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Sound City Players Rock London

20th February 2013

Dave Grohl was joined by Rick Springfield, Rick Nielsen and Lee Ving for his Sound City Players gig last night (19.02.13).The rocker's supergroup - which also comprised other members of Foo Fighters, including Taylor Hawkins,...

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Dave Grohl's Sound City Players Wow Fans With Three-hour London Gig

20th February 2013

Dave Grohl's Sound City Players supergroup wowed fans with a three hour set during a one-off U.K. gig in London on Tuesday (19Feb13).The Foo Fighters star formed the band with pals Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty...

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A Week In Music - Classic Blues From Ben Harper And Charlie Musselwhite, Raunchy Videos From The Weeknd, Jay Z And Justin Timberlake, Get Up Close And Personal With Rihanna In 'Stay'

By Hayley Avron | 18th February 2013

Albums Of Note... Get Up! pairs modern blues idol and expert slide guitarist Ben Harper with harmonica legend Charlie Musselwhite. Aiming for blues authenticity, that’s exactly what Ben and Charlie achieve here. The pair of...

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Dave Grohl To Be Quizzed By Fans

15th February 2013

Rocker Dave Grohl will get up close and personal with fans at a special event after the London premiere of his Sound City documentary.The Foo Fighters frontman has produced a film charting the history of...

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The Things They Say: 3502826

14th February 2013

"The first thing we had to do when we got it was open it up and scrub all the cocaine and fried chicken out of it." Rocker Dave Grohl on purchasing the fabled mixing desk...

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Foo Fighters Have New Album Ready

14th February 2013

Foo Fighters have a new album almost ready for release.Although the rock the group are currently on hiatus, they have no plans to disband and have a collection of songs ready to record and unveil...

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Queens Of The Stone Age 'Embrace Evil' For Album

13th February 2013

Queens of the Stone Age ''embraced'' their ''evil'' on their new album. The band sent a cryptic handwritten note to the UK's Kerrang! magazine in which they talk about the conditions surrounding the making of...

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Dave Grohl To Work With Tenacious D Again?

12th February 2013

Dave Grohl wants to record with Tenacious D again.The Foo Fighters main man played drums on the comedy rock duo's self titled 2001 debut album and their 2012 record 'Rize of the Fenix' which he...

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Dave Grohl And Brandy Remember Late Icon Whitney Houston

11th February 2013

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and singer Brandy are among the stars who have paid tribute to Whitney Houston on the first anniversary of her death.The music world was sent into mourning after the legendary...

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Dave Grohl's Studio Time-travel

10th February 2013

Dave Grohl thought Sound City studios was ''a dump'' when he first went there.The Foo Fighters frontman - who spent 16 days in the Los Angeles studio, where greats like Neil Young and Fleetwood Mac...

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Dave Grohl: Musicians Need Real Experiences

8th February 2013

Dave Grohl thinks musicians who find success on TV shows are missing out on ''experiences''.The Foo Fighters frontman - who has daughters Violet, six, and Harper, three, with wife Jordyn Blum - believes it is...

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The Things They Say: 3486910

7th February 2013

"We went through a stage where we were asking for underwear and stinky cheese on the same rider and I swear to God if I didn't have my Calvins and stinky cheese then there'd be...

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Fascinating Fact: 3484146

6th February 2013

Rocker Dave Grohl's 2012 stint as a guest host on U.S. late-night show Chelsea Lately has paid off - he has returned to the programme to host a week of shows in Chelsea Handler's absence....

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The Things They Say: 3483671

5th February 2013

"She just kinda seems dead inside, like there's nothing behind her eyes." Dave Grohl on Britney Spears.

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Oscars Build-up At Fever Pitch As Ben Affleck Storms The Directors Guild Of America Awards (Pictures)

By Contributor | 4th February 2013

Ben Affleck and Lena Dunham were the big winners at the Directors Guild of America Awards last night (February 3, 2013)Ben Affleck continued his winter dominance of awards season at the Directors Guild of America...

