MC5 Documentary Being Filmed

A feature-length documentary about the MC5, the early-'70s

Detroit radical punk band, is in the works. Surviving MC5 members

Michael Davis, Wayne Kramer and Dennis Thompson and

the band's close friends and family members have agreed to participate

in MC5 * A True Testimonial, according to the official website of

the film's production company, Future/Now Films (

Additionally, artists influenced by the band, including the Sex

Pistols' John Lydon, the Ramones' Joey Ramone

and the Dead Boys' Jimmy Zero, will lend their perspectives.

A theatrical release is planned.