Machine Gun Kelly Releases “simple Man” (Live) From Official Roadies Soundtrack Today

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NEW YORK, NY (August 12th, 2016) – Today, Republic Records and Stardog Recordsrelease the seventh track from the ROADIES official soundtrack album (“Music From the SHOWTIME Original Series ROADIES”)— series star Machine Gun Kelly’s (Colson Baker) “Simple Man” (Live). Listen to it exclusively on Apple Music HERE. Fans who pre-order the soundtrack will get an instant download of the track.

Meanwhile, the album pre-order unlocks instant downloads of the previously released tracksLindsey Buckingham’s “Big Love” (Live), Reignwolf’s “Are You Satisfied?” (Live), My Morning Jacket’s “The First Time” (Studio Recording), Lucius’ “Born Again Teen” (Live), John Mellencamp’s “Longest Days” (Live), and Best Coast’s “Feeling Ok” (Live).

Pre-order it HERE!

For the soundtrack, ROADIES star and gold-selling critically acclaimed rapper, singer, and artistMachine Gun Kelly serves up his own soulful live take of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s classic “Simple Man.” Showing a different side of himself, he imbues a raw power and energy into the acoustic Southern rock staple. His character Wes performs the song during a key moment of the show. Make sure to tune in to the next episode Sunday, August 14th!

Since the SHOWTIME® series premiere of ROADIES, each episode has boasted unforgettable performances, including Lindsey Buckingham, The Head & the Heart, Reignwolf, John Mellencamp, Jim James (of My Morning Jacket), and more. Meanwhile, the soundtrack features new and live music from a combination of rock ‘n’ roll legends and critically acclaimed modern voices, representing the classic and modern vanguards. The full 16-song tracklisting is revealed below.

ROADIES airs on SHOWTIME Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on air, on demand and over the internet. The season finale will air Sunday, August 28th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

From creator, executive producer, writer and director Cameron Crowe, ROADIES offers a look into the reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of roadies who live for music and the de facto family they’ve formed along the way. Luke Wilson, Screen Actors Guild® Award nominee Carla Gugino, Imogen Poots, Rafe Spall, Academy Award® nominee Keisha Castle-Hughes, Peter Cambor, Colson Baker a.k.a. Machine Gun Kelly, and Ron White star in the ensemble cast. Luis Guzman, Jacqueline Byers, Finesse Mitchell, Branscombe Richmond and Tanc Sade guest star. Emmy and Tony® nominee Winnie Holzman serves as writer and executive producer, along with Emmy® winner J.J. Abrams, Crowe, Len Goldstein and Emmy winner Bryan Burk. Kathy Lingg is co-executive producer. ROADIES is produced by Bad Robot Productions, Vinyl Films and Dooley & Company Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television.

1. I Wish I Was Sober (Roadies Remix) – Frightened Rabbit ft. Mike McCready
2. Are You Satisfied? (Live) – Reignwolf
3. Big Love (Live) – Lindsey Buckingham
4. The First Time ( ?? ??    )   – My Morning Jacket
5. Born Again Teen (Live) – Lucius
6. Longest Days (Live) – John Mellencamp
7. Feeling OK (Live) – Best Coast
8. Simple Man (Live) – Machine Gun Kelly
9. You Don’t Get Me High Anymore (Live) – Phantogram
10. All We Ever Knew (Live Soundcheck) – The Head And The Heart
11. They Are All In Love (Live) – Jim James
12. Sayonara Judge (Live) – Robyn Hitchcock
13. Willin’ (Live) – Jackson Browne & Lucius ft. Greg Leisz
14. A Little Crazy (Live) – Nicole Atkins
15. The Healing (Live) – Gary Clark Jr.
16. Man of the Hour (Live) – Eddie Vedder

Pre-order ROADIES Official Soundtrack album (“Music From the SHOWTIME® Original Series ROADIES”)

With a discography that includes albums on Digital Nations (a Steve Vai imprint), music critic Louis Raphael has always kept a pulse on the San Francisco music scene. After years as the San Francisco Music Examiner for and, he decided to start Music in SF® as a way to showcase what the San Francisco music scene really has to offer.

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