Latest Foo Fighters News - Page 20


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...

Rocker Grohl Can't Stand Gadgets

DAVE GROHL of the FOO FIGHTERS is such a technophobe, he describes himself as "practically Amish". The star, 38, believes spending so much time behind his drumkit in rock band Nirvana kept him isolated from...

Snoop Gets Mtv Awards Gig

US rap star Snoop Dogg has been named as this year's host for the MTV Europe Music Awards.MTV revealed today that the 36-year-old, whose real name is Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, will MC the event...

By on 30 August 2007

UK Tour For Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters are set to tour the UK later this year including two dates at London's O2 Arena.Hot on the heels of the band's V Festival success, the dates will follow the release of their...

By on 28 August 2007

Grohl: 'Singing Sober Is No Fun'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL performed sober for the first time in years at England's V Festival this weekend (18/19Aug07) - and he hated it. The rocker is used to downing drinks before stepping onstage...

Rainy Finish For V

The Chelmsford leg of this year's V festival concluded with the odd shower or two, but the crowd continued to lap up the Killers' hit-packed set.Playing an opening sequence of tracks from their latest album...

By on 20 August 2007

Foo Fighters Joined On Stage By Grohl's Mother

FOO FIGHTERS fans at English festival V were treated to a special guest on Sunday (19Aug07) - the band were joined on stage by frontman DAVE GROHL's mother. The rocker's hard-men image was dented when...

Foo Fighters Surprise Sleepy V

A chirpy Dave Grohl entertained Weston Park, Staffordshire, in an unexpected gig this lunchtime, ahead of their headline act later today.The Foo Fighters appeared on the Channel 4 stage to perform softer versions of their...

By on 19 August 2007

Foo Fighters' Nirvana Tribute

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has paid homage to his former band NIRVANA during a blistering set at England's V Festival. Following a surprise acoustic show earlier in the day, the U.S. rockers took to...

V Kicks Off In The Sunshine

V festival 2007 kicked off in Essex and Staffordshire today, with fans enjoying a happily rain-free start to the two-day event.The festival has been hit by a number of big-name withdrawals, with Amy Winehouse, The...

By on 18 August 2007

V Festival Shuffles Line-up

V Festival organisers are busy trying to shuffle the line-up for this year's event after high-profile pulls-outs from Amy Winehouse, Bright Eyes and the Bravery.After it was revealed that Mexican acoustic duo Roderigo Y Gabriela...

By on 17 August 2007

Foofighters' Music Helped Trapped Miners

U.S rockers FOO FIGHTERS have credited trapped mine workers for inspiring the band to create "meaningful" music. Frontman David Grohl reveals the group were touched after hearing a trapped miner in Tasmania, Australia, requested an...

V Festival Advocates Sexual Health

V Festival will this year spearhead a sexual health and awareness campaign through goody bags handed out around the two sites.In coalition with the Terrence Higgins Trust (THT), 40,000 goody bags will be dished out...

By on 07 August 2007

Grohl Pokes Fun At Emo

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is poking fun at the emo rock genre in a song on the group's new album Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace. Grohl admits he finds the recent resurgence of "emotional...

Melbourne Venue The Palace Destroyed In Fire

Legendary Australian music venue The Palace, which has played host to NIRVANA, FOO FIGHTERS and IGGY POP, is to be demolished after it was destroyed in a fire on Wednesday (11Jul07). The popular Melbourne haunt,...

Foo Fighters Preview New Material At Exclusive Gig

U.S. rockers FOO FIGHTERS previewed songs from their forthcoming album to just 100 people at an impromptu London gig on Thursday (05Jul07). Frontman Dave Grohl began the exclusive concert at the upstairs bar of the...

Metallica And Kasabian Added To London Live Earth

Metallica, Kasabian and Pussycat Dolls have been added to the line-up for London's Live Earth concert.They will be joined by Terra Naomi, completing the final roster of acts performing at Wembley Stadium on July 7th.The...

By on 20 June 2007

Download Wants Foo Fighters For Next Year

No sooner had this year's Download Festival concluded than the organisers of the event started looking ahead to next year's headliners.The site of this year's festival has only just begun to clear, but already attention...

By on 11 June 2007

The Stooges Set For V Festival

Legendary US punks the Stooges have been added to the line-up for V Festival along with pop star Sinead O'Connor.Iggy Pop and Ron and Scott Asheton have a busy summer schedule ahead of them with...

By on 05 June 2007

Thrills And Mcfly Added To V Festival Line-up

The Thrills and McFly have been added to the V Festival line-up taking place in Chelmsford and Staffordshire.Irish band the Thrills will release their third album Teenager this year and will play V after four...

By on 22 May 2007

Carling Stage Line-ups Announced

The full line-ups for the Carling stage at the Reading and Leeds festivals have been announced, with some surprising additions.Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr will be headlining the stage, bringing his solo offering Yours to...

By on 22 May 2007

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Youth - Trailer

Youth - Trailer

Set in the beautiful Swiss Alps, Youth sees Michael Caine & Harvey Keitel in a fine piece of work.

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

This biopic gallops through the career of groundbreaking gangsta rappers N.W.A, working its way through a checklist of the major events.

Advertisement
New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New reports indicate that eagerly awaited albums by Adele and Coldplay are set...

45 Years - Movie Review

45 Years - Movie Review

Like an antidote to vacuous blockbusters, this intelligent, thoughtful drama packs more intensity into a quiet conversation than any number of...

Advertisement