Hype! was released to Amazon Video on 2009-09-13 and to Blu-ray on 2017-09-29.
Director: Doug Pray
Cast: Jeff Ament, Mark Arm, Valerie M. Agnew, Carrie Akre, and Michael Anderson
This documentary examines the Seattle scene as it became the focus of a merging of punk rock, heavy metal, and innovation. Building from the grass roots, self-promoted and self-recorded until break-out success of bands like Nirvana brought the record industry to the Pacific Northwest, a phenomenon was born.