Hired Gun

  • Directed by Fran Strine
  • United States, 2016, 90 mins., English

You may know the front men of KISS, Ozzy Osbourne, and Metallica, but playing in their shadows are the prolific musicians who are virtually unknown to the public. These “hired guns” have mastered their craft and performed on the world’s biggest stages and in high-intensity recording sessions, yet receive little credit for their work. The highs and lows of touring life, the demands of session schedules, and the dedication required to play backseat to some of rock’s most iconic musicians reveal the life of the journeyman.

Genres: Music, Documentary