Listen to Dave Grohl’s collaboration with Slipknot’s Corey Taylor
The track, which also features Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen and Kyuss bassist Scott Reeder, is the second song from the Sound City sessions to be unveiled following the debut of ‘Cut Me Some Slack’ at the recent 12-12-12 concert in New York. ‘Cut Me Some Slack’ features Paul McCartney playing with the remaining members of Nirvana – Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear. Novoselic has described the song as a cross between The Beatles’ ‘Helter Skelter’ and Nirvana’s ‘Scentless Apprentice’.
Grohl will be playing a show at the Sundance Film Festival to coincide with the premiere the ‘Sound City’ documentary on Friday, January 18 with a lineup featuring Taylor, Nielsen, Creedence Clearwater Revival’s John Fogerty; The Jayhawks‘ violinist Jessy Greene; Queens of the Stone Age’s Chris Goss and Alain Johannes; Foo Fighters‘ Taylor Hawkins, Rami Jaffe, Chris Shiflett, Nate Mendel and Pat Smear; Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks; Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic; Rick Springfield; Fear’s Lee Ving; and Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk.
A slightly different lineup of the “supergroup” will also play a show in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Palladium on January 31. The LA show will feature appearances from Nicks and Fogerty, and the band will include Springfield, Novoselic, Nielsen, Wilk, Ving, Johannes, and Goss plus Robert Levon Been and Peter Hayes of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and the Foo Fighters.
Watch the Sound City Players in rehearsal:
‘Sound City’ album tracklisting:
‘Heaven and All’ – Dave Grohl w/Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s Robert Levon Been and Peter Hayes
‘Time Slowing Down’ – Dave Grohl w/Queens of the Stone Age’s Chris Goss and Rage Against the Machine’s Tim Commerford and Brad Wilk
‘You Can’t Fix This’ – Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl, Rami Jaffee and Taylor Hawkins w/Stevie Nicks
‘The Man That Never Was’ – Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel and Pat Smear w/Rick Springfield
‘Your Wife Is Calling’ – Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins and Pat Smear w/Queens of the Stone Age’s Alain Johannes and Fear’s Lee Ving
‘From Can to Can’t’ – Dave Grohl with Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor, Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen and Kyuss’ Scott Reeder
‘Centipede’ – Dave Grohl w/Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme, Chris Goss and Alain Johannes
‘A Trick With No Sleeve’ – Dave Grohl w/Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme and Alain Johannes
‘Cut Me Some Slack’ – Paul McCartney w/Nirvana’s Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear
‘Once Upon a Time … The End’ – Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Rami Jaffee w/violinist Jessy Greene and drummer Jim Keltner
‘Mantra’ – Dave Grohl w/Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme and Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor