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Foo Fighters' Pre-gig Booze And Jacko Ritual

Rockers FOO FIGHTERS have an unusual pre-gig ritual - they listen to MICHAEL JACKSON songs and get drunk. Frontman Dave Grohl insists on downing shots of potent liquor Jagermeister, so he can channel his hero...

Grohl Was Drunk Onstage For 15 Years

FOO FIGHTERS rocker DAVE GROHL has performed drunk for the last 15 years, because sobriety onstage leaves him anxious and uptight. The singer confesses it takes a lot of alcohol for him to loosen up...

Grohl Warns Celebs Against Party Lifestyle

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has warned younger celebrities like LINDSAY LOHAN and BRITNEY SPEARS not to give in to the temptation of drugs and alcohol. The 38-year-old rocker - famed for his booze-fuelled antics...

Mika Tops Itunes Chart

Grace Kelly by Mika has been named as the top-selling download single of the year by iTunes.The Lebanese-born singer's second single outsold Rihanna's Umbrella – which went to number one in physical release charts across...

By on 12 December 2007

Grohl Happy With Hansen Comparisons

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is glad FOREIGNER singer KELLY HANSEN is often mistaken for him, because it means he is "decent-looking". The two rockers were in attendance at Led Zeppelin's reunion gig at London's...

Winehouse Up For Six Grammys

British vocalist Amy Winehouse is one of the leading candidates at the 50th Grammy awards after being nominated in six categories.The prestigious list of nominees is headed by US rapper Kanye West, who has been...

By on 07 December 2007

Great Seats At Foos' Wembley Gig

Fans heading to the Foo Fighters 2008 show at Wembley Stadium are in store for a truly unique show, frontman Dave Grohl has revealed.The Monkey Wrench band are playing the massive London venue on June...

By on 23 November 2007

Grohl Demands To See Led Zeppelin Gig

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is so desperate to see LED ZEPPELIN's comeback gig he has denied his wife's pleas to remain at home for Thanksgiving. The rocker - who once said he would drop...

Grohl: 'Hawkins' Overdose Led To A Date With My Wife'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL credits his bandmate TAYLOR HAWKINS' painkillers overdose with giving him the courage to settle down - he immediately asked his future wife out on a date. Hawkins spent two days...

Emas For Muse And Winehouse

UK band Muse picked up two prizes at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) in Munich.The Supermassive Black Hole stars won the best headliner award as well as the gong for the best UK...

By on 02 November 2007

Muse, Winehouse Pick Up Awards

UK band Muse picked up two prizes at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards in Munich.The Muscle Museum stars won the best headliner award as well as the gong for the best UK and Irish...

By on 02 November 2007

Foo Fighters' Scrabble Obsession

FOO FIGHTERS have destroyed their reputation as party-loving rock hellraisers - by confessing they regularly played board games backstage. Bassist Nate Mendel reveals the rockers had to be dragged away from Scrabble games to perform....

Winehouse To Sing At Mtv Awards

MTV has announced that Amy Winehouse will be performing at tonight's Europe Music Awards.The broadcaster said it was delighted to announce the "last-minute addition" to the lineup of performers at the event.Winehouse, who has become...

By on 01 November 2007

Liverpool To Host Mtv Awards

Liverpool will host next year's MTV Europe Music Awards, it has been revealed today. The Merseyside city and home of the Beatles has been chosen as the venue for the 15th awards ceremony which takes place...

By on 31 October 2007

Sugababes Fend Off Britney

The Sugababes have fended off competition from Britney Spears to retain the top spot in the UK singles chart.About You Now, the latest song released by the British girl band, outsold Spears' new single Gimme...

By on 22 October 2007

Bon Jovi + Foo Fighters Get Whacked In Comedy Video

JON BON JOVI and FOO FIGHTERS stars DAVE GROHL and TAYLOR HAWKINS have joined ADAM LEVINE and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE among the stars who have collaborated with U.S. comedian ANDY SAMBERG in a music video. Timberlake...

Arctic Monkeys Named World's Best Act

The Arctic Monkeys have been named the best act in the world today at the 2007 Q Music awards.The Sheffield band beat some heavyweight competition for the prize, scooping the gong ahead of the Killers,...

By on 08 October 2007

Boss Beats Katie To Chart Prize

Bruce Springsteen has beaten Katie Melua to the top of the UK albums chart with his latest release Magic.Melua's third album Pictures entered the charts at two, while Shotter's Nation from Babyshambles was another new...

By on 07 October 2007

Grohl Backs Sex Pistols Chart Campaign

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is spearheading a campaign to send the SEX PISTOLS classic GOD SAVE THE QUEEN to the top of the U.K charts - 20 years after its release. Grohl believes the...

Love: 'Cobain Loathed Grohl'

COURTNEY LOVE has slammed FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL again, insisting her late husband KURT COBAIN "loathed" his NIRVANA bandmate. Love and Grohl have been locked in a fierce feud over copyright for years; this...

Grohl Guitar

FOO FIGHTERS rocker DAVE GROHL has been handed a new guitar honour - his own themed instrument. Bosses at Gibson Guitars have modelled the new DG-335 with the former Nirvana star in mind. Inspired by...

Sugababes Back At Number One

Sugababes have scored their fifth number one hit with new single About You Now.The girl group released their Overloaded best-of album earlier this year and are now back with another hit produced by Dr Luke,...

By on 30 September 2007

Grohl Offended By Britney's Vmas Performance

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL was offended by BRITNEY SPEARS' performance at the MTV VMAS - because he hates lip-synching singers. The former Nirvana drummer believes Spears embarrassed herself during the heavily criticised performance of...

Grohl At Led Zeppelin's 'Beck And Call'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is desperate to play drums for the newly-reformed LED ZEPPELIN and insists he is "at their beck and call". Grohl is eager for the 1970s rockers to get in touch...

Rihanna Up For Three Mtv Awards

R&B singer Rihanna has been nominated for three awards at November's MTV Europe music awards.The Umbrella star is up for the ultimate urban, most addictive track and solo artist of 2007 prizes at the show,...

By on 25 September 2007

Grohl Slams 'Grunge Ringo' Tag

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is stunned by his RINGO STARR comparison, insisting he is nothing like the BEATLES musician. The former Nirvana admits he is not as talented as Starr and believes his success...

Grohl Dedicates Track To Love + Cobain

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL used KURT COBAIN's tempestuous relationship with COURTNEY LOVE as inspiration for a new track. Grohl has hinted he penned his band's new single Let It Die with the Nirvana frontman...

Grohl: 'Rock Stars Shouldn't Be Idolised "

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL wants his fans to stop idolising him - insisting there are more people in the world deserving of the accolade. The former drummer for 1990s grunge band Nirvana can't understand...

Winehouse Up Against Monkeys And Kaisers At Qs

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black has again been nominated for a best record of the year award.The troubled singer's album has been put up for a gong at this year's Q Awards, for which nominations...

By on 13 September 2007

Grohl's Deafness Causes Marriage Problems

FOO FIGHTERS star DAVE GROHL's deafness is causing problems in his marriage because his wife has to repeat herself all the time. The former Nirvana drummer admits all rock star marriages have the same issue...

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