Video footage of SOUNDGARDEN/ex-AUDIOSLAVE singer Chris Cornell talking about his new song “The Keeper”, lead track on the original motion picture soundtrack for forthcoming movie “Machine Gun Preacher”, can be seen below. A video for the track is being helmed by Isaac Rentz (CAGE THE ELEPHANT, MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA).
Based on a true story, “Machine Gun Preacher” is directed by Marc Forster (“Finding Neverland”, “Monster’s Ball”) and stars Gerard Butler (“300”, “The Phantom Of The Opera”) as Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing criminal who finds faith leading him on a path to East Africa. Shocked by the mayhem in Sudan, Childers becomes a crusader for hundreds of refugee children fleeing death and enslavement.
The full soundtrack album will be released on September 20.
“Machine Gun Preacher” hits select U.S. theatres on September 23.
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