By Bad Seed
DARK STREETS is a stylish noir fever dream of blues music, seduction, and murder set in a visually dazzling fantasy of the 1930’s. DARK STREETS featuring Toledo in his first feature film. In theatres this Friday (Dec 12th)! www.darkstreetsmovie.com
The film features 12 original songs written by James Compton, Tim Brown and Tony DeMeur, with dance numbers choreographed by Keith Young (known for RENT). The song & dance numbers feature the beautiful Bijou Phillips and Izabella Miko, as well as underground performer Toledo, and a stage full of L.A.’s most talented dancers. Original off-camera songs are performed by some of the best contemporary blues artists alive today, including Dr. John, Etta James, Natalie Cole, Aaron Neville, Solomon Burke and Richie Sambora. The film’s rich blues score is composed by George Acogny (BLOOD DIAMOND), featuring BB King. Check out the soundtrack album too!
This film is dedicated to the blues musicians of New Orleans affected by Hurricane Katrina. A portion of the film's profits will be donated to them via The Blues Initiative.