Born Innocent: The Redd Kross Story

demetriosdemetrios canadaPosts: 56,810

Interviews will include
Jeff Ament (Pearl Jam)

 In 1987, Redd Kross played a show at the Crescent Ballroom in Tacoma that was attended by members of Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Soundgarden. They proved that a band could have a heavy guitar attack and still have great pop melodies, an approach that Nirvana would take to world domination. 





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  • Spiritual_ChaosSpiritual_Chaos Posts: 16,005
    edited September 4
    I saw Red Kross open up for Melvins here in town a few years back. I had to run to the concert straight after seeing Pearl Jam: Lets Play Two in the cinema - where Jeff Ament sports a Gene Simmons shirt. 

    On my way into the show I spotted a Melvins showposter which was a Nun in Gene Simmons makeup.



    And when I, out of breath, came into the actual concert Red Kross was in the middle of playing a cover of Deuce.




    The man they call my enemy. I've seen his eyes, he looks just like me - A mirror...
  • PJammer4lifePJammer4life Posts: 1,918
    Saw Redd Kross and Meat Puppets open for STP in 1994. 
    Bridge Benefit 1994, San Francisco 1995, San Diego 1995 1 & 2, Missoula 1998, Los Angeles 2000, San Diego 2000, Eddie Vedder/Beck 2/26/2002, Santa Barbara 2003, Irvine 2003, San Diego 2003, Vancouver 2005, Gorge 2005, San Diego 2006, Los Angeles 2006 1 & 2, Santa Barbara 2006, Eddie Vedder 4/10/08, Eddie Vedder 4/12/08, Eddie Vedder 4/15/08, 7/12/2008, SF 8/28/09, LA 9/30/09, LA 10/1/09, LA 10/06/09, LA 10/07/09, San Diego 10/09/09, Eddie Vedder 7/6/2011, Eddie Vedder 7/8/2011, PJ20 9/3/2011, PJ20 9/4/2011, Vancouver 9/25/2011, San Diego 11/21/13, LA 11/24/13
  • demetriosdemetrios canadaPosts: 56,810

    HOW YOU CAN HELP

    This film is only going to be possible with the help of you (Redd Kross fans, punk fans, power pop fans, bubblegum fans, Los Angeles history fans, 70’s “trash” culture fans, rock doc fans, independent film fans, and anyone who loves rock and roll!). We want this to be your film just as much as it is ours. The more people who participate, the more chance we have of getting the story out. To help out, please Twitter it, “Like” us on Facebook, email this Kickstarter link to friends or people who you think might like Redd Kross and this film.
    We are also actively looking for any archival footage of the band. If you've got video or photos from any era of Redd Kross, send it our way!
    Thank you for reading this and for your support!

  • demetriosdemetrios canadaPosts: 56,810
     :) 
  • apirk72apirk72 Posts: 231
    Really hope this gets made really hope this gets made, love Redd Kross
  • demetriosdemetrios canadaPosts: 56,810
    Bump!
  • raindog80raindog80 Reggio Emilia, ItalyPosts: 531
    "I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things" - Tom Waits
    pearljamonline.it
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