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Dave Grohl Wanted To Pair Weezer With Barry Manilow

4th March 2013

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl tried to pull off an unlikely musical collaboration by teaming up rockers Weezer with legendary crooner Barry Manilow.Grohl attempted to bring the two acts together on a track for Sound...

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Nicole Scherzinger: I Would've Been 'Goth Spice'

26th February 2013

Nicole Scherzinger was ''Goth Spice'' when she was younger. The 'Poison' singer used to be a rock chick and spent a year as a backing singer for band Days Of The New when they toured...

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Blur Tracks To Be Released As Lullabyes

25th February 2013

Blur's best-known hits are to be released in lullaby form.The 'Parklife' hitmakers' most popular tracks - including 'Song 2', 'Country House' and 'Girls & Boys' - will be transformed into soothing instrumentals featuring glockenspiel, vibraphone,...

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The Things They Say At The Brit Awards: 3515421

20th February 2013

"I'm going home tomorrow to start work on a Foo Fighters record." Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has ended the Foo Fighters hiatus, which he announced at the end of a world tour last year...

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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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Fascinating Fact: 3499046

12th February 2013

Muse have broken Foo Fighters' chart record in America for the longest number run on Billboard's alternative countdown. The trio's single Madness has just notched up a 19th week at the top of the chart...

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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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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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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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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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Foo Fighters Named Headliner Of The Year At Festival Awards Show

10th January 2013

Rockers the Foo Fighters have beaten Jack White, Mumford & Sons and Pearl Jam to land the Headliner of the Year honour at the Festival Awards Europe 2012.The My Hero hitmakers also triumphed over Florence...

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Stevie Nicks To Front Dave Grohl's Sundance Supergroup

10th January 2013

Fleetwood Mac star Stevie Nicks, Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen and John Fogerty will make up Dave Grohl's new supergroup when the Foo Fighters rocker launches his directorial debut at the Sundance Film Festival later this...

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Dave Grohl To Launch New Supergroup At Sundance Film Festival

3rd January 2013

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl has formed a mystery supergroup which will make its debut at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah later this month (Jan13).The star, who ended an amazing 2012 by performing with...

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Fascinating Fact: 3428287

21st December 2012

America's Bamboozle Festival has been cancelled for 2013. The event marked its 10th anniversary in New Jersey earlier this year (12) with a line-up that featured Bon Jovi, the Foo Fighters and dubstep Dj Skrillex....

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Lady Gaga Sings Gimme Shelter With The Rolling Stones

17th December 2012

Lady Gaga performed with The Rolling Stones in New York on Saturday (15.12.12).The 'Born This Way' hitmaker joined the veteran rockers - Sir Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards - for their...

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Dave Grohl Denies Nirvana Reunion Tour Rumours

17th December 2012

A representative for Dave Grohl has shot down rumours suggesting the Foo Fighters star is planning to stage a Nirvana reunion tour by hiring a new singer to front the legendary band.The drummer-turned-singer reteamed with...

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The Rolling Stones' 3am Party With Lady Gaga

17th December 2012

The Rolling Stones partied with Lady Gaga until 3am after their gig on Saturday night (15.12.12). The veteran rockers - made up of Sir Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards - and...

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Courtney Love 'Not Amused' By Nirvana Reunion

13th December 2012

Courtney Love is ''not amused'' by Sir Paul McCartney's performance with Nirvana.The outspoken musician - widow of the band's late singer Kurt Cobain - was fuming over The Beatles star fronting a mini reunion with...

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Dave Grohl: 'Foo Fighters Will Never Split'

12th December 2012

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has assured fans the group has no plans to split up, insisting he already has an idea for a new album.Devotees of the My Hero hitmakers were left panicking earlier...

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Dave Grohl To Front Satellite Radio Show

28th November 2012

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl has landed his own satellite radio show.Dave Grohl Presents Sound City will premiere on Sirius Xm Radio's Classic Vinyl station on Thursday (29Nov12). The My Hero singer will play...

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Jack White, Foo Fighters And Pearl Jam Up For European Festival Awards

12th November 2012

Rock giants Jack White, Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam are set to go head-to-head for the Headliner of the Year honour at the upcoming European Festival Awards.Florence + the MAChine, Mumford & Sons, Bon Iver,...

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Dave Grohl To Feature Of Queens Of The Stone Age Album

7th November 2012

Dave Grohl is to appear on Queens of the Stone Age's new album. The 43-year-old drummer - who rose to fame in Nirvana - will play drums on their sixth studio LP following the departure...

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Dave Grohl Joins Queens Of The Stone Age As Drummer Quits

6th November 2012

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has been drafted in to replace Queens Of The Stone Age star Joey Castillo on the band's new album.Queens singer Josh Homme announced that his drummer had left the band...

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Foo Fighters Not Splitting Up, Says Dave Grohl

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd October 2012

The rumours that The Foo Fighters are splitting up have been well and truly quelled by lead singer Dave Grohl, who says the band are just on a break, reports Reuters."I can't give up this...

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Foo Fighters Hiatus Confirmed By Dave Grohl

By Michael West | 2nd October 2012

After hinting that the Foo Fighters will be going on hiatus at last weekend's Global Citizen Festival in New York, Dave Grohl has confirmed this on the band's Facebook page in a warm letter to...

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Dave Grohl: 'Foo Fighters Will Survive Lengthy Hiatus'

2nd October 2012

Rocker Dave Grohl has clarified comments he made at a weekend festival suggesting the Foo Fighters are set to split, insisting he and his bandmates are simply embarking on a musical hiatus so they can...

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Foo Fighters Dismiss Split Rumours

2nd October 2012

The Foo Fighters have dismissed reports suggesting their gig in New York over the weekend (29-30Sep12) would be their last, insisting the band is "not breaking up".Dave Grohl's rock group performed at the Global Citizen...

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Foo Fighters And Neil Young Perform Together At A Concert In New York City's Central Park

By Michael West | 1st October 2012

Mid-set, alongside Crazy Horse, Neil Young announced that “We’re joining forces up here,” just as Foo Fighter's Dave Grohl and Dan Auerbach graced the stage to collaborate with Young on an adrenaline and feedback...

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