Posts tagged "Dave Grohl"

Watch Dave Grohl Perform ‘Ace of Spades’ With Members of Slayer, Pantera, and Metallica

Dimebash, the annual celebration of the late Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell, went down at Lucky Strike Live in Los Angeles last night, and in addition to honoring…
James Grebey / January 23, 2016

Ethiopian Children Learning English Cover ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ for Dave Grohl’s Birthday

Dave Grohl's birthday is tomorrow, and to celebrate, a group of Ethiopian students learning English have put together a tribute in his honor. Singing Nirvana's…
Brennan Carley / January 13, 2016

Watch Dave Grohl’s Eulogy to His ‘Hero,’ Lemmy Kilmister

Yesterday, Motörhead held and live streamed a memorial service for their frontman, Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister, who died last month. Held at Los Angeles' Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery,…
Rachel Brodsky / January 10, 2016

Dave Grohl Got a Tattoo in Honor of Motörhead’s Lemmy

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl is in the business of paying tribute to his favorite musicians onstage, but since the band's recent throne-happy tour has come…
Brennan Carley / December 30, 2015

Watch Dave Grohl and Animal From ‘The Muppets’ Have an Epic Drum Battle

Mup-date: Grohl also sat in with the show's house band to perform "Learn to Fly" (h/t Stereogum). Watch below: A great battle —…
James Grebey / December 1, 2015

Dave Grohl Will Appear in an Upcoming Episode of ‘The Muppets’

Broken leg aside, Dave Grohl's had pretty much the most fun year imaginable. He'll cap off 12 months of touring and rejoin some old friends…
Colin Joyce / November 17, 2015

Foo Fighters Cancel Remaining Tour Dates Following Paris Attacks

Update 3: U2 have rescheduled their Paris concerts for December 6 and 7. "So much that was taken from Paris on the tragic night of November…
Harley Brown / November 14, 2015

Former Foo Fighters Guitarist Still Sore About Being Canned

Franz Stahl played guitar with Foo Fighters between 1997 and 1999 after Pat Smear (also of Nirvana and the Germs) temporarily quit; Smear even introduced…
Dan Weiss / November 13, 2015

Dave Grohl Gets Revenge on the Guy Who Beat Him in a 9th Grade Battle of the Bands

Dave Grohl does not forget. Dave Grohl does not forgive. Dave Grohl just waits, biding his time for years — decades even — until the…
James Grebey / October 9, 2015

Dave Grohl Makes Fun of Rich Chicken Finger-Eating ‘Motherf**kers’ at Concert

Dave Grohl, champion of the rock-loving, Foo Fighting proletariat, blasted the bourgeoisie sitting in their box seats at a recent concert in Wichita, Kansas. Addressing the audience…
James Grebey / October 5, 2015

Dave Grohl Says the Emmys Canceled a Planned Foo Fighters Performance

Update: The issue appears to have resulted from the length of the planned performance. A representative for Grohl tells TMZ that "FOX [...] refused to…
James Grebey / September 21, 2015

Dave Grohl Prefers Lighters to Cellphones, Doesn’t Want Concerts to Look Like a ‘Deadmau5 Video’

We're not sure at what point Deadmau5 became emblematic shorthand for everything wrong with modern music, according to certain musicians (*cough* Ryan Adams *cough*), but Dave…
James Grebey / September 16, 2015

Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic Talks Foo Fighters’ Success and Missing Kurt Cobain

Earlier this week, we shared a new exclusive interview between Nirvana's Krist Novoselic and SPIN founder Bob Guccione Jr. In that clip, the two discussed…
SPIN Staff / September 10, 2015

Foo Fighters Cover ‘Molly’s Lips,’ Just Like Nirvana Did Years Ago

Nirvana famously covered the Vaselines' track "Molly's Lips" way back in 1991, but Dave Grohl's current group, the Foo Fighters, have never performed the upbeat,…
James Grebey / September 9, 2015

Watch Dave Grohl Chug a Beer With a Fan Onstage

So you're turning 50. What better way to celebrate a half-century than sharing a beer with Dave Grohl? It's a lofty birthday wish, but…
James Grebey / August 26, 2015

Dave Grohl Pokes Fun at ‘New Bands That Play Those Little Two-Hour Concerts’

No one has ever doubted Dave Grohl's endurance. Even after shattering his leg in one of the worst stage falls of the year, the Foo…
Colin Joyce / August 25, 2015

Ranking 2015’s Onstage Falls: Who Ate it the Most?

One Direction's Harry Styles made headlines today for falling while performing on stage, because people are evil and want to watch celebrities slip and fall…
James Grebey / August 21, 2015

Dave Grohl Says He’s Air Drumming Led Zeppelin Three Times a Day to Mend Broken Leg

Now, nobody on the SPIN staff is a doctor, but we have some doubts about Dave Grohl's latest DIY physical therapy. After breaking his leg…
James Grebey / July 28, 2015

Stream Metal Supergroup Teenage Time Killers’ Wrenching Debut LP, Featuring Dave Grohl

Teenage Time Killers is a hardcore supergroup formed by Corrosion of Conformity’s Reed Mullin, The Birds of Satan guitarist Mick Murphy, and producer John "Lou" Lousteau, and they're…
Colin Joyce / July 24, 2015

Watch Ryan Adams Cover the Foo Fighters’ ‘Times Like These’

Dave Grohl just might be the best-liked person in the music world. While performing a solo acoustic show in Australia the Sydney Opera House on…
James Grebey / July 22, 2015
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