The Chills - The Triumph and Tragedy of Martin Phillipps
Martin Phillipps, The Chills
The story of lyrical genius, Martin Phillipps and his band, The Chills, is a cautionary tale, a triumph over tragedy, and a statement about the meaning of music in our lives. Martin Phillipps came tantalizingly close to conquering the international music scene with his band The Chills but instead fell into decades of debt and addiction in his hometown of Dunedin, New Zealand. At 54, he's been given a dire medical prognosis, forcing him to face his demons and realise his musical ambitions before it's too late. This intimate portra...