Screenshot taken from the trailer
Kieran Webber
Kieran Webber

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of CLUNK Magazine. Can be found hunched over his desk searching for the new music!

Apple has recently shared the trailer for its upcoming docuseries “1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything”, which will premiere May 21st on the Apple TV+ streaming service.

The docuseries has been described as an immersive show that will explore the musicians and soundtracks that shaped the culture and politics of 1971, an era synonymous with a golden age of music. 

“In a tumultuous era, 1971 was a year of musical innovation and rebirth fueled by the political and cultural upheaval of the time. Stars reached new heights, fresh talent exploded onto the screen, and boundaries expanded like never before.”

Throughout the show, we will get a closer look at the most iconic artists and songs that remain relevant even today, including The Rolling Stones, Aretha Franklin, Bob Marley, Marvin Gaye, The Who, Jon Lennon, Lou Reed, and more. 

Speaking on the show Apple states: “‘1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything,’ will show how the musical icons of the time were influenced by the changing tides of history; and, in turn, how they used their music to inspire hope, change and the culture around them.”

Watch the full trailer here: