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Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins to star in silent Western
Iggy Pop and Henry Rollins will star in a new silent film called Gutterdämmerung . Subtitled "The Loudest Silent Movie On Earth," the feature is being directed by photographer and video director Björn Tagemose. Rollins say the aim is for the film to be accompanied by a live band, similarly to how period films uses a live pianist to back silent films before that whole…
2015-07-17 18:00:01

Trailer for 'Here to be Heard: The Story of The Slits'
The producers of Here to be Heard: The Story of The Slits have released the first trailer for the upcoming documentary. The film covers the influential British band's career and includes appearances by band members Ari Up, who passed away in 2010, Viv Albertine, Tessa Pollitt, Palmolive and more. The film is scheduled to be released in the fall of 2015. The producers are also…
2015-05-22 10:00:01

Authorized Kurt Cobain documentary premieres trailer
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the first authorized documentary about the late Nirvana frontman, has a new trailer. The film was directed by Brett Morgen. It promises to showcase Kurt's art, music, and never-before-seen home movies with animation and interviews with his family and closest confidants. Drummer Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters), bassist Krist Novoselic, wife Courtney Love (Hole), and others all spoke…
2015-03-11 15:30:01

Patrick Stewart to star as villain in Punks vs. Skins film
Patrick Stewart, who many of you might know as Captain Picard or Professor X, has signed on to play a villain character in an upcoming film based on the eternal Punks vs. Skins conflict. The film is currently in production and will be called Green Room. It's being directed by Jeremy Saulnier. Producers have stated that the film follows “a young punk rock band who, after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence, find themselves trapped in a secluded venue, fighting for their…
2014-11-21 16:00:01

First teaser for 'Punk's Dead: SLC Punk 2'
The first teaser has been posted for the upcoming sequel to SLC Punk that began shooting last summer. Titled Punk's Dead: SLC Punk 2, the film doesn't follow the Matthew Lillard's character - who was the lead in the original - but catches up with other characters from the original. The sequel raised $87,000 on…
2014-07-22 17:31:06

Doomtree: 'Team The Best Team'
Doomtree have posted the music video/trailer for their new documentary Team The Best Team. It's out today for digital streaming and download via the label…
2013-12-03 13:00:01

Marc Campbell of The Nails is not impressed with the CBGB movie
Marc Campbell of CBGB fixture, The Nails, has shared his thoughts about the upcoming film, CBGB. The film is set in the club at the height of it's influence and it opens in New York City this week. It was directed by Randall Miller and stars Alan Rickman as late club founder Hilly Kristal. In a…
2013-10-07 18:00:01

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong cast in indie film
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has been cast in Like Sunday, Like Rain , a new independent drama film from writer/directory Frank Whaley. It will also include Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester who leads as a struggling musician who becomes the guardian of a 12-year-old music prodigy one summer. Armstrong will play her boyfriend and Will and Grace's Debra Messing will play the prodigy's…
2013-09-19 16:00:01

Teaser for documentary about Fat Wreck Chords
The filmmakers have posted the trailer for A Fat Wreck, a new documentary about the 90s at Fat Wreck Chords.…
2013-09-18 09:00:01

More 'Filmage: The Story of the Descendents/ALL' screening dates announced
More screenings have been announced for Filmage: The Story Of Descendents/ALL. The feature-length documentary directed by Matt Riggle and Deedle LaCour highlights Descendents and ALL.…
2013-08-29 11:30:01

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