JOE SATRIANI: SATCHURATED IN 3D
IN SELECT THEATRES
NOW PLAYING INTERNATIONALLY!
About the Film
“Satchurated” was filmed live on “The Wormhole Tour” in support of Satriani’s new album “Black Swans And Wormhole Wizards” at the Metropolis in Montreal, Canada on December 12th of 2010. The film is directed by award-winning filmmakers François and Pierre Lamoureux and produced by Cinemusica and Fogolabs. ”Satchurated” will be the first 3D theatrical concert film release with 7.1 Dolby Surround Sound for the ultimate cinematic experience.
Joe Satriani is one of the most famous, respected, and innovative guitar players in the world today, with a large US and international following. Voted #6 All-Time Best Guitarist by Guitarist Magazine (UK) and voted Best Guitarist of the Year three times by Guitar World Magazine. This is Joe’s first 3D performance to add to his steady stream of studio live recordings that have sold more than 10 million copies worldwide and has been nominated for 15 GRAMMY’s. Joe continues to tour and to date has sold over 4 million concert tickets during his career that began in the 80’s.
About Joe Satriani
While enjoying a successful solo career for many years he has also collaborated with some of the world’s biggest artists. In 1988 he as lead guitarist on Mick Jagger’s first solo tour and in 1994 he as lead guitarist for Deep Purple. His former students include Kirk Hammett (Metallica) and Steve Vai (Frank Zappa, David Lee Roth, Whitesnake). 2008 was the start of an exciting new project, when Satriani formed the super group “Chickenfoot” along with former members of Van Halen: Sammy Hagar and Michael Antony and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith. The band released their debut album in 2009 to critical and commercial success, followed by a world tour. They are currently in the studio recording their second album to be released in 2012.
About the Filmmakers
Pierre & Francois Lamoureux’s films have a won a Grammy, an Emmy, two Juno, two Gemini, a multitude of industry and technical awards, sold millions of copies on Blu-ray and DVD and aired all all around the world. The filmmaking duo have directed and/or produced concert films and music documentaries for RUSH, The Who, Harry Connick, Jr., Slipknot, Rihanna, The Pretenders, Zappa Plays Zappa, Branford Marsalis, Cowboy Junkies, Collective Soul, Ben Harper, Willie Nelson, Deep Purple, The Stray Cats and others.