Cameron shares some personal stories on how he learned about sex for the October, 1975 issue of Rolling Stone. You’ll recognized a few of these anecdotes as they made their way into Almost Famous.
How I Learned About Sex
Tom Petty’s birthday is coming up this Sunday, but let’s get a head start by celebrating today. If you dig into the Journalism section you’ll find Rolling Stone stories from from April, 1978 and October, 1978 . Also, don’t forget about Cameron’s liner notes for Tom’s 2000 greatest hits collection, Anthology. One last thing, Cameron’s first directorial job was Heartbreaker’s Beach Party for MTV and you can view a snippet below of Cameron over at Tom’s house.
There’s been a lot of PJ20 activity these past few weeks, huh? As Pearl Jam gets set to release its new album Lightning Bolt, Pearl Jam Twenty will air on VH1 as part of their Rock Docs series this Saturday, Oct. 12th. Lightning Bolt is released worldwide on Tuesday, October 15th.
Jackson Browne turns 65 today and we thought we’d look back at some of his collaborations with Cameron. First up is the LA. Times interview from early 1974, followed by the more in-depth Rolling Stone cover story from May, 1974. Lastly, there’s the Running on Empty liner notes from the remastered version that was released in November, 2005. Enjoy!
The Untitled Hawaii project is officially underway. As you can see above, the production began filming on September 26th with Eric Gautier (Motorcycle Diaries, Into the Wild) as Cinematographer. Stay tuned as we begin to share images and much more from the set very soon. Mahalo!
The Prince Charles Cinema in London, England continues their recent showing of Cameron’s films with Fast Times at Ridgemont High. The film will be shown on Sunday, October 6th. More info and tickets can be purchased on their official site. Give us a shout and send us some pics if you’re able to attend.