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Muse to Give 'World War Z' Post-Premiere Performance

May 24, 2013 (7:23 am) GMT
The Matthew Bellamy-fronted band will perform for 15,000 fans after the film's June 2 premiere in London.

English rock band , whose music is featured in the forthcoming apocalyptic horror film "", will be performing after the movie's June 2 premiere in London. The rock trio will play in front of the 15,000-capacity Horse Guards Parade Ground in St. James's Park right after the Marc Forster-directed film is shown at the Leicester Square.

Mostly using the band's track "Isolated System" and music from their latest album "" within the movie, the zombie outbreak-themed film will also feature their music in the trailer, while the soundtrack carries the scoring by Marc Beltrami. "It made the movie feel and sound really cool," said Paramount Pictures' President of Motion Picture Music Randy Spendlove about the band's unique sound.

The collaboration between the filmmakers and Muse went beyond the movie itself and onto the post-premiere show, which will also be filmed by Paramount. Late-night talk show host and comedian is expected to grace both the star-studded premiere and the Muse concert, reporting the events live from London.

"World War Z" stars as United Nations investigator Gerry Lane who searches the world for information that can stop the pandemic that is threatening to annihilate the human race. It also stars as Lane's wife and as American soldier Captain Speke, who "tries to warn the government that the threat of zombies is real."

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