Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Nirvana announced today that his directorial debut, the feature documentary film, 'Sound City' about the infamous recording studio in Van Nuys, California will have its premiere screening at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Grohl and select artists from the film will be in attendance at this year's Festival. More information can be found at www.soundcitymovie.com.
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Fresh off a whirlwind of activity surrounding the September 18 release of Mirage Rock (Brown/Columbia) including appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman (http://youtu.be/T_FKnnhum5s), Conan (http://youtu.be/2qGoPHHJzBI), sets on Live on Letterman and KCRW's Berkeley Street Sessions and more, Band of Horses have confirmed a half dozen more North American headline dates.
Earlier this month, Thom Yorke's new project Atoms For Peace premiered debut single 'Default' to widespread acclaim. The single is now set for a 12" vinyl release that will include exclusive vinyl-only new song 'What The Eyeballs Did', plus an instrumental edit of 'Default' in addition to the original.
November 13th will see the release of 'Live Kisses' - a stunning 13-song film, directed by Jonas Åkerlund, that captures the magic of an extraordinary evening in February of this year. In the intimate surroundings of Capitol Studios in Los Angeles, where Paul McCartney recorded much of his 'Kisses On The Bottom' album, he was reunited with the all-star musicians who joined him on the record to bring the songs to life for a once in a lifetime performance.
On November 20th EMI will release a 2012 version of Massive Attack's classic Blue Lines album, remixed and remastered from the original tapes at the band's studios in Bristol.
Having kicked off over a year ago with the legendary July 15-16, 2011 doubleheader at New York City's Yankee Stadium that had 90,000 fans singing along non-stop over the course of two near three-hour performances, and more recently gifted Mexico with a historic free May 10 show drawing 250,000 to Mexico City's central plaza, The Zocalo, Paul McCartney's record-breaking On The Run Tour will round out 2012 by returning to North America for four shows: November 11 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis MO, November 14 at Minute Maid Park in Houston TX, November 25 at BC Place in Vancouver BC, and November 28 at Rexall Place in Edmonton AB.