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

By Nick Hill | 3rd November 2014

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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Fascinating Fact: 4440900

2nd November 2014

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

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Dave Grohl Bored Of Studios

2nd November 2014

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...

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Foo Fighters To Recreate Debut Tour

29th October 2014

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...

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Foo Fighters Nate Mendel Plotting Solo Project

29th October 2014

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...

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

28th October 2014

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...

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Dave Grohl Would Make Great Director

24th October 2014

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,...

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

By Charlotte Court | 21st October 2014

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...

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

20th October 2014

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...

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Paul Potts Covered Foo Fighterss For Wife

19th October 2014

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',...

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Friends And Heroes Join Foo Fighters For Tv Residency

16th October 2014

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...

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

By Stephanie Chase | 15th October 2014

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...

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Courtney Love And Dave Grohl End Feud

15th October 2014

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...

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Dave Grohl Explores Musical History

13th October 2014

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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Fascinating Fact: 4398766

6th October 2014

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...

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

2nd October 2014

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...

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

26th September 2014

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...

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

24th September 2014

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...

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

18th September 2014

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...

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Foo Fighters Receive Heroes' Welcome In Virginia For Crowdfunded Show

18th September 2014

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...

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Foo Fighters Wow Prince Harry At Invictus Games

15th September 2014

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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The Things They Tweet: 4374325

15th September 2014

"@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...

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Foo Fighters Joined By Prince Harry At Games Closing Ceremony

15th September 2014

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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Foo Fighters' City-inspired Album

14th September 2014

Foo Fighters new album took inspiration from each city they recorded in.The band's bassist, Nate Mendel, has revealed that the group's new record, 'Sonic Highways', was influenced by the eight different US-based studios they worked...

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Foo Fighters' 'Psychic' New Album

13th September 2014

Foo Fighters new album ''takes a left turn'' according to Nate Mendel.The bassist - who joins lead singer Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Chris Shiflett, Pat Smear and keyboardist Rami Jaffee - has revealed that the...

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Foo Fighters Perform With Tribute Band At Show

12th September 2014

Rockers Foo Fighters invited their own group's tribute band to take to the stage with them at their U.K. show on Wednesday (10Sep14).The Everlong hitmakers played to a crowd of about 600 fans at Brighton,...

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9th September 2014

Rockers the Foo Fighters will perform in Brighton, England on Wednesday night (10Sep14) as The Holy S**ts. Dave Grohl and his bandmates will warm-up for new shows at the Concorde 2 venue.

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Crowd-funded Campaign Brings Foo Fighters Back To Virginia

3rd September 2014

Rockers Foo Fighters have set a date for their first gig in Richmond, Virginia since 1998 after a fan in the town launched a campaign to bring the band back.Andrew Goldin hit the Internet to...

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Who Is Jordyn Blum? Wife Of Foo Fighter's Frontman Dave Grohl

By George Percival | 26th August 2014

As the animalistic drummer in Nirvana and the guitar-thrashing frontman in Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl is one of the most well-known and prolific rockstars on the planet. Having survived the grunge era with one of...

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Dave Grohl A Foo Father Again

20th August 2014

Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl is a dad again - his wife Jordyn Blum welcomed the couple's third child earlier this month (Aug14).The birth of little Ophelia was bittersweet for the rock star, who lost...

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