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The Anniversary

The Colour And The Shape Turns 20

Twenty years ago, Dave Grohl accomplished something that once seemed impossible: He stepped out of Kurt Cobain's shadow. At this point we all know Grohl…
Chris DeVille | May 19, 2017 - 12:44 pm

2015 In Review

Ryan Adams’ Best Non-Taylor Swift Covers Of 2015

Ryan Adams had a big 2014. His self-titled album was his best in almost a decade, and one of the best Tom Petty albums that
Ryan Leas | December 3, 2015 - 11:53 am

The Anniversary

Foo Fighters Turns 20

For many people, Dave Grohl will always be the drummer from Nirvana first and foremost, the frontman of Foo Fighters second. But the first Foo…
Ryan Leas | July 3, 2015 - 10:33 am

More Foo Fighters stories

Chris Cornell’s Funeral: Chester Bennington Sings “Hallejulah,” Mourners Include Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Hole, Soundgarden Members

Among those who attended Chris Cornell's private memorial today were his Soundgarden bandmates Kim Thayil and Matt Cameron; Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament; Nirvana's Krist Novoselic;…
Associated Press | May 26, 2017 - 5:07 pm

Watch Foo Fighters Debut New Song “The Sky Is A Neighborhood”

Last night, Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield held their annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit at San Francisco's Fillmore, raising money for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and its…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2017 - 8:55 am

Björk, Bon Iver, St. Vincent, Foo Fighters, & More Announce 7-Inches For Planned Parenthood

A group of artists has come together to contribute to a series of 7" releases that will benefit Planned Parenthood. Björk, Bon Iver, St. Vincent,…
James Rettig | April 10, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Glastonbury 2017 Lineup

For all the attention we give things like Coachella and Bonnaroo, the UK's Glastonbury Festival is probably the biggest and most historically significant music festival…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2017 - 8:53 am

Livestream Foo Fighters’ Surprise Comeback Concert

Other than a surprise covers concert for charity last year, Foo Fighters haven't played a proper concert since late 2015. We knew they'd be back
Chris DeVille | February 24, 2017 - 3:06 pm

Watch Foo Fighters, Norah Jones, & Gary Clark Jr. Cover Tom Petty At MusiCares Tribute

Tom Petty was honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person Of The Year at the foundation's annual pre-Grammys gala in LA last night. In addition to…
Peter Helman | February 11, 2017 - 5:15 pm

Foo Fighters Announce First US Show In 19 Months

Although Foo Fighters got together for a star-studded private charity gig late last year, they haven't played a proper public concert since late 2015. We…
Chris DeVille | January 3, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Hear A Foo Fighters-Approved Mashup Of “The Pretender” With Rick James’ “Super Freak”

Foo Fighters haven't been very active on social media lately. But, as it turns out, all it takes to shake them out of their slumber…
Peter Helman | December 13, 2016 - 7:14 pm

Watch Rick Astley Cover Foo Fighters’ “Everlong”

Rick Astley covered Foo Fighters' "Everlong" to promote a benefit concert he's playing in London on 12/23 in support of the Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 8, 2016 - 1:10 pm

Tom Petty MusiCares Tribute Lines Up Foo Fighters, Stevie Nicks, Don Henley, Kings Of Leon, Randy Newman, & More

Tom Petty is this year's MusiCares Person Of The Year, and the initial lineup for the accompanying tribute concert has been announced: Foo Fighters, Don…
James Rettig | November 4, 2016 - 1:58 pm

Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins Announces Debut Solo LP; Stream “Range Rover Bitch”

For about 20 years, Taylor Hawkins has played drums for the Foo Fighters. And he's also made some music outside the band -- two albums…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2016 - 3:46 pm

Foo Fighters Played A Surprise Covers Set In LA With Lisa Loeb, Paul Stanley, Perry Farrell, Sammy Hagar, Steve Jones, & Stewart Copeland

Foo Fighters ended their 11-month hiatus with a huge surprise concert in Los Angeles last night to benefit area schools. The gig featured an all-star…
Chris DeVille | October 19, 2016 - 11:07 am

Foo Fighters Thank Black Mountain For Inspiration

We appreciate Black Mountain so much that we named IV, their first proper album since 2010, as an Album Of The Week back in March.
Peter Helman | August 12, 2016 - 6:53 pm

Foo Fighters Got An Entire Category On Jeopardy!

Music trivia occasionally pops up on Jeopardy!, but it's not every day that a band gets more than one clue. Last night's episode devoted an…
Peter Helman | July 14, 2016 - 10:26 pm
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