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ZBB, Grohl join forces for EP

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 – Zac Brown Band will release "The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1" on Brown's Southern Ground Artists label via iTunes on Dec. 10.

The release features the first studio recording of Day for the Dead, the song which the band performed with Grohl on this year's Country Music Association. Other songs on the release include The Muse, a song written by The Wood Brothers who are also signed to Southern Ground Artists, All Alright and Let It Rain.

"Dave is a musical genius," said ZBB frontman Zac Brown. "It's been amazing to play with him on stage and get to spend time working with him in the studio. We are excited for fans to hear the music we've been able to create together."

The new release marks Zac Brown Band's first collection of songs recorded at the Southern Ground Studios in Nashville. In addition to the traditional ZBB lineup of Brown, John Driskell Hopkins, Jimmy De Martini, Coy Bowles, Chris Fryar, Clay Cook and Daniel de los Reyes, the recordings also feature guest performances by Oteill Burbridge on bass and Grohl on drums.


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