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Premature Evaluation: Foo Fighters – Echoes, Silence, Patience And Grace (And Live @ Fillmore/Irving Plaza, NYC 9/20/07)

"How many of you have our new album?" growled Grohl in an apparent moment of clichéd, crowd-baiting rockstar banter. Some not-so-small fraction of the super-packed…
Stereogum | September 21, 2007 - 6:27 pm
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Like Coldplay And RHCP, Dave Grohl Also Got Turned Down By David Bowie

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl and Pat Smear drove around LA together and visited some of the city's sacred David Bowie sites. Playboy filmed the excursion,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 18, 2016 - 10:08 am
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Watch Beck Cover Bowie With Nirvana Members At Pre-Grammy Gala

Nirvana reunions take the strangest forms these days. Last night, music-biz icon Clive Davis threw his annual pre-Grammys gala, and the party featured surviving Nirvana…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2016 - 9:09 am
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Watch Kristeen Young Play Craig Ferguson With Dave Grohl & Pat Smear

Rising from the ashes of the Morrissey debacle, Kristeen Young made her television debut last night on CBS' The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson.
Sadaaf Mamoon | July 17, 2014 - 12:23 pm
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Watch Nirvana Play With Lorde, St. Vincent, Kim Gordon, & Joan Jett At Their Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

So the 2014 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony happened at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, and this year, it's relevant to your interests! As…
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2014 - 12:03 am
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Looks Like Joan Jett Will Front Nirvana At The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Earlier today we launched a poll asking who you think will front the surviving members of Nirvana when the band performs at the Rock &…
Scott Lapatine | April 8, 2014 - 7:04 pm
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2014 Grammy Nominations: Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift … And Sara Bareilles?

The Grammys again announced their nominations with some extra flash and fanfare this year, flipping the old morning podium announcement into another primetime concert special…
Chris DeVille | December 6, 2013 - 10:58 pm
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Watch Surviving Nirvana Members Back McCartney In Seattle

What you see above you are two men singing into a microphone together. To be a little more specific, it's Sir Paul McCartney and Dave…
Miles Bowe | July 20, 2013 - 4:54 pm
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McCartney & Nirvana Members – “Cut Me Some Slack” Studio Version & SNL Performance

In one of those bizarre and unforseeable titans-clashing musical events, Paul McCartney linked up with the surviving members of Nirvana, reunited for the occasion, to…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2012 - 9:19 am
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Watch Nirvana & Paul McCartney Debut “Cut Me Some Slack” At 12-12-12: The Concert For Sandy Relief

So last night the unthinkable happened: Paulvana, Nirmacca, Nicartney -- whatever they're calling themselves (Abomination is taken) -- performed at the 12-12-12 Concert For Sandy…
Michael Nelson | December 13, 2012 - 11:04 am
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Reunited Nirvana To Perform With Paul McCartney Tonight

Among the many types of rock-band reunions, there are a few notable ones: The reunions we all wanted that end up being worthy of our…
Michael Nelson | December 12, 2012 - 11:16 am
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Foo Fighters, Jon Bon Jovi Get Punched Just Before Eating (And Björk & Charles Barkley Do Iconoclasts)

This week's SNL got off to a rocky start when a cross-eyed and painful-to-watch Ritchie Sambora lost his next-to-only line during host Jon Bon Jovi's…
Stereogum | October 15, 2007 - 10:21 am
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