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Dave Grohl's All-Star Sound City Players to Perform in L.A.

January 16, 2013 (5:59 am) GMT
The Foo Fighters frontman also releases a new track with Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor as he books his Sound City Players for a new gig.

Even before they actually perform at their special debut in the Sundance Film Festival on January 18 at the Park City Live, 's all-star Sound City Players have already booked their next gig in Los Angeles. They are set to perform at the Hollywood Palladium on January 31, on the same night Grohl's documentary film "" screens at the nearby Cinerama Dome.

Grohl leads the veritable Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, who will all play tracks from the film as well as some classics. Booked for the LA gig are 's , "Jessie's Girl" singer Rick Springfield, and rocker .

Top band leaders Lee Ving of Fear, Brad Wilk of , Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick, and Robert Levon Been and Peter Hayes of will also be rocking out the stage. Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear of , and Taylor Hawkins, Chris Shiflett and Nate Mendel of won't be absent as well.

The announcement for Grohl & Co.'s latest gig comes at the same time the first-time filmmaker releases a track off the Sound City soundtrack, "From Can to Can't", his collaboration with / frontman Corey Taylor.

"Sound City: From Real to Reel" is set to be released on March 12 and will feature "Cut Me Some Slack", the track performed by Nirvana and at the 12-12-12 Sandy Benefit. It is also packed with other collaborations, one from Grohl, Nicks, Hawkins and Rami Jaffee, and another featuring Grohl again with Josh Homme, Chris Goss and Alain Johannes.



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