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Dave Grohl Compares Producer To Ex-girlfriend

Dave Grohl compares working with Butch Vig again to "f***ing a girlfriend you had 20 years ago."The Foo Fighters frontman is making a record with the producer for the first time since he was the...

Kasabian To Close Isle Of Wight Festival

Kasabian are to close the 2011 Isle of Wight Festival.The British band - who were named Best Act In The World Today at the recent Q Awards - have joined the festival's current line-up, which...

Foo Fighters Added To Isle Of Wight Line Up

Foo Fighters will join Pulp and Kings of Leon at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.The US rockers will headline the Saturday night of the event, which kicks off the festival season in the UK...

Dave Grohl's Weird Reunion

Dave Grohl found working with his former Nirvana bandmate Krist Novoselic "a little weird". The Foo Fighters frontman is joined by the bassist on a track on his current group's new album and admits he...

Dave Grohl To Get Silly For New Album

Dave Grohl has been urged to write some "silly" songs for the new Foo Fighters album. The band's bassist, Nate Mendel, requested the group's frontman drop weighty lyrical themes for some of the songs on...

Garbage Back In Studio

Garbage are working on a new album. The 'Stupid Girl' group - fronted by flame haired singer Shirley Manson - had a string of hits in the 90s before releasing their last album, 'Bleed Like...

Housework Before Rock For Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl does the housework before becoming a rock star.The Foo Fighters frontman - who has two children, Violet, four, 18-month-old Harper, with wife Jordyn - is recording his group's latest album in his garage...

Grohl's Homely New Album

The FOO FIGHTERS are recording their new album in DAVE GROHL's garage - so the rocker can spend quality time at home with his children.The star is dad to Violet, four, and Harper, 18 months,...

Dave Grohl's Faithful Guitar

Dave Grohl writes all his songs on the same guitar. Foo Fighters frontman is ritualistic about the way he writes songs and little has changed about the way he puts albums together since the beginning...

Grohl Recruits Former Nirvana Bandmate For New Foo Fighters Track

Former NIRVANA bandmates DAVE GROHL and KRIST NOVOSELIC have reunited to record a new song for the FOO FIGHTERS next album.Sixteen years after the Nevermind rockers split following frontman Kurt Cobain's suicide, the band's drummer...

Nirvana Members Reunite

Nirvana bandmates Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic have recorded a song together.The bassist and drummer in the 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' group - whose career was tragically cut short in 1994 by the suicide of...

Jones Releasing Star-studded Duets Album

Singer NORAH JONES is releasing a star-studded duets album featuring collaborations with artists including the FOO FIGHTERS, DOLLY PARTON and OUTKAST.The Come Away With Me hitmaker has recorded the new disc, titled ...Featuring, which includes...

Dave Grohl Laughs Off Nice Tag

Dave Grohl is not always the "nicest guy in rock". The'Foo Fighters' frontman admits his bandmates would probably disagree with the nickname he is often given because he is not afraid to show his anger....

Foo Fighters Sue Over Aussie Ad

The FOO FIGHTERS have filed suit against executives at an Australian advertising agency over allegations they used one of the band's songs without permission.The rock group, fronted by Dave Grohl, is suing bosses at Brisbane-based...

Paul Mccartney Performing For President

Sir Paul McCartney is to receive the coveted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from Barack Obama next week.The former Beatles star will accept the accolade at a special ceremony at the White House in Washington...

Foo Fighters To Make Rock 'Symphony'

Foo Fighters' next album may be "symphonic".The group are currently working on their long-awaited new LP with producer Butch Vig and despite rumours it is set to be their heaviest work to date, drummer Taylor...

Foo Fighters' 'Awesome' New Songs

Foo Fighters already have 15 "awesome" songs written for their next record. The 'Long Road To Ruin' rockers - led by singer and guitarist Dave Grohl - have made good headway with their seventh album,...

Foo Fighters 'Awesome' New Songs

Foo Fighters already have 15 "awesome" songs written for their next record. The 'Long Road To Ruin' rockers - led by singer and guitarist Dave Grohl - have made good headway with their seventh album,...

Foo Fighters Star Hawkins Lands Royal Guests On New Album

QUEEN stars BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR have given FOO FIGHTERS drummer TAYLOR HAWKINS' side project a boost - by agreeing to guest on the group's new album.The British rockers joined Hawkins' Foo Fighters bandmate...

Robert Pattinson For Kurt Cobain Biopic?

Robert Pattinson is being lined up to pay Kurt Cobain in a biopic of his life. The 23-year-old actor has reportedly been talking with the late Nirvana singer's widow Courtney Love, who will work as...

Foo Fighters Plan Garage Album

DAVE GROHL wants to record the next FOO FIGHTERS album in his garage.The rocker recently revealed he had cancelled the band's planned hiatus after landing the opportunity to work with former Nirvana producer Butch Vig....

Slash & Grohl Bonded Over Their Kids

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL agreed to a guest appearance on SLASH's upcoming solo album after they bonded over chats during the school run.The former Nirvana drummer and the ex-Guns N' Roses guitarist became friends...

Dave Grohl Had Coffee Attack

Dave Grohl had to be taken to hospital after overdosing on coffee.The Them Crooked Vultures rocker - whose bandmates John Paul Jones and Josh Homme recently posted a video online revealing he'd been ordered by...

Grohl Confirms Coffee Hospitalisation

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has confirmed a spoof video poking fun at his coffee "addiction" was based on a real medical emergency - he was admitted to hospital suffering chest pains after his gruelling...

Mgmt Turned Down Lady Gaga

MGMT have turned down supporting slots with Lady Gaga, U2, Coldplay and Foo Fighters.The 'Electric Feel' hitmakers - consisting of Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Martin Goldwasser - are determined not to perform arena shows with...

Foo Fighters Halt Hiatus To Work With Vig

Rockers the FOO FIGHTERS have ended their hiatus after landing the chance to work with NIRVANA producer BUTCH VIG in the studio.Frontman Dave Grohl has abandoned his plans to concentrate on other projects after getting...

Foo Fighters Back To Work

The Foo Fighters have started writing songs for their next album. The band's frontman Dave Grohl said he's already started work on the follow up to 2007s 'Echoes, Silence Patience and Grace' and the band...

Noel Gallagher Gets Courteeners

Noel Gallagher's support acts at his upcoming Teenage Cancer Trust shows have been announced.The former Oasis guitarist will be joined by fellow Manchester rockers The Courteeners on March 25, while rapper-and-singer Plan B will open...

Feminine Rocker Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl wants a woman to portray him in the Kurt Cobain biopic.The Foo Fighters frontman thinks Shelly Duvall - who starred alongside Jack Nicholson in 'The Shining' - would be the perfect choice to...

Dad Rocker Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl says fatherhood has changed the way he makes music.The Foo Fighters frontman - who has two daughters, Violet, three, and nine-month-old Harper, with wife Jordyn - admits the songs he writes are a...

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