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Dave Grohl's Sound City Might Turn Into An Unexpected Success

By Victoria Pavlova | 2nd February 2013

Dave Grohl, he of Nirvana and Foo Fighters fame, has made a film. It centers around a recording studio and a particular piece of equipment from the 70s, according to the Associated Press, and despite...

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Dave Grohl's Sound City Players Announce New York Show

1st February 2013

Dave Grohl's Sound City Players supergroup has lined up a third date after wowing fans at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah last month (Jan13) and in Los Angeles on Thursday night (31Jan13).The Foo Fighters...

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Dave Grohl's 'Sound City' Brings Light To A Usually Backlit Piece Of Recording History

By Joe Wilde | 1st February 2013

Dave Grohl has entered middle age, and as such it is time for the Foo Fighters frontman to branch out away from music as is the norm for the rock elite. With Sound City, Grohl...

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Grammy Bosses To Air Whitney Houston Death Documentary

31st January 2013

Stars including Dave Grohl, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift are to give their personal accounts of the day Whitney Houston died in a new documentary to mark the first anniversary of the tragedy.The legendary singer...

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John Fogerty Reviving Ccr Classics With Celebrity Friends

31st January 2013

Former Creedence Clearwater Revival star John Fogerty is revamping the band's classic hits for his new album with the help of guests including Jennifer Hudson, Dave Grohl and Kid Rock.The veteran singer, who disbanded Ccr...

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Dave Grohl Directs New Soundgarden Video

29th January 2013

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl is adding to his portfolio as a director by taking charge of Soundgarden's quirky new video.The former Nirvana star has received acclaim for his new documentary Sound City, which debuted...

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Mark Lanegan Working With Queens Of The Stone Age

29th January 2013

Queens Of The Stone Age have been working with Mark Lanegan on their new album.The 'Little Sister' band have been recording the follow up to 2007's 'Era Vulgaris' and are working once again with the...

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Dave Grohl Wants Sound City Film To Inspire New Musicians

28th January 2013

Rocker Dave Grohl hopes his Sound City documentary has a lasting legacy by inspiring a new generation of musicians.The former Nirvana star turned movie director to make the film about the California music studio where...

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Dave Grohl Has 'Big Plans' For Next Foo Fighters Album

24th January 2013

Dave Grohl has ''big plans'' for the next Foo Fighters album.The 44-year-old rocker is excited about starting the follow-up to 2011's 'Wasting Light' once his commitments with documentary 'Sound City' come to an end.He told...

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The Things They Say: 3462288

22nd January 2013

"I was terrified that they were gonna see the movie, hate it and not show up for the gig, but all of them were so emotional. Everyone just cried... and then we had a great...

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Male Heavy Nominations For Nme's Heroes And Villains Inc. Bradley Wiggins, Barack Obama, David Cameron And Harry Styles

By Lorna Greville  | 21st January 2013

The NME awards isn't just to praise the biggest and best bands of the year, it is also a platform for popular social commentary, and for a hefty dose of good humored judgement. The categories...

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Dave Grohl Debuts Sound City Players

21st January 2013

Dave Grohl debuted his Sound City Players supergroup with a three-hour set at the weekend.The multi-instrumentalist performed with his all-star backing band at the Sundance Film Festival's Park City Live event in Utah. Stevie Nicks...

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The Things They Say: 3460047

20th January 2013

"I can’t imagine ever doing anything else like it, because of the people involved and because I was so close to the meaning of the movie. I couldn’t make a f**king movie about (grocery store...

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Fascinating Fact: 3458828

19th January 2013

Dave Grohl debuted his new rock supergroup at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah on Friday night (18Jan13). The Sound City Players, which features Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Rick Nielsen, as well as Grohl's Foo...

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Dave Grohl: Mccartney Track Was Quick

17th January 2013

Dave Grohl says his collaboration with Sir Paul McCartney was written and recorded in just three hours.The Foo Fighters rocker teamed up with the Beatles legend and his former Nirvana bandmates Krist Novoselic and Pat...

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