Dave Grohl, Corey Taylor Debut 'Sound City' Collaboration, 'From Can to Can't'

Song will appear on soundtrack to Grohl's documentary

Dave Grohl and Corey Taylor premiere collaboration, 'From Can to Can't'.
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for the Global Citizen Festival; Burak Cingi/Redferns via Getty Images
January 15, 2013 5:45 PM ET

Dave Grohl and Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor have released their new collaboration "From Can to Can't" off Sound City – Real to Reel, the soundtrack to Grohl's upcoming documentary. 

The slow-burning rocker, which premiered today on the BBC (listen to a radio rip at Antiquiet), also features Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen and Scott Reeder of Kyuss; all except Reeder are set to play with the Sound City Players when they take the stage in Park City, Utah on January 18th to celebrate the Sundance premiere of Grohl's directorial debut. 

Preview: Tom Petty, Trent Reznor Reminisce in Dave Grohl's 'Sound City' Documentary

Sound City – Real to Reel is slated for release on March 12th and is packed with collaborations like Grohl, Stevie Nicks, Taylor Hawkins and Rami Jaffee; Josh Homme, Chris Goss, Grohl and Alain Johannes; as well as the Nirvana-Paul McCartney track performed at the "12-12-12" Sandy Benefit, "Cut Me Some Slack." Sound Citywhich tells the story of the famed Van Nuys, California recording studiowill hit theaters on January 31st, with a digital release on February 1st.

To read the new issue of Rolling Stone online, plus the entire RS archive: Click Here

Music Main Next

blog comments powered by Disqus
Around the Web
Powered By ZergNet
Daily Newsletter

Get the latest RS news in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the Rolling Stone newsletter and special offers from RS and its
marketing partners.


We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Rolling Stone and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

Song Stories


Mariah Carey | 1995

Serendipity stuck when Mariah Carey rediscovered the glitchy Tom Tom Club hook, a sample of which is the heart of this upbeat slice of dance pop. "I had the melody idea for 'Fantasy' and I was listening to the radio and heard 'Genius of Love,' and I hadn't heard it in a long time," Carey said. "It reminded me of growing up and listening to the radio and that feeling the song gave me seemed to go with the melody and basic idea I had for 'Fantasy.' I initially told [co-writer] Dave Hall about the idea, and we did it. We called up the Tom Tom Club and they were really into it."

More Song Stories entries »