Foo Fighters: A Career in Music Videos

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SPIN Staff

Just as they are known as steadfast purveyors of ass kickin' rock tunes, the Foo Fighters -- Spin's November cover boys-- are also recognized as frontrunners in the artistic medium of themusic video. During the quartet's over decade long tenure, Foo Fightershave offered a smorgasbord of videos from the hilarious parody of "BigMe," to the Michel Gondry-directed classic "Everlong," to the sillytwo-person party of "Low." Check out a retrospective of highlights fromFoo Fighters' illustrious career, and afterwards watch the band'slatest visual offering, the hilarious melodrama of "Long Road to Ruin."

"Big Me" from 1995's Foo Fighters / Directed by Jesse Peretz

"I'll Stick Around" from 1995's Foo Fighters / Directed by Gerald Casale

"Everlong" from 1997's The Colour and the Shape / Directed by Michel Gondry

"My Hero" from 1997's The Colour and the Shape / Director Dave Grohl

"Walking After You" from 1997's The Colour and the Shape / Director Matthew Rolston

"Monkey Wrench" from 1997's The Colour and the Shape /Directed by Dave Grohl WATCH

"Breakout" from 1999's There is Nothing Left to Lose / Directed by the Malloy Brothers

"Learn to Fly" from 1999's There is Nothing Left to Lose / Directed by Jesse Peretz

"Low" from 2002's One by One / Directed by Jesse Peretz

"Best of You" from 2005's In Your Honor / Directed by Mark Pellington

"Resolve" from 2005's In Your Honor / Directed by Michael Palmieri

And now...

"Long Road to Ruin" from Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace / Directed by Jesse Peretz

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