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Foo Fighters Confirmed As Second Glastonbury Headliners

Foo Fighters have been confirmed as this year’s Glastonbury headliners, two years after being forced to pull out of the festival when singer Dave Grohl broke his leg.The band will headline the festival’s Saturday night,...

St. Vincent Unveiled As First Female Record Store Day Ambassador

The singer/songwriter, real name Annie Clark, will become the first female to hold the title in Record Store Day's 10-year history. Previous ambassadors have included Dave Grohl, Jack White, Ozzy Osbourne, and...

Grammy Bosses Apologise For Dave Grohl Error

Recording Academy officials announced Grohl would join the hip hop pioneers and Anderson .Paak for a jam at the prize giving in a press release, but it appears their gig news was "premature"...

Chance The Rapper Pleased To Be Performing At Grammys

Chance The Rapper is thrilled to be performing at the 2017 Grammy Awards.The 'No Problem' rapper - who is nominated for five awards, including Best Rap Song, for which he features on three songs on...

Dave Grohl To Join A Tribe Called Quest For Grammys Jam

The three acts' performance is one of a series of collaborations set for music's big night, also including a duet between country sensation Maren Morris and Alicia Keys. Meanwhile, The Weeknd will...

Ozzy Osbourne Influenced Kurt Cobain's Early Work

The late Nirvana frontman, who died aged 27 in 1994, pioneered the grunge music movement, in the same way Ozzy's group Black Sabbath brought metal to the masses. And now Kurt’s former bandmate Dave Grohl,...

Nirvana's Incesticide For Vinyl Reissue

The grunge group's compilation album, which was first released in December 1992 and features tunes 'Sliver' and 'Son of a Gun', will be remastered by engineer Bernie Grundman for a new double-vinyl in 2017 to...

Dave Grohl Cured James Bay's Grammys Nerves

Dave Grohl made James Bay's nerves go away before he performed at the Grammys. The 'Let It Go' hitmaker awkwardly bumped into the Foo Fighters frontman backstage at the prestigious awards bash in February after...

Foo Fighters To Headline Open'er Festival

Foo Fighters have been confirmed as headliners of Open'er Festival 2017.The rock band - comprised of Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Pat Smear, Nate Mendel, and Chris Shiflett - will take to the stage at the...

Foo Fighters Settle Lawsuit Over Insurance Payments For Cancelled Shows

Dave Grohl and his bandmates were scheduled to perform in Italy and France in November (15), but axed the shows following the terrorist attacks in Paris on 13 November (15), due to safety...

'Nevermind' Baby Recreates Iconic Nirvana Cover 25 Years Later

The naked swimming baby from the cover of Nirvana’s classic Nevermind album has recreated the cover’s iconic image, all grown-up. Spencer Elden was just a few months old when he shot the photo for the...

Nirvana Respond To The Latest 'Kurt Cobain Is Alive!' Conspiracy Theory

Nirvana’s official Facebook page have responded to the latest internet conspiracy theory that suggests frontman Kurt Cobain is still alive, over 20 years after his death. The bizarre theory emerged online this week after a...

Dave Grohl's Mum Collects Stories For New Rocking Mothers Book

Virginia Hanlon Grohl's From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars, which will hit stores next year (Apr17), features anecdotes from the mums of stars like Michael...

Prophets Of Rage Joined By Dave Grohl In Toronto

The politically-charged band, made up of members of Public Enemy, Cypress Hill, and Rage Against the MAChine, was closing out its show at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre when the stars welcomed the Foo...

Rick Springfield Has Never Seen Jessie's Girl Again

The Australian singer turned actor shot to fame off the back of the 1981 song, which he made after moving to the United States. He received a Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance...

Nirvana Producer Insists 'Nevermind Sound Is 90 Per Cent Dave Grohl'

Produced by Butch Vig, Nevermind sold at least 24 million copies worldwide, and is often credited for bringing alternative rock to a mainstream audience. With singer Kurt Cobain, bassist Krist Novoselic, and drummer Grohl embracing...

