The Zac Brown Band teamed up with Dave Grohl from The Foo Fighters for an awesome performance at the 2013 CMA Awards.
Paul McCartney jammed out with Dave Grohl and the rest of what’s left of Nirvana, but they didn’t play what you’d think they would. Was it a disaster?
Iggy Pop’s rider is wacko, insane, crazy pants and I love it. Read it! Watch out, though. If you upset it, it may eat your entire family.
Mick Jagger hosts the season finale of Saturday Night Live and calls upon Foo Fighters, Arcade Fire, and Jeff Beck to help with musical duties. You don’t get more superstar power than this, folks.
August 10th-12th in San Fran’s Golden Gate Park: Metallica, Neil Young, Jack White, Stevie Wonder, Skrillex, Foo Fighters, Beck, Sigur Ros, Norah Jones, The Kills, Regina Spektor, Passion Pit, Big Boi, Santigold, MSTRKRFT, Die Antwoord, The Walkmen, Washed Out, Alabama Shakes and more to come.
Twin festivals Reading & Leeds announce their lineups for August 24th-26th. Kasabian, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, The Cure, Florence & The Machine, The Shins, Justice, Foster The People, The Horrors, Azealia Banks, OFWGKTA and so forth.
Award ceremonies are intended to celebrate the best and brightest talent, yet the shows themselves are often dull, lengthy and awkward. Although this year’s Grammy Awards clocked the highest ratings in decades (RIP Whitney), we were again reminded why we don’t really pay attention to these things. Especially this one.
Follow the Foo Fighter’s 17 year history, from band’s very first songs created as cassette demos by Dave Grohl during his tenure as Nirvana’s drummer, all the way through the creation of their 2011 album, Wasting Light which just swept the Rock categories at this year’s Grammy Awards. Watch the documentary.
Adele pretty much swept the Grammy’s last night, winning all six categories she was nominated for, while Foo Fighters took all the Rock awards and Jennifer Hudson paid tribute to Whitney.
In case you weren’t already sure, here’s some tour video to further prove: these guys have a good time. Included in this clip is footage from the Foos December 13th show in Auckland, NZ which triggered volcanic activity-level frequencies according to the NatGeo Blog which monitors seismic events.
Jazzfest 2012 is coming up: The Eagles, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Foo Fighters, The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Reunion, John Mayer, Al Green, Herbie Hancock, Bon Iver, My Morning Jacket, Bunny Wailer, Steel Pulse, Levon Helm Band with Mavis Staples, The Funky Meters and so many more.