Denny Tedesco Directs Music Documentary 'The Wrecking Crew'

They were like the ultimate supergroup that you never heard of. They were an elite bunch of studio musicians, who provided the sounds that led to hit records for the Beach Boys, Sonny and Cher, Simon and Garfunkle and dozens of others. They became known as The Wrecking Crew.

'The Wrecking Crew' is now a film that tells the story of the legendary, unsung LA musicians that provided the backbeat to the soundtrack of the 60s and 70s. 

The documentary film is produced and directed by Denny Tedesco, son of legendary late Wrecking Crew guitarist Tommy Tedesco.

  • "Be My Baby" – The Ronettes
  • "California Girls" – The Beach Boys
  • "Bridge Over Troubled Water" – Simon & Garfunkel
  • "Strangers in the Night" – Frank Sinatra
  • "You've Lost That Loving Feeling" – The Righteous Brothers
  • "Viva Las Vegas" – Elvis Presley
  • "Monday Monday" – The Mamas & the Papas
  • "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" – Glen Campbell
  • "C'mon Get Happy" – The Partridge Family
  • "Close To You" – The Carpenters
  • "Da Doo Ron Ron" – The Crystals
  • "God Only Knows" – The Beach Boys
  • "I've Got You Babe" – Sonny and Cher
  • "Johnny Angel" – Shelly Fabre
  • "Pink Panther" – Henry Mancini
  • "Return to Sender" – Elvis Presley
  • "River Deep, Mountain High" – Ike & Tina Turner
  • "Suicide is Painless" – MASH theme song
'The Wrecking Crew' is available now On Demand and on iTunes. It's also playing in select theaters in LA.

In theaters now...
  • Camarillo, CA: Paseo Camarillo Cinemas 3
  • Claremont, CA: Claremont 5
  • North Hollywood, CA: Laemmle NoHo 7
  • Pasadena, CA: Playhouse 7 Cinemas
  • San Diego, CA: Ken Cinema
  • San Luis Obispo, CA: Palm Cinema
  • Santa Ana, CA: South Coast Village 3
  • West Hollywood, CA: Sundance Sunset Cinemas
  • West Los Angeles, CA: The Landmark 12
Opening in theaters this Friday (3/27)
  • Berkeley, CA: Shattuck Cinemas 10
  • San Francisco, CA: Opera Plaza Cinemas 4
  • San Rafael, CA: Smith Rafael Film Center
Opening in theaters next Friday (4/3)
  • Chico, CA: Pageant Theatre
  • Lancaster, CA: Lancaster Blvd Cinemas 3
  • Palm Desert, CA: Cinemas Palme D'Or 7
  • Santa Cruz, CA: Nickelodeon Theatres
  • Sebastopol, CA: Rialto Cinemas 9
Check out the official website:

Copyright 2015 FOX 11 Los Angeles | Download our mobile app for breaking news alerts | Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

Up Next:

  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories