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Live from Virgin Mobile Festival ’08: Foo Fighters

Local boy turned superstar Dave Grohl lights up the festival's South Stage.

By: Peter Gaston // August 10, 2008

Given his Nirvana legacy, people often forget that Dave Grohl cut his teeth in D.C. hardcore bands before packing up and heading out West. So just a stone’s throw from his Northern Virginia roots, Grohl led Foo Fighters through a hit-laden set, one that affirmed their stadium-filling status. Check out this tidbit of “Times Like These” for a little taste.

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