Posts tagged "foo fighters"

Hear Foo Fighters Cover Kim Wilde’s ‘Kids in America’

Foo Fighters had a solid Record Store Day this year, and it's not just because Dave Grohl was the ambassador. I…
By: Rachel Brodsky / April 20, 2015

Foo Fighters Will Perform a Record Store Day Show Near Dave Grohl’s Birthplace

In honor of Record Store Day (of which he is this year's ambassador), Dave Grohl will return to his birthplace of Warren, Ohio —…
By: Rachel Brodsky / April 15, 2015

Glastonbury Festival 2015 Lineup: Foo Fighters, Kanye West, Florence + the Machine, and More

The full lineup for the 2015 Glastonbury Festival has been announced, and Florence + the Machine, Pharrell, Patti Smith, and Motörhead are joining already-revealed headliners Kanye…
By: James Grebey / April 14, 2015

Dave Grohl Jammed With Reggie Watts and Rainn Wilson on ‘The Late Late Show’

Foo Fighters do their fair share of late night TV appearances, but Dave Grohl got a chance to hang out in a more…
By: Colin Joyce / April 11, 2015

Q&A: Foo Fighters’ Nate Mendel Enlists as Lieutenant on His First Solo Album

Nate Mendel is not used to the spotlight. "I've always been really comfortable being a sideman — a part of the band," the former…
By: Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2015

Foo Fighters Hint at a Second Season of ‘Sonic Highways’

On St. Patrick's Day, the Foo Fighters played a show at Burbank, California's iHeartRadio Theater celebrating the DVD release of their Sonic Highways tv…
By: Colin Joyce / March 21, 2015

Watch Foo Fighters’ Careening, Career-Spanning Set on ‘Austin City Limits’

Foo Fighters have already done their share of world-shattering shows in support of their 2014 studio album, but Saturday night another special one…
By: Colin Joyce / February 8, 2015

Watch the Foo Fighters Power Through ‘Arlandria’ for ‘Austin City Limits’

Austin City Limits will close out its 40th season this weekend with an episode headlined by the Foo Fighters. First, though,…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 5, 2015

Watch Foo Fighters Perform a Powerful Cover of Rush’s ‘Tom Sawyer’

Foo Fighters recently performed an ace cover of Rush's 1981 classic, "Tom Sawyer," during a set at Rio de Janeiro's Estadio Do Maracanã. (Fun fact:…
By: Rachel Brodsky / January 29, 2015

Foo Fighters Bassist Nate Mendel Has a New Band

Nate Mendel's gained some fame as the bassist in two little bands — Foo Fighters and Sunny Day Real Estate. (Maybe you've heard…
By: James Grebey / January 20, 2015

Foo Fighters, Beck, Zac Brown Band, and More to Play Hangout Music Fest

Because it's a day of the week, there's been yet another festival lineup announcement! The Foo Fighters will headline…
By: James Grebey / January 13, 2015

Foo Fighters Enlist Members of KISS, Van Halen For Dave Grohl’s Star-Studded Birthday Show

Foo Fighters let slip last week that they were planning a "surprise" birthday show for frontman Dave Grohl, so you might have…
By: Colin Joyce / January 11, 2015

Foo Fighters and About a Dozen Violinists Played ‘I Am a River’ on ‘Fallon’

The Tonight Show was one of the few places the Foo Fighters hadn't appeared on during their massive promotional tour for Sonic…
By: James Grebey / December 19, 2014

Billy Corgan Sort of Praises, Definitely Swipes at Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam on ‘Howard Stern’

Billy Corgan dropped by the Howard Stern Show this morning to promote the Smashing Pumpkins' latest album (the just-released Monuments To An Elegy) and to,…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 9, 2014

Dave Grohl Says He Never Went to a Strip Club With Courtney Love

The Foo Fighters stopped by Howard Stern Wednesday morning for a lengthy and revealing interview with the radio host as part of their Sonic Highways pre…
By: James Grebey / December 3, 2014

Dave Grohl Releases Decades-Old ‘Hooker On the Street’ Demo

On the heels of the Foo Fighters' newest release, Sonic Highways, frontman Dave Grohl recently debuted "Hooker On the Street," a solo track he…
By: Brennan Carley / December 1, 2014

Check Out Foo Fighters’ Hilarious Black Metal Christmas Sweaters

Thanksgiving's now less than a week away, which means it's just about time to break out all of those ugly Christmas sweaters up in the…
By: Colin Joyce / November 22, 2014

Watch Foo Fighters Storm Through ‘In The Clear’ on ‘Ellen’

The Foo Fighters have been all over television promoting their eighth album, Sonic Highways. There was Dave Grohl's 60…
By: Rachel Brodsky / November 20, 2014

Foo Fighters Give Jane’s Addiction’s ‘Mountain Song’ an Arena-Sized Makeover

Friday night, Foo Fighters celebrated the Los Angeles episode of their HBO show Sonic Highways with an intimate set at the 500-capacity Roxy…
By: Colin Joyce / November 16, 2014

Review: Foo Fighters’ ‘Sonic Highways’ Is the Missing Link Between Dio And Big Star

These are weird times for alt-rock lifers. During a recent week-long residency on Late Show with David Letterman, the Foo Fighters hauled…
By: Jason Gubbels / November 11, 2014
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