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Review: '12-12-12' Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert Doc Featuring Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones & More

  • By Diana Drumm
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  • November 15, 2013 5:30 PM
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12-12-12
Earlier this week, Alicia Keys presented "12-12-12" at the Ziegfeld Theater to a New York audience, who reportedly "clapped, cheered and swayed their heads to the music." With a line-up including Keys, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, The Who, Kanye West, Billy Joel, Jon Bon Jovi, Chris Martin, Michael Stipe, Roger Waters, Eddie Vedder, Dave Grohl, and more, the film has one of the best soundtracks of the year. Opening in limited release today, the film captures the spirit of 12-12-12, the Hurricane Sandy relief concert—a quickly made, star-studded event for a great cause.

Dave Grohl Producing & Directing Doc About Sound City Studio Where 'Nevermind' Was Recorded

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • May 1, 2012 2:44 PM
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Provided lawsuit happy, bonafide crazy person Courtney Love doesn't sue or get in the way somehow, as she usually does with anything vaguely attached to the memory of Kurt Cobain, this upcoming documentary sounds like it could be a great treat for music fans.

'Flight of the Conchords' Star Bret McKenzie Writing Songs For 'The Muppet Movie'

  • By Oliver Lyttelton
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  • December 16, 2010 2:56 AM
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Dave Grohl To Cameo, Lead Muppet Won't Have Celebrity Voice Coming off a banner couple of years, where even non-Pixar animations like "Tangled," "How to Train Your Dragon" and "Cloudy with Chance of Meatballs" have turned out to be terrific, it could be argued that it's something of a golden age of family films. And as someone raised on monstrosities like "Richie Rich" and "Space Jam," this writer firmly believes that kids today don't know how lucky they are. But unfortunately, 2011 looks a little grim, with Pixar and DreamWorks both promising fairly uninspired-seeming sequels, and the rest of the year looking pretty barren.

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