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John Carpenter will perform his iconic film soundtracks live for the first time

on September 30, 2015, 11:03am

Legendary director and composer John Carpenter has just scheduled his live debut at the young age of 67. Known for Halloween, Escape from New York, They Live, and so many more, the Master of Horror will perform selections from his classic soundtracks, as well as songs from his debut album Lost Themesat the 2016 All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival in Iceland.

Set for July 1st – 3rd, ATP Iceland will welcome Carpenter, his son Cody Carpenter, and his godson Daniel Davies (son of The Kinks’ Dave Davies) to the stage alongside a full live band and the promise of “spectacular stage production.”

(Read: Ranking and Dissected: John Carpenter)

Tickets for the event are already on sale here, and are sure to go fast considering the extreme rarity of this performance.

Meanwhile, Carpenter has a remix collection of Lost Themes due out on October 16th, and is said to be working on a follow-up. For more, check out our interview with the legend himself from earlier this year.

Below, watch the announcement video for Carpenter’s ATP appearance.

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