Foo Fighters

Dave Grohl & Pat Smear Tour David Bowie's Favorite L.A. Haunts

Days after covering David Bowie 's "Man Who Sold The World" at the 2016 Grammys with Beck , Foo Fighters & Nirvana alum Dave Grohl and Pat Smear embarked on a tour throughout Los Angeles, visiting many of Bowie's haunts for Playboy Magazine . During the ride, Grohl and Smear discuss their...
Read More

Dave Grohl Says Nirvana Became 'Too Big Too Quick'

While being interviewed by Photographer/Director Sam Jones , Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl explained Nirvana 's skyrocket to fame, along with its downfalls, as well as making the transition from drummer to lead singer in his own band. "Unfortunately, Nirvana became too big too quick. Bands are...
Read More

A Most Metal Tribute To Lemmy With Phil Anselmo And Members Of Metallica, Slayer, And Foo Fighters

Last Friday, Dimebash , the annual tribute concert for former Pantera/Damage Plan guitarist Dimebag Darrell, featured one of the most Metal moments in music history. Former Pantera vocalist Phil Anselmo was joined by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo , former Slayer drum God Dave Lombardo , and...
Read More

Foo Fighters, Weezer, and Cage The Elephant Fight To Keep Rock Alive

Whether it's dawned on you or now, Nirvana 's Nevermind album is more than 20 years old. Dave Grohl has come a long way from a punk-rock virtuoso to a modern rock god that still values the integrity and value of recording an entire album to magnetic tape instead of going today's more common digital...
Read More

Ethiopian Kids Celebrate Dave Grohl's Birthday By Singing Nirvana

It may not seem like it, but Dave Grohl is turning 47 today (January 14th). In case you ever wondered just how great the music he has created in Nirvana and in the Foo Fighters has had on people, a group of school children in Ethiopia came together to sing and lip-synch the immortal "Smells Like...
Read More

The Rockin' 1000 Return With Online Cover Of Foo Fighters' 'Saint Cecelia'

Last year, one of the biggest viral videos showcased 1,000 musicians covering "Learn To Fly" by the Foo Fighters in an open field. Organized by Fabio Zaffagnini , the purpose of the video was to get the band's attention to ask them to play in Cesena, Italy during their European tour. With 28...
Read More

Dave Grohl Honors Lemmy With 'Ace Of Spades' Tattoo

Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters , much like literally everyone in rock, was devastated at the news of the passing of Lemmy Kilmister . Within hours of his death, Dave Grohl gave himself a permanent reminder of the Motorhead frontman by getting an Ace of Spades tattoo on his left arm. Dave Grohl...
Read More

Top Rock Stories of 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, we look back at some of the biggest rock stories to hit the news. This year has been met with a strong mixture of emotions emanating from the rock and roll community. There has been tragedy, loss, and sorrow. But there has also been joy, exhilaration, and excitement as...
Read More

Foo Fighters Invite Viral "Rockin' 1000" Organizer Onstage

It took lots of hard work for all of the organizers and musicians of the Rockin' 1000 to put together a viral invitation video to the Foo Fighters to play in their town of Cesena, Italy. After agreeing to play, a few months later, the Foo Fighters fulfilled their promise to the Rockin' 1000. Midway...
Read More

Butch Vig Details Possible Timeline for 'Sonic Highways 2'

Butch Vig , who you may know as a member of Garbage , is also one of the leading music producers in modern rock. He is responsible for such albums as Nevermind by Nirvana , Gish by the Smashing Pumpkins , Dirty by the Sonic Youth , and Wasting Light by the Foo Fighters . In an interview with...
Read More

Pages