March 4, 2013

SXSW Adds John & Dave Grohl’s ‘Sound City Players’ to Bill

Billboard just announced that Dave Grohl’s ‘Sound City Players’ featuring John will be performing at South By Southwest in Austin, TX on March 14, 2013.

Dave Grohl will be giving a keynote address, and then joining John and others for a night of classic rock. Confirmed performers include Dave Grohl, John Fogerty, Stevie Nicks, Rick Springfield, Lee Ving of Fear, Rick Nielsen, Brad Wilk of Rage Against The Machine, Corey Taylor of Slipknot and Stone Sour, Chris Goss of Masters of Reality, and Alain Johannes.

The event is presented by Citi Private Pass, and Billboard is the exclusive media partner. The concert will be in support of the “Sound City” documentary and its accompanying soundtrack, “Sound City: Real To Reel,” which will be released on March 12.

Tickets for the event will go on sale Tuesday, March 5, at 4 p.m. ET to Citi consumer credit and debit cardmembers as a complimentary gift with a $25 purchase of the “Sound City” feature documentary Blu-Ray on

For the full scoop, read more at Don’t forget that Foo Fighters are also singing ‘Fortunate Son’ with John on ‘Wrote A Song For Everyone.’ News on exclusive pre-orders coming soon!