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Grohl Thought Nirvana Reading Show Would End Band

DAVE GROHL was convinced NIRVANA's concert at the U.K.'s Reading festival in 1992 would be so disastrous, it would end the band's career forever.The trio's headlining slot at the event has become one of the...

Dave Grohl Wanted To ''Surprise'' People With Them Crooked Vultures.

Dave Grohl wanted to "surprise" people with Them Crooked Vultures.The rocker - who recently formed the new supergroup with Queens Of The Stone Age guitarist Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones -...

Grohl Has Bonham's Symbol Tattooed Three Times

FOO FIGHTERS star DAVE GROHL is such a big fan of late LED ZEPPELIN drummer JOHN BONHAM he has the rocker's Zoso symbol tattooed three times.Bonham came up with the three-circle design when asked to...

Comic Actor Chris Martin

Chris Martin should be a comedy star.The Coldplay singer - who is married to actress Gwyneth Paltrow - has been urged by 'Goldfinger' rockers Ash to widen his career and seek acting roles after impressing...

Dave Grohl's Musical Blind Date

Dave Grohl formed his latest band through a musical "blind date". The Foo Fighters singer got the other members of supergroup Them Crooked Vultures - Queens Of The Stone Age guitarist Josh Homme and Led...

Them Crooked Vultures Formed Over Medieval Meal

DAVE GROHL formed rock supergroup THEM CROOKED VULTURES by inviting JOSH HOMME and JOHN PAUL JONES to join him on a "blind date" at a medieval banquet.The Foo Fighters frontman invited Queens Of The Stone...

Dave Grohl's Kurt Premonition

Dave Grohl knew Kurt Cobain would die young. The ex-Nirvana drummer revealed he could tell that the volatile singer and guitarist was fragile and had already prepared for an incident such as his death by...

Grohl: 'I Knew Cobain Would Die Young'

DAVE GROHL always knew his NIRVANA bandmate KURT COBAIN would die young - so he prepared himself for his pal's early death.Cobain was found dead in his Seattle, Washington home in 1994, aged 27, and...

No Doubt Sue Over Computer Game

No Doubt are suing the makers of a music video game.The American rock group agreed to have their name and likenesses used in 'Band Hero', but the band's manager, Jim Guerinot, said they were "mortified"...

Grohl Unhappy About Greatest Hits Album

FOO FIGHTERS rocker DAVE GROHL is unhappy with the band's new Greatest Hits album, insisting they should have waited until they were ready to retire to release it.Grohl insists he and his bandmates had no...

Dave Grohl's Premature Release

Dave Grohl isn't happy with the "premature" Foo Fighters Greatest Hits record. The frontman said the album has been put together to fulfil the obligations of the band's record deal and that he doesn't feel...

Alice In Chains Have 'Kinship' With Grohl

Rockers ALICE IN CHAINS have a special connection with DAVE GROHL because they have all experienced the tragic death of a bandmate.Grohl's previous band, Nirvana, disbanded in 1994 after singer Kurt Cobain was found dead...

Slash Finishing Solo Album

Slash is finishing recording his solo album today (04.11.09). The former 'Guns N Roses' guitarist said he's recording the last song for his debut solo album - which will feature a number of guest vocalists...

John Paul Jones' Zeppelin Relief

John Paul Jones is "happy" that Led Zeppelin didn't reform.It had been planned for the veteran group to reunite - possibly without singer Robert Plant - last year, but the idea was later scrapped and...

Nirvana Stars 'Dismayed' With Cobain Guitar Hero

Former NIRVANA stars DAVE GROHL and KRIST NOVOSELIC have hit out at the makers of a Guitar Hero game featuring KURT COBAIN, just days after the late star's wife COURTNEY LOVE threatened legal action against...

Grohl, Homme And Jones To Make Live Debut As Them Crooked Vultures

DAVE GROHL, JOSH HOMME and JOHN PAUL JONES will make their live debut as rock supergroup THEM CROOKED VULTURES at a concert in Chicago, Illinois this weekend.The Foo Fighters frontman, Queens Of The Stone Age...

Grohl Loves His Alley

FOO FIGHTERS star DAVE GROHL is thrilled with the street named after him in his native Warren, Ohio, because it has always been one of his favourite places.The rocker unveiled David Grohl Alley on Saturday...

Grohl Gets An Alley

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is to be honoured in his native Warren, Ohio with his own alley.The rocker is expected to attend the unveiling of David Grohl Alley on Saturday (01Aug09). Grohl was born...

Grohl, Jones And Homme Form Supergroup

DAVE GROHL is forming a spectacular new supergroup with LED ZEPPELIN bassist JOHN PAUL JONES and QUEEN OF THE STONE AGE star JOSH HOMME, according to reports.The trio is currently holed up in a Los...

Grohl Is A Dad Again

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has become a father for the second time - his wife JORDYN BLUM has given birth to a baby girl. The couple welcomed its second daughter, Harper Willow Grohl, into the...

Grohl Wows Diners With Three-minute Classic Rock Medley And Acid Chat

FOO FIGHTERS star DAVE GROHL wowed the intimate crowd at Los Angeles' Largo dinner club on Wednesday night (18Mar09) as he ripped through his favourite classic rock songs during a three-minute medley with composer/singer JON...

Hawkins Defends Grohl

Taylor Hawkins has defended his bandmate Dave Grohl after it was suggested that he is the controlling member of the FOO FIGHTERS.Grohl has been fronting the massively-successful rock band since stepping from behind the drumkit...

By on 17 February 2009

Grohl Called In To Replace Clapton's Drummer

Rocker DAVE GROHL landed his dream job backing SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (08Feb09) - because the former BEATLE's regular drummer was on tour with ERIC CLAPTON. The former Nirvana percussionist and...

Hawkins Defends 'Control Freak' Grohl

FOO FIGHTERS drummer TAYLOR HAWKINS has defended the band's frontman DAVE GROHL against accusations he is a dominating force in the band - calling him "the nicest control freak you ever meet". Grohl, who previously drummed...

Radiohead Confirmed For 2009 Grammys Appearance

Grammy nominees Radiohead are to perform at the Los Angeles ceremony next month, it has been announced.The Oxford-based quintet are nominated for the album of the year prize for In Rainbows as well as best...

By on 26 January 2009

Grohl + Vedder Lead Drake Tribute

Rockers DAVE GROHL and EDDIE VEDDER are among the stars fronting a new tribute album to late singer/songwriter NICK DRAKE. The untitled covers album will also feature Drake fans Norah Jones and Jack Johnson and...

Moon And Mercury Named In Dream Rock Band Lineup

The ultimate rock band would be composed of Keith Moon, Eric Clapton and Freddie Mercury, according to a new survey,A poll conducted on behalf of Guitar Hero World Tour found that the late, great Keith...

By on 14 November 2008

Grohl Contributes To The Prodigy Album

British dance group THE PRODIGY have scored a guest appearance from FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL for their upcoming album - their first in five years. The Firestarter hitmakers' last LP, Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned,...

Foo Fighters Named Band Of Year At Classic Rock Awards

Foo Fighters and Whitesnake were the major winners at the Classic Rock awards, held in central London on Monday night.Foo Fighters' frontman Dave Grohl sent a video acceptance speech thanking readers after winning band of...

By on 04 November 2008

Grohl And Wife Expecting Second Child

FOO FIGHTERS rocker DAVE GROHL is to become a dad for a second time - his wife JORDYN BLUM is pregnant. The couple's representative confirmed the news to People.com, although no further details were released....

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