Tag Archives: Dave Grohl

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl says Sepultura’s ‘Roots’ was, “sonically the most powerful album”

Posted by on September 13, 2017

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl recently spoke with Mojo, reflecting on artists he listened to throughout his life ranging from The Beatles, Bad Brains, and more. During his conversation, he highlighted Sepultura’s acclaimed album 1996’s Roots. In complete admiration, the frontman went into detail on the production quality and how it became, “the gauge for […]

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Dave Grohl reveals Justin Timberlake as superstar guest on Foo Fighters album

Posted by on September 6, 2017

Foo Fighters ninth studio album Concrete and Gold arrives next Friday (15th) and drummer Taylor Hawkins calls it the band’s “most psychedelic record, and our weirdest.” Frontman Dave Grohl spent the last few months announcing a few surprise guests on the album, including Sir Paul McCartney, Boyz II Men’s Shawn Stockman, and more. In an extensive […]

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Dave Grohl spotted in Metallica’s snake pit at Pasadena show

Posted by on August 14, 2017

After three years, we are now a few weeks away from Foo Fighters’ new album, Concrete and Gold arrives, which will be released on September 15th via  Roswell/RCA. Since we heard about the Sonic Highways follow-up, the band have already shared a few surprise collaborators who will be featured including Boyz II Men’s Shawn Stockman and the legendary Sir Paul […]

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Sir Paul McCartney to appear on new Foo Fighters album

Posted by on August 3, 2017

It has been three years since the Foo Fighters released Sonic Highways and now, we are nearly one month away until its follow-up arrives. Concrete and Gold will be released on September 15th via Roswell/RCA and it will feature quite a few special guests. The band have already announced Boyz II Men’s Shawn Stockman will appear […]

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Footage surfaces of Nirvana playing Radio Shack in 1988

Posted by on July 6, 2017

Time are changing quickly, and if there’s two things that aren’t quite what they were in 1998, they’re Nirvana and Radio Shack. History was made on January 23, 1988, when Nirvana recorded their first demo tape. At that time, they were unknown, and no one would have predicted their success. The following day, the group […]

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Remember When: Dave Grohl and Josh Homme tested out Ashton Kutcher’s flatulence app?

Posted by on June 21, 2017

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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Well “Lah Di Da,” here’s a new Foo Fighters song

Posted by on June 17, 2017

Last night at the Secret Solstice Festival in Iceland, the Foo Fighters headlined. With new song “Run” already being spun everywhere that still plays rock music, it’s practically become a staple in the 2 1/2 weeks it’s been out, so the band took the opportunity to debut a new song. “Lah Di Da.” In addition, […]

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Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and BottleRock CEO respond to BottleRock incident

Posted by on June 2, 2017

This past Memorial Day weekend, the Foo Fighters’ set at BottleRock festival was cut short due to the uncompromising curfew, resulting in the band finishing the song “Everlong,” unplugged. The speakers were pulled at 10 PM leaving a crowd of over 40,000 members shouting along to the rest of the performance. The festival received backlash […]

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Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield announce fourth annual ‘Acoustic-4-A-Cure’ Concert

Posted by on March 28, 2017

Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield announced the date and lineup for the Acoustic-4-a-Cure IV annual benefit concert. It returns to the Fillmore in San Francisco on May 15th. Due to Metallica’s tour, Dave Grohl will be sitting in for James Hetfield. The event will showcase veteran and newcomers including Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Don Felder, […]

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What’s Dave Grohl doing with Josh Homme?

Posted by on February 3, 2017

Queens of the Stone Age fans got some good news from Mastodon’s Troy Sanders last month when he said that the band would be releasing a new album this year. And while there hasn’t been any concrete confirmation that they’re doing anything, a large hint might have been dropped yesterday by another musician friend. Eagles […]

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