Taylor Swift Saved Dave Grohl From Humiliating Performance

The Foo Fighters frontman went solo for an acoustic show at the Cannes Lions festival in France on Wednesday night (22Jun16), and before launching into his band's hit Best of You, Dave recalled...

Dave Grohl Fan Launches Fundraiser To Pay For Foo Fighter Star's Time

Frank Pain, a local radio host in Texas, is hoping to raise $35,000 (£24,000) via the GoFundMe initiative, so he can "hang out" with the rock star. "I'm his biggest fan and...

Axl Rose Uses Dave Grohl's Throne For Vegas Gigs

The singer broke his foot during the rock act's 'secret' show in Los Angeles on 1 April (16), and Axl has been forced to 'sit' for the reunited group's foreseeable concerts, including two...

Neil Young Almost Recorded With Nirvana Stars

Butch Vig, the producer of Nirvana's iconic Nevermind album, has revealed he set up a session for the trio after Young showed interest in working with Grohl while the Foo Fighters star was...

Dave Grohl Writes Open Letter To Cornwall Council After Teen Heavy Metal Band Is Stopped From Practising

Rock megastar Dave Grohl has involved himself in a council dispute in Cornwall after he leapt to the defence of a teenage heavy metal band, who have been banned from practising their music in a...

Dave Grohl Writes Support Letter For British Teen Metal Band

Black Leaves of Envy were recently ordered by city council officials in Cornwall, England to keep their garage band practices around 30 or 40 decibels. However, after receiving noise complaints, the...

Foo Fighters Address Break-up Rumours With Spoof Video

Foo Fighters have finally addressed those persistent break-up rumours with a tongue-in-cheek ‘official announcement’ video. And no, it’s not true, the band is still together!In a seven-minute clip posted via the group’s official YouTube page...

Foo Fighters Dismiss Split Rumours In Hilarious Video

On Tuesday night (01Mar16), the rockers teased their fans when they posted a cryptic message on Twitter which read: "Official band announcement tomorrow night. Stay tuned."The announcement was then released on Wednesday (02Mar16) - and...

Not So Everlong - Foo Fighters On Indefinite Hiatus

Fans of the rockers grew both concerned and excited late Tuesday night (01Mar16), when the band posted a cryptic message on Twitter which read: "Official band announcement tomorrow night. Stay tuned." Some...

Foo Fighters Fans Await Big Reveal

Many devotees felt sure the big reveal would revolve around a Dave Grohl solo project or a headlining slot at the upcoming Glastonbury festival in the UK, while others feared it could signal...

Elton John's Oscars Bash Raised $6.2 Million

The host performed at his 24th annual Academy Awards party on Sunday night (28Feb16) for the first time in a decade and entertained celebrity guests like Charlie Sheen, Dave Grohl, Kelly Rowland, Mariah...

Abe Vigoda's Daughter Upset About Oscars Snub

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl performed a cover of The Beatles' Blackbird to pay tribute to late industry figures like Alan Rickman, Christopher Lee, Omar Sharif, James Horner, and David Bowie, as their images...

Dave Grohl Keeps Cool Dad Status With Oscars Performance

The Foo Fighters frontman attended the Oscars for the first time on Sunday night (28Feb16), gracing the red carpet with his wife Jordyn Blum. When quizzed beforehand whether this set would be one of the...

Dave Grohl Requested Lemmy Tribute At Grammys

The heavy metal star died in December (15) after a short battle with cancer, with the Foo Fighters singer attending his funeral in Los Angeles and getting an Ace of Spades tattoo in...

Dave Grohl rose to prominence as the drummer for the acclaimed 90s band Nirvana, before becoming the singer and frontman for the band Foo Fighters. He still makes headlines often for his appearances at musical events and his continued connection to Nirvana and the family of Kurt Cobain. He has also made headlines for his continued connection to the music industry.

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