3 items from 2009
Johnny Depp is to play guitar live with his favourite British band.
The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor is being lined up to appear with Babybird next month when they make their comeback at a small London venue.
Johnny, 46, has already played a large part in the 'You're Gorgeous' hitmakers' return, by directing the video to the first single from their new album 'Ex-Maniac'.
Babybird have previously revealed Johnny was instrumental in getting the album made, after he introduced frontman Stephen Jones to some of his music producer friends.
A spokesperson for the group said: "Grammy nominated producers Bruce Witkin and Ryan Dorn were introduced to Jones by long-time Babybird fan Johnny Depp, who also makes a cameo appearance on the new recording. »
Johnny Depp has teamed up with British group Babybird to record a track for their forthcoming album.
The actor is a keen musician, playing the acoustic guitar in the 2000 movie Chocolat and showing off his skills on a solo album.
And now Depp is using his talent to help Babybird, a band he has loved for years.
A band spokesperson says, "Grammy-nominated producers Bruce Witkin & Ryan Dorn, were introduced to (Babybird frontman Stephen) Jones by long-time Babybird fan Johnny Depp, who makes a cameo appearance on the new recording." »
Johnny Depp will appear on the upcoming sixth studio album from Sheffield group Babybird. Depp was also reportedly instrumental in getting the producers on board for Ex-Maniac, which is due for release by the Stephen Jones-fronted band in February 2010. A group spokesman told MTV: "Grammy nominated producers Bruce Witkin and Ryan Dorn were introduced to Jones by long-time Babybird fan (more) »
- By Mayer Nissim
3 items from 2009
IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.See our NewsDesk partners