Joshua Tree National Park.
”Harold Budd” Video
A quick timelapse of the October 29, 2016 performance by Harold Budd with Bradford Ellis & Jane Maru. Soundtrack - "Jane 1" - Harold Budd. Enjoy! (blogpost)
Son of the Velvet Rat
”Tiger Honey” Video
Working on a video for their song “Tiger Honey”.
Use password: coyote
Amazing video from an amazing singer-songwriter. Filmed in Joshua Tree
Rags & Bones
”These Bones” Video
Songwriter-poet Phillip Rosenberg, performing under the name Rags and Bones, has spent a lifetime sifting through the leftover parts of the world and himself to try and create an archival record. At 69, he feels like he may be getting close. (blogpost)
Urban Desert Cabaret
”Hound of Heaven” Video
Landers Brew Co.
Filmed Joe Garcia of Urban Desert Cabaret at his weekly hosting gig - at Landers Brew Co. Enjoy!
”Mother Natures Poet” Video
Experience an amazing local poet - Malik!
”Harrison House” Video
Harrison House Music, Arts & Ecology is a residency and performance program for international artists and thinkers based in the late composer Lou Harrison’s desert retreat in Joshua Tree, California. It awards great minds with the time to create and share their very best work in a historic and inspiring setting. (blogpost)
w/Jesika Von Rabbit
”ArtTrap Jam” Video
It’s Friday! Is Joshua Tree! It’s Quema del Diablo! It’s Jeskia!!!! Enjoy!
May 27, 2017
MAY 27, 2017 - Come join us as we premiere a new set of films showcasing the community of Joshua Tree... and enjoy performances by local musicians.
The Cincinnati born singer songwriter currently has found herself thriving in the mystical desert town of Joshua Tree, California. Cutting deep into the decades of American music, described as Dark Folk, Ambient Americana or Soul Fusion, this seductive hillbilly jazz punk style is unique to Megan Hutch. (blogpost)
Thursday Night is Open Mic at Frontier Cafe. With host Nigel Roman! Enjoy!
Anna Olivia Eve
”Time to Rise” Video
Just finished an amazing project with Anna! Spoken word, music and mystical images from this magickal place - Enjoy! (blogpost)
Amazing soundscapes and visual imagery from Kripa!