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Dave Grohl Saves Support Band

13th October 2011

Dave Grohl stepped in to play for his support band when their drummer's appendix burst.Cage the Elephant musician Jared Champion was rushed to hospital in Utah in chronic pain on Monday (10.10.11), leaving them without...

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Adele Tipped To Storm American Music Awards

12th October 2011

British singing sensation Adele is being tipped to dominate the forthcoming American Music Awards, after being nominated in four categories. The 23-year-old, who was forced to cancel her forthcoming U.S. tour due to a vocal...

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Fascinating Fact 12151

28th September 2011

Roger Waters performed Pink Floyd's In The Flesh with the Foo Fighters on TV in America on Tuesday (27Sep11) as part of late night chat show host Jimmy Fallon's week-long tribute to the classic rock...

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Dave Grohl Quit Nirvana In 1993

26th September 2011

Dave Grohl quit Nirvana in 1993. The 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' group had a number of drummers before settling on Dave in 1990 ahead of the recording of their defining 'Nevermind' album, but he later...

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Foo Fighters And Pearl Jam Join Pink Floyd Tributes

23rd September 2011

Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam are among the bands who will pay tribute to legendary rockers Pink Floyd as part of a U.S. TV event.The two acts, along with Mgmt, The Shins and Dierks Bentley,...

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Foo Fighters Perform Tolerance Song For Anti-gay Protesters

18th September 2011

The Foo Fighters confronted anti-gay protesters outside their Kansas concert on Friday (16Sep11) by serenading them with an ode to tolerance.Members of the Westboro Baptist Church lined up outside Kansas City's Sprint Center ahead of...

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Kasabian Think Adele Saved Music

16th September 2011

Kasabian think Adele has saved music.The group are pleased that the British singer has sold over 10 million copies of her latest album '21' at a time when sales are rapidly declining and hope their...

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Beyonce Battling U2 For UK Festival Awards Crown

16th September 2011

Beyonce, U2, Foo Fighters and Muse are battling it out to be named Headliner of the Year at the UK Festival Awards.All acts who headlined festivals in the UK in 2011 are in the running...

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Stage Collapse Dramas Would Have Prompted Dave Grohl To Pull Lollapalooza Slot

12th September 2011

Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl would have pulled his group's stormy Lollapalooza festival show if it had followed stage collapse disasters in Indiana and Belgium.The rocker and his bandmates appeared fearless as they performed in...

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Dave Grohl: 'Nirvana's Drummers Were All Mad'

12th September 2011

Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl is convinced he only became Nirvana's regular drummer because he was more stable than his mad predecessors.Grohl was the band's fifth drummer and he was with the band during its...

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Dave Grohl Booked For Talking On The Phone While Driving

9th September 2011

Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl was pulled over for speeding and using a cellphone while driving on Thursday (08Sep11) as he raced to appear on a TV show.The rocker was running late for his slot...

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The Things They Say 22779

9th September 2011

"I read something that the creator of Glee was mouthing off about some friends of mine in rock bands and I just felt like, as a musician, you should be able to say, 'No... I...

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The Things They Say 22773

8th September 2011

"I was super stoked that she was there because had she not been there, I would have been the oldest person at the VMAs." Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl was thrilled to see veteran actress...

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Foo Fighters And Katy Perry Pay Tribute To Mercury

6th September 2011

Rockers Foo Fighters and singer Katy Perry have recorded special video messages paying tribute to late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury to mark what would have been his 65th birthday.The singing legend, who died in 1991,...

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Freddie Mercury's Birthday Tributes

6th September 2011

Brian May, Katy Perry and My Chemical Romance all paid tribute to Freddie Mercury on what would have been his 65th birthday yesterday (05.09.11).A huge party was thrown at London's Savoy Hotel last night (05.09.11),...

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Nirvana Exhibition To Open In London

5th September 2011

A Nirvana exhibition is set to open in London on September 13.The 'In Bloom: The Nirvana Nevermind Exhibition' will mark 20 years since the band's 'Nevermind' album was released and will run from September 13...

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Church Group To Target Foo Fighters Concert

2nd September 2011

Religious zealots are to picket outside an upcoming Foo Fighters concert after accusing the rockers of promoting "fornication, adultery and idolatry".Members of the Westboro Baptist Church, comprised mostly of Pastor Fred Phelps' family members, are...

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Dave Grohl Meets Gaga Again

30th August 2011

Dave Grohl didn't recognise Lady Gaga at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) and accidentally reintroduced himself.Gaga attended the awards ceremony as her chain smoking, quiff haired alter ego Jo Calderone on Sunday (28.09.11) and...

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Katy Perry Wins Three Mtv Vmas

29th August 2011

Katy Perry won three MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) including Video of the Year last night (28.08.11). The singer's empowering track 'Firework' was given the biggest award of the evening, which she accepted wearing a...

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Fascinating Fact 11989

29th August 2011

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl dedicated his band's first Mtv Video Music Award to the cable TV network's former Ceo Judy MCGrath, who resigned from her post earlier this year (11). The group won Best...

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Jon Stewart To Celebrate Nirvana 20th Anniversary

25th August 2011

Jon Stewart, the American comedian and television host, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's seminal album 'Nevermind' by hosting a Q&A session with the band's surviving members, reports the Associated Press.The Comedy Central star...

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Foo Fighters Lead Pukkelpop Tributes

19th August 2011

Foo Fighters have led tributes to those who died at the Pukkelpop festival.Five people have been confirmed as dead and more than 70 were injured yesterday (18.08.11) after a severe storm caused a stage to...

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Pukkelpop: Death Toll Rises To Five

19th August 2011

Pukkelpop Festival in Belgium has been cancelled following the collapse of three stages with resulted in 5 confirmed deaths. According to Billboard, a fierce storm had hit the area of Kiewit, where the festival was...

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Benji Madden, Foo Fighters Pay Tribute To Pukkelpop Victims

19th August 2011

Rockers Benji Madden and the Foo Fighters have paid tribute to the music fans who died following a stage collapse at a music festival in Belgium on Thursday (18Aug11).Three people died and over 70 injured...

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Krist Novoselic To Perform Nevermind In Full

18th August 2011

Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic will perform the band's classic 'Nevermind' album in full. The 46-year-old rocker will join forces with the likes of Seattle bands Campfire OK, the Long Winters, Visqueen, the Fastbacks and Vaporland...

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Justin Bieber: The Street

18th August 2011

Justin Bieber had a street named after him in Forney, Texas. The town's Main Street was renamed Justin Bieber Way by Caroline Gonzalez, 11, who had won a competition to become mayor for the day....

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