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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...

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...

Foo Fighters Suing Insurance Companies For Not Paying Out Over Cancelled Gigs

Foo Fighters have launched a court case against a group of insurance companies over seven cancelled gigs on their Sonic Highways tour in 2015, claiming that they haven’t been compensated despite clauses concerning personal injury...

Foo Fighters Suing For Insurance Payments Over Cancelled Shows

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

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...

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...

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...

Not Just Coldplay: Dave Grohl Reveals David Bowie Also Turned Down A Collaboration With Him

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has revealed that David Bowie rejected a possible collaboration between the two. In a video shot for Playboy, Grohl and bandmate Pat Smear take a tour around some of Bowie’s...

Dave Grohl To Perform At Oscars

The rock icon joins an extensive list of stars from music and movies who will appear at the Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles on 28 February (16). The full list of stars...

Dave Grohl, Rihanna, John Legend Honour Lionel Richie At Musicares Gala

The former Nirvana drummer joined the likes of Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Pharrell Williams, Florence Welch, Demi Lovato, and Lenny Kravitz at the pre-Grammy Awards tribute in Los Angeles, as they all performed...

Dave Grohl Honours Lemmy With Tattoo Tribute

The Motorhead star passed away on Monday (28Dec15) just four days after his 70th birthday, devastating his longtime pal Dave, who declared "my heart is broken" in a statement issued via his band's...

Motley Crue Dedicate Los Angeles Show To Lemmy

The Motorhead star passed away on Monday just four days after his 70th birthday, and a statement from his band revealed the veteran frontman was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer shortly...

Muse & Foo Fighters Up For Best Headliner Prize At European Festival Awards

The trio will fight it our with Alt-J, Chemical Brothers, Florence + The MAChine, Kendrick Lamar and Kylie Minogue, among others when the ceremony takes place at the Eurosonic Noorderslag in Groningen, The...

Foo Fighters Dedicate Free Album To Paris Victims

The band has been teasing a new release with a countdown on their official website over the last few weeks, and they have finally unveiled a collection of five songs, titled Saint Cecilia....

Foo Fighters Release Surprise Free Ep Dedicated To Paris Victims

Foo Fighters have released a new, free EP overnight, to the surprise of their fans. The Saint Cecilia EP is available for free now on the band's website and features five new tracks. The band...

Prince Cancels European Dates Following Paris Terror Attacks

He joins U2, Foo Fighters and Motorhead, among others, who have scrapped upcoming shows out of respect for the dead and their families. Like Foo Fighters, Prince has also cancelled a string...

Prince Cancels European Tour Following Paris Attacks

Prince has cancelled his upcoming Piano & A Microphone European tour, in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday. Prince’s announcement follows the news that Foo Fighters have also cancelled their European...

Motorhead Cancel Sunday Night Paris Show

Fans at an Eagles of Death Metal concert at the Bataclan were taken hostage and then slaughtered in the chaos, which resulted in the deaths of over 120 people. U2 and Foo...

U2 And Foo Fighters Cancel Gigs Following Paris Attacks

U2 and Foo Fighters have both announced they’ve canceled scheduled gigs in the wake of the attacks in Paris on Friday evening. Foo Fighters will now no longer continue on the rest of their European...

Foo Fighters Axe European Tour After Terrorist Attacks

The rockers had four dates left on the trek, including a gig at the AccorHotels Arena in the French capital on Monday (16Nov15), but Dave Grohl and his bandmates announced the cancellation in...

Bad Brains Guitarist No Longer In Critical Condition

The punk icon, aka Dr. Know, was reportedly in a critical condition due to an undisclosed ailment. His family has released a statement with the good news, writing, "We would like to...

Foo Fighters To Play 'Thank You' Show In Italian City

More than 1,000 fans came together in the northern city of Cesena to perform the song in a bid to convince the rockers to play a show in the region. Footage taken...

Liam Payne: I'm Going To Have 1d Days During Break

Liam Payne is going to have a ''1D day'' during their break.One Direction are set to take some time out following the release of their fifth studio album 'Made In The A.M.' next month and...

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