• Los Angeles September 27th at Wilshire Ebell Theatre

    We’re excited to bring the show to LA on Saturday, September 27th! We will be performing both #1 Record and 3rd/Sister Lovers in their entirety with full orchestration led by guest conductor Van Dyke Parks, featuring an all-star cast of musicians including Jody Stephens (Big Star), Van Dyke Parks, Mike Mills (R.E.M.), The Bangles, Aimee Mann, and Ira Kaplan (Yo La Tengo)…

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    Los Angeles September 27th at Wilshire Ebell Theatre

How It Began

This expedition actually started over five years ago. I’d helped Frank Heath put together a core band of some of my fave studio players, including Tyson Rogers, John Heitzenrater, Jeff Crawford, and Roman Candle, for an evening of Elliot Smith music, “Either/Or,” in 2005. Read more from Chris Stamey about how this project got started...

Nothing Can Hurt Me

BIG STAR: NOTHING CAN HURT ME is a feature-length documentary about legendary Memphis band Big Star. While mainstream success eluded them, Big Star’s three albums have become critically lauded touchstones of the rock music canon. Learn more about the documentary which had a sneak peek premiere at SXSW 2012.