Category - Sound City Players

Sound City Players: Utah Park City Live, Park City

By Richard Jordan Classic Rock (UK) April 2013 In a packed-to-the-rafters venue on Park City’s snowy Main Street, Dave Grohl is kicking off the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in ambitious, history-making style. Here to...

Stevie Nicks, In Your Dreams

Dave Grohl, Stevie Nicks, Clive Davis all in one SXSW day

By Sharon Chapman and Charles Ealy American-Statesman Wednesday, March 13, 2013 SXSW Music Thursday highlights Check sxsw.com for updates or changes in the schedule. Dave Grohl keynote. His “Sound City” documentary...

Mr. Grohl’s cabinet of wonder

With the wild-eyed exuberance of a teenaged obsessive, Dave Grohl continues his quest for the ultimate Rock Supergroup, and along the way, tells the remarkably intimate tale of a legendary recording sanctum and its...

Dave Grohl leads all-Star Sound City concert in New York City

“It’s going to be a long fucking night,” Dave Grohl said one song into his marathon Sound City concert at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom. Over the course of a few hours, he and his Foo Fighters bandmates performed...

Dave Grohl’s Sound City celebration takes New York

Many of the best music documentaries start with great performances, filmed and edited to explode on the screen. Dave Grohl, the first-time director of Sound City, has done something backwards, obvious and miraculous. He...

Sound City Players: Opposites attract (and don’t) in New York

Stevie Nicks. John Fogerty. Fear’s Lee Ving. Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen. Rick Springfield. It’s hard to imagine those people having much of anything in common beyond a) being musicians of a certain age, b) having...

Dave Grohl’s Sound City Players book sole New York show

Hammerstein Ballroom gig is set for February 13th Dave Grohl’s Sound City Players took over Sundance last month with a three-plus hour performance celebrating his directorial debut on the Sound City documentary in style...

LIVE REVIEW: Sound City Players at the Hollywood Palladium

“Rick Springfield, you have a song that people recognize after three frigging notes. Congratulations, Rick frigging Springfield,” Dave Grohl said on Thursday to his colleague in a new band celebrating the former Van...