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Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don’t Know Me (Film)

Exploring the rise of Teddy Pendergrass, the first male African American artist to record five consecutive platinum albums against the backdrop of 1960s America, and his comeback after a life-changing accident. This documentary is the untold and inspiring story of legendary soul singer.

TRAILER LINK -> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8AyvxKmRHI

Tickets £3+bf with all proceeds going to MAP, a Leeds based charity who run music and art programmes for young people at risk of exclusion from mainstream education. A wonderful charity with an excellent cause, who are looking for YOUR HELP to secure their future. Please take a few minutes to find out more, click here -> https://mapcharity.org/

TICKET LINK -> https://www.jumborecords.co.uk/tickets-single.asp?event_id=26667

The film will start at 7:30pm sharp. If you have any special access requirements please let us know. The film time is 1hr 46 mins. This a limited capacity event and we expect it to sell out so please grab yourself a ticket to avoid disappointment.

We also have resident djs playing jazz and soul from 2pm so joins us early!

Outlaws x


“A vivid portrait of Philly’s greatest soul man ****” MOJO

“Does a brilliant job of explaining what a vital figure Pendergrass was for US black culture in the 70s. Beautifully emphasises the utterly irresistible pull of the man ****” Record Collector

“Olivia Lichtenstein’s thrilling and moving documentary on the singer’s life” The Quietus

“Soulful and thoroughly entertaining, If You Don’t Know Me is a rich documentary of the life and career of Teddy Pendergrass” **** The Upcoming

“Olivia Lichtenstein’s terrific documentary reveals the so-incredible-it’s-amazing-it’s-not-a-Hollywood-movie story of ‘the Black Elvis”. Metro

“A brilliant documentary” KERMODE AND MAYO’S FILM REVIEW (BBC)

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