Sound City: Real to Reel

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Sound City: Real to Reel
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Soundtrack album by Various Artists
Released March 12, 2013 (2013-03-12)
Recorded November 2–3, 2011 in Studio 606 West
(Northridge, Los Angeles, California)
Genre Rock
Length 55:31
Label Roswell/RCA
Producer Butch Vig
Singles from Sound City: Real to Reel
  1. "Cut Me Some Slack"
  2. "You Can't Fix This"
  3. "Mantra"
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 65/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars[2]
AllMusic 3/5 stars[3]
The Austin Chronicle 3/5 stars[4]
The A.V. Club C+[5]
BBC Music 70/100[6]
Consequence of Sound 2.5/5 stars[7]
Filter 64/100[8]
Jukebox:Metal 4/5 stars[9]
NME 7/10 stars[10]
Pitchfork Media (5.3/10)[11]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[12]
Spin 6/10[13]

Sound City: Real to Reel is the official soundtrack of the documentary Sound City. It was officially released on March 12, 2013. The songs "Cut Me Some Slack", "From Can to Can't", "You Can't Fix This", and "Mantra" were made available on Sound City's official YouTube channel on December 14, 2012, January 15, 2013, February 15, 2013, and March 8, 2013, respectively. Dave Grohl founded the supergroup Sound City Players with many of the musicians who appear in this movie and who he played with live for the soundtrack.

The soundtrack received two Grammy Awards: Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media and Best Rock Song (for "Cut Me Some Slack").

Track listing[edit]

Track listing[14]
No. Title Performers Length
1. "Heaven and All" Robert Levon Been, Dave Grohl, Peter Hayes 5:27
2. "Time Slowing Down" Chris Goss, Tim Commerford, Grohl, Brad Wilk 5:58
3. "You Can't Fix This" Stevie Nicks, Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Rami Jaffee 5:56
4. "The Man That Never Was" Rick Springfield, Grohl, Hawkins, Chris Shiflett, Pat Smear 3:24
5. "Your Wife Is Calling" Lee Ving, Grohl, Hawkins, Alain Johannes, Smear 3:20
6. "From Can to Can't" Corey Taylor, Grohl, Rick Nielsen, Scott Reeder 4:50
7. "Centipede" Joshua Homme, Goss, Grohl, Johannes 5:10
8. "A Trick With No Sleeve" Johannes, Grohl, Homme 4:55
9. "Cut Me Some Slack" Paul McCartney, Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Smear 4:38
10. "If I Were Me" Grohl, Jessy Greene, Jaffee, Jim Keltner 4:10
11. "Mantra" Grohl, Homme, Trent Reznor 7:43
Total length: 55:31

Personnel[edit]

  • Credits for Sound City: Real to Reel adapted from AllMusic.[15]

Performance[edit]

Technical[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Australian Albums Chart[16] 6
Austrian Albums Chart[16] 12
Belgian Albums Chart (VL)[16] 17
Belgian Album Chart (WA)[16] 51
Top Canadian Albums[17] 3
Danish Albums Chart[16] 23
Dutch Albums Chart[16] 9
Finnish Albums Chart[16] 33
French Albums Chart[16] 76
New Zealand Albums Chart[16] 5
Norwegian Albums Chart[16] 18
Swiss Albums Chart[16] 14
UK Albums Chart[18] 19
US Billboard 200[17][19] 8
US Billboard Top Hard Rock Albums[17] 1
US Billboard Top Modern Rock/Alternative Albums[17] 2
US Billboard Top Rock Albums[17] 4
US Billboard Top Soundtracks[17] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sound City: Real to Reel reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved April 16, 2013. 
  2. ^ Grierson, Tim (March 12, 2013). "Sound City: Real to Reel Soundtrack Review". About.com. Retrieved May 20, 2013. 
  3. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Sound City: Real to Reel - Review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  4. ^ Stegall, Tim (March 15, 2013). "Review: Sound City". The Austin Chronicle. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  5. ^ Heller, Jason (March 12, 2013). "Various Artists: Sound City: Real To Reel OST". The A.V. Club. Onion Inc. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  6. ^ Pearlman, Mischa (March 6, 2013). "Various Artists Sound City: Real to Reel Review". BBC Music. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  7. ^ Hadusek, Jon (March 12, 2013). "Album Review: Various Artists – Sound City: Real to Reel". Consequence of Sound. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  8. ^ Orzeck, Kurt (March 12, 2013). "Sound City: Real to Reel [soundtrack] - RCA". Filter. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  9. ^ Andy Lye. "Jukebox:Metal review". 
  10. ^ Beaumont, Mark (March 8, 2013). "Sound City Players - Sound City: Real To Reel Soundtrack". NME. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  11. ^ Berman, Stuart (March 13, 2013). "Dave Grohl: Sound City: Real to Reel OST". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  12. ^ Dolan, Jon (March 12, 2013). "Sound City: Real to Reel". Rolling Stone. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  13. ^ Marchese, David (February 11, 2013). "Various Artists, Sound City: Real to Reel". Spin. Retrieved March 14, 2013. 
  14. ^ "Sound City - Real to Reel". iTunes Store. Retrieved March 19, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Sound City: Real to Reel – Credits". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved March 19, 2013. 
  16. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Sound City: Real to Reel various charts". lescharts.com. Retrieved March 26, 2013.
  17. ^ a b c d e f "Sound City: Real to Reel - Awards". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved April 11, 2013. 
  18. ^ Sound City: Real to Reel UK Albums Chart. Official Charts Company. Retrieved March 26, 2013.
  19. ^ "Dave Grohl's Sound City Soundtrack Hits No. 8 on Billboard 200". audioinkradio.com. March 22, 2013. Retrieved March 28, 2013. 

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