Guest, Ohio's most innovative and progressive jam rock act, will be the subject of a full-length, feature-film documentary by the Los Angeles-based production company Conceptual Media Group, entitled A Guest To The Road. Filming and audio recording will take place at both of the high-profile shows below in addition to the band's practice space, and at other select locations throughout Columbus and Athens.

On Friday, May 30th Guest headlines the Newport Music Hall with Ray's Music Exchange and Quana Parker supporting. The Newport Music Hall is located at 1722 N. High Street in Columbus. For more information on this 18+ show call 614.461.LIVE.

Saturday, May 31st Guest will play a marathon end-of-school-year celebration at The Blue Gator. The Blue Gator is located at 63 N. Court St. in Athens, OH. For more information on this 18+ show call 740.594.7271.

Conceptual Media Group will be flying in from Los Angeles and filming with a five person camera crew. The film will have a full script tracing the band's history through interviews, anecdotes and live footage. The intention of Conceptual Media Group and executive producer Bakari Brock is to cohesively weave the engaging stories of each of the band member's lives while incorporating the mastery and artistry of their engaging live show in an attempt to capture the magic of a hyper-talented band on the verge of greatness and fame.

The film is expected to be released November 1st, in conjunction with a live CD featuring audio tracks from the weekend's shows.

After initial release, the DVD will be shown on the film festival circuit and previewed by these companies before pursuing avenues of distribution: Anonymous Content (Being John Malcovich, The Game), Content International (The Cooler, Love Object), Fireworks Entertainment (Rat Race, Empire), Metro Goldwyn Mayer (The Last Waltz), Showtime Networks, and The Sundance Channel.

Visit www.goguest.com for more exciting news about Ohio's favorite up-and-coming jamband.

[Published on: 5/22/03]

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