In addition to being the keynote speaker at this year’s South by Southwest music festival, Dave Grohl has just announced that he be performing at the fest with the Sound City Players , a band comprised of some of the artists who appear in his recently-released Sound City documentary. The concert will take place on March 14 at Stubb’s in Austin, Texas.
Accompanying Grohl for the concert will be all Fleetwood Mac ’s Stevie Nicks , John Fogerty , Rick Springfield , Fear frontman Lee Ving , Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen , Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk , Slipknot / Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor , Queens of the Stone Age multi-instrumentalist Alain Johannes and Masters of Reality ’s Chris Goss . The Meat Puppets will be the opening act.
Starting on Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET, Citi cardmembers who purchase the Sound City documentary on Blu-ray at CitiPrivatePass.com will receive complimentary tickets for the concert. In addition, a select number of SXSW badgeholders will be chosen to attend the show via lottery.
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