Searching for Sugar Man — The Story of Rodriguez

Sixto Rodriguez, Jesus Rodriguez, Rodriguez — before yesterday evening, I’d never heard these names in reference to popular music. The documentary Searching for Sugar Man tells the unlikely story of Rodriguez — a hard-working, Detroit-based folk singer — long forgotten in the US, yet celebrated as a cult figure in South Africa since the 70s. The story begins in Cape Town as two long-time Rodriguez fans embark on a quest to uncover details... Read More