“‘ Preserved,’ a documentary chronicling celebrated downtown New York rock club the Preserve, will make its official debut Sunday (April 23) at a screening at New York’s Ziegfeld Theater. The screening will serve as the finale to the inaugural Green Festival.

Opened in 1989 and closed prematurely due to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the club is considered by many to have been the birthplace of the modern-day jam band scene. The venue also hosted early New York concerts — and in some cases the first Gotham shows — from Rage Against , Oasis and .

Directed by Magazine senior editor Dean Budnick, “ Preserved” explores the club’s legend through accounts of musicians, staffers and fans. In addition to the , , and , the film also features songs from such artists as Ani DiFranco, , , , and & Spearhead.”