SoundCityAlbumCover1_zpsec7d9731--REAL TO REEL, the companion album to the Grohl-directed SOUND CITY feature length documentary premiering at the 2013 Sundance Film , is available for pre-order along the film here on iTunes. All pre-orders for the album, due out March 12, 2013 on Roswell Records, will immediately receive first single “Cut Me Some Slack”--the original studio recording of the track performed by , Grohl, and Pat Smear at the historical 12-12-12 benefit as well as on this weekend’s Saturday Night holiday episode. See the album track listing and more info below the film trailer.

Sound City Official Trailer

SOUND CITY, the film, was conceived by Grohl after purchasing the legendary custom-built Neve 8028 recording console from Sound City Studios last year. The board, built in 1972, is considered by many to be the crown of recording equipment, having recorded artists as , , , , Guns and Roses, , , Rage Against and countless other musical legends over the past 40 years.

SOUND CITY--REAL TO REEL is a collection of all-new all-original songs, each one composed and recorded exclusively for the film within its own 24-hour session on that console after it was reinstalled in Grohl and his ’ own 606 Studios. The new tracks--featuring an amazing and idiosyncratic cast of collaborators including , Grohl’s former and current bandmates, , , , Joshua Homme of , Rick Nielsen of , Lee Ving of Fear, Corey Taylor of , and Tim Commerford of Rage Against and more--passionately exemplify SOUND CITY’s of the human element of musicianship and recording in an increasingly digital world.

Following its Sundance 2013 premiere, SOUND CITY will also be released as an digital download and stream February 1 via who pre-order the film will receive instant exclusive rewards followed by a stream and download of the entire film on February 1. The film will also be released theatrically, in association Variance Films, on February 1. A list of cities and theaters will be announced shortly.

Grohl’s personal connection to Sound City began with the 1991 recording of ’s breakthrough album, . Selling over 30 million copies worldwide, changed the entire musical landscape and forever altered the course of ’s life.

Roswell Films, a division of the Roswell Records label that releases , will distribute the film. Key personnel involved with the film include Producer/Director ; Editor Paul Crowder (Dogtown & Z Boys, Once In a Lifetime, Riding Giants); and Writer Mark Monroe (The Cove, Once In a Lifetime, The Tillman Story). The film is also being produced in conjunction with Jim Rota, John Ramsay, and Therapy studios.


1. Heaven And All – Robert Levon Been, Dave Grohl, Peter Hayes

2. Time Slowing Down – Chris Goss, Tim Commerford, Dave Grohl,

3. You Can’t Fix This – , Dave Grohl, , Rami Jaffee

4. The Man That Never Was – , Dave Grohl, , Nate Mendel, Pat Smear

5. Your Is Calling – Lee Ving, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Alain Johannes, Pat Smear

6. From Can To Can’t – Corey Taylor, Dave Grohl, Rick Nielsen, Scott Reeder

7. Centipede – Joshua Homme, Chris Goss, Dave Grohl, , Alain Johannes

8. A Trick With No Sleeve – Alain Johannes, Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme

9. Cut Me Some Slack – Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, , Pat Smear

10. Once Upon A Time… The End – Dave Grohl, Jessy Greene, Rami Jaffee, Jim Keltner

11. Mantra – Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme,

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