Newswire: Get Involved, Internet: L7 is reuniting and Kickstarting a documentary

Music fans could be forgiven for feeling like they’ve stepped into a time warp. Coming right on the heels of a tour announcement from The Jesus And Mary Chain, iconic punk band L7 has announced its return, with several live dates already scheduled (only in Europe for the moment, sadly). It seems that this new activity was inspired in part by a new documentary film about the group, a film whose creators have now turned to Kickstarter to help fund and finish.

L7: Pretend We’re Dead promises to be the definitive account of the band, from its beginning in 1985 through its glory days in the ’90s grunge era and the rise of mainstream punk rock. Director Sarah Price (producer on American Movie, director of The Yes Men and Summercamp!) has sorted through more than 100 hours of unreleased home video footage taken by the band to construct …

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