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Foo Fighters Tour American Rock History In Latest Album "Sonic Highways"

Yes, hello, the big musical news this weekend is that Foo Fighters are finally releasing the documentary Sonic Highways. The HBO docu-series debuted on October 17, matching the forthcoming release of their eponymous eighth studio...

Dave Grohl Talked Out Of Album Project By Taylor Hawkins

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl wanted to re-record the group's debut album to mark its 20th anniversary until his bandmate Taylor Hawkins convinced him it was the "worst idea" he had ever had.Grohl recorded the...

Glastonbury Rumours: Fleetwood Mac Say No, Foo Fighters Say Maybe

Glastonbury speculation time! Two bits of news have emerged in the last 24 hours that have changed the minds of opinion-formers as to who will be headlining the 2015 edition of the wildly popular British...

Dave Grohl Wants Them Crooked Vultures Reunion

Dave Grohl wants to make another Them Crooked Vultures record.The Foo Fighters frontman would love to reunite with his supergroup bandmates, Queens of the Stone Age singer Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones,...

Bbc Bosses Apologise Over Foo Fighters Double Blunder

Bbc executives have issued an apology after the Foo Fighters' new song was broadcast uncensored on the organisation's flagship radio station.Radio 1 host Zane Lowe issued an apology on air on Wednesday night (05Nov14) after...

Dave Grohl Slams Bands Who Play Old Albums In Full

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has slammed bands who play old albums live in their entirety. However, in the same interview, he also admitted that he had been tempted to revisit his band’s self-titled 1995...

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The Foo Fighters will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a massive stadium concert in Washington D.C. The 20th Anniversary Blowout show will take place at RFK Stadium on Independence Day (04Jul) next year (15). Dave...

Why Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl Got "Bored" Of Recording Studios

The recording sessions for Foo Fighters' highly anticipated eight studio album, 'Sonic Highways,' took place in eight cities across the US, and were filmed as part of a HBO series about the process of making...

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Foo Fighters performed a Halloween night (31Oct14) gig in Nashville, Tennessee dressed up as rockers Kiss.

Dave Grohl Bored Of Studios

Dave Grohl is bored by the idea of simply recording an album in a studio. The Foo Fighters frontman and his bandmates travelled to various cities in the US to record tracks for their new...

Foo Fighters To Recreate Debut Tour

Dave Grohl wants to recreate his band Foo Fighters' first ever tour to celebrate their 20th anniversary of live performance next year (15).The band first performed in public in February, 1995 before heading out on...

Foo Fighters Nate Mendel Plotting Solo Project

Foo Fighters bassist Nate Mendel is working on a solo album.Mendel, plans to launch his solo career while juggling his duties with Dave Grohl and his fellow Foo Fighters bandmates, as the group is due...

Dave Grohl: Kurt Cobain's Death Made Me Afraid Of Music

Dave Grohl was ''afraid of music'' after Kurt Cobain's death.The Foo Fighters frontman has admitted his former Nirvana bandmate's suicide in 1994 shook him so much he found it difficult to listen to songs which...

Dave Grohl Would Make Great Director

Dave Grohl could become a director.The Foo Fighters frontman could have a career as a film director after he successful created a documentary to mark the band's 20th anniversary.Speaking about his friend's potential career change,...

Foo Fighters Will Not Be Playing Isle Of Wight Festival Next Year

One Isle of Wight Festival fan’s desperate attempt to get one of his favourite bands to one of his favourite gigs has backfired after the head of the IoW Fest revealed the Foo Fighters had...

Foo Fighters End Week-long Tv Residency With Hero Rick Nielsen

Rockers the Foo Fighters closed out their week-long residency on America's The Late Show With David Letterman by performing their new single with Cheap Trick star Rick Nielsen.Dave Grohl and his bandmates, who are all...

Paul Potts Covered Foo Fighterss For Wife

Paul Potts covered a Foo Fighters song on his new album to please his wife. The 44-year-old singer performed his own version of the US band's hit 'Home' on his fourth album, also called 'Home',...

Friends And Heroes Join Foo Fighters For Tv Residency

Heart stars Nancy and Ann Wilson, Zac Brown and legendary singer/songwriter Tony Joe White have been giving the Foo Fighters something to sing about during the group's week-long residency on U.S. Tv show The Late...

Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins And Perry Farrell Team Up For Impromptu Rolling Stones Cover In Nyc

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins provided a special treat for those in attendance at New York's McKittrick Hotel on Monday night (October 13th), joining Perry Farrell onstage to cover the Rolling Stones’ classic...

Courtney Love And Dave Grohl End Feud

Courtney Love and Dave Grohl have ended their feud by placing a $10,000 bet over strippers.The pair - who hadn't spoken for 20 years since the death of Courtney's husband, Dave's Nirvana bandmate Kurt Cobain...

Dave Grohl Explores Musical History

Dave Grohl explored the ''regional relevance of music'' while recording Foo Fighters' new album.The 'Monkey Wrench' rockers have travelled to various cities in the US to record tracks for their new album 'Sonic Highways' -...

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The Foo Fighters are taking up a week-long residency on U.S. Tv's Late Show With David Letterman from next Monday (13Oct14) to perform tracks from their forthcoming album, Sonic Highways. The band will play with...

Foo Fighters Fans Reach Donation Target For Second U.k. Gig

Foo Fighters fans have surpassed a crowdfunding target to bring the band to Cornwall, England for a show, marking the second campaign to successfully reach its goal in the U.K.Fans of the Everlong hitmakers launched...

Foo Fighters Fans Hit Donation Target For U.k. Gig

Fans of rockers the Foo Fighters have hit a Kickstarter.com target to bring the band to Birmingham, England for a show.Just weeks after a devotee in Richmond, Virginia was successful in securing Dave Grohl's group...

British Foo Fighters Fans Raise $110,000 For Gig On Kickstarter

British Foo Fighters fans have raised $110,000 (£70,000) on a crowd-funding page in an effort to persuade the band to perform in the U.K.The devotees want Dave Grohl and his band to play an entirely...

Jack White's Publicist: 'Foo Fighters Comments Were Made In Jest'

Jack White has reached out to fellow rocker Dave Grohl to explain himself after appearing to take aim at his band the Foo Fighters for no reason during a concert in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday...

Foo Fighters Receive Heroes' Welcome In Virginia For Crowdfunded Show

The Foo Fighters returned to Virginia to play their first gig in Richmond in 16 years following a high-profile campaign by fans to bring the band back to the city.Local officials declared Wednesday (17Sep14) to...

Foo Fighters Wow Prince Harry At Invictus Games

Foo Fighters wowed Prince Harry as they closed the Invictus Games last night (14.09.14). The US rockers were introduced to the stage by the flame-haired royal and he gave frontman Dave Grohl a warming embracing...

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"@SoundCityStudio Thank you, Tom. For all the music... Tom Skeeter Rip." Dave Grohl's band Foo Fighters pay tribute to late Sound City Studios boss Tom Skeeter following his death last week (ends14Sep14). Skeeter featured in...

Foo Fighters Joined By Prince Harry At Games Closing Ceremony

Foo Fighters received the royal seal of approval when they were joined onstage by Britain's Prince Harry on Sunday night (14Sep14).The prince hugged frontman Dave Grohl after inviting the rockers to perform for 26,000 spectators...

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