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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘dave grohl’

Foo Fighters Call Rickrolling The WBC Standing Up For What Is Right

Foo Fighters are the greatest rock and roll band in the world today. Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, allow me to back that point up. Not only did broken and dislocated bones not stop the Foo Fighters this year, they came back with Dave Grohl in a throne of his own design. Heck, Grohl didn’t even …

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Foo Fighters: 1000 Fans Play ‘Learn To Fly’ All At Once To Bring The Band To Their Town [Video]

Foo Fighters fans are a different breed. Sure, there are many of them. That doesn’t dilute the fact that their love for the band they feel is possibly the last great bastion of true rock and roll. One thousand Foo Fighters fans in Cesena, Italy got together to show their favorite band just how much they love them, and to …

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Dave Grohl Says Breaking His Leg Makes Foo Fighters Shows and Audiences Even Better

Dave Grohl is a monster among men. When other singers are canceling tours, running for throat surgery, and licking donuts in protest, Dave Grohl is on stage having a doctor set his dislocated ankle and splint his broken leg as he plays. When Foo Fighters frontman Grohl fell off the stage in Sweden last month, he grabbed a doctor in …

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Miranda Lambert Need Same Vocal Surgery as Sam Smith, Adele?

Miranda Lambert hated to disappoint her fans waiting to see her at Calgary Stampede on Thursday night, but when you make a living with your voice, you protect it. Lambert’s doctor told her she needed to let it rest, so she did. “I am so sorry that I can’t be at Stampede this week, but I’ll be back in Calgary …

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Kurt Cobain: Documentary Screening at Sundance Reunites Daugher Frances Bean With Estranged Mother Courtney Love

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, produced by the late Nirvana singer’s daughter Frances Bean Cobain, was screened Saturday at the Sundance Film Festival and offered a bittersweet moment between Kurt Cobain’s daughter and his widow. The occasion reunited Kurt Cobain’s only daughter with her estranged mother Courtney Love for the screening, after several years of estrangement. The mother and daughter …

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Dave Grohl: Why Critics Are Dead Wrong About the Sonic Highways Show

Dave Grohl is a machine. He hardly finishes one project or album and he’s got the next one lined up. The man is married, with three kids, and is one of the richest lead singers in rock today. But he does not stop. In one of Foo Fighters’ most popular songs, “All My Life,” Grohl outlined his philosophy. “Done. Done. …

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Kurt Cobain: Dave Grohl Talks About His Old Friend

Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters have been touring the country for their HBO music doc Sonic Highways, and for each episode, viewers are treated to a visual and audio labor of love as the band tours different cities in search of a historic place to record. Along the way, they sit down with various musicians from those cities and …

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Dave Grohl’s Whole Life is One Big Bucket List

Dave Grohl may seem like a typical cursing, screeching, guitar-pounding, rock and roll action figure to some. But look closer. Hiding beneath a very real punk-infused exterior Dave Grohl is a father, husband, businessman, and kid living the life of his dreams. And a damn busy one at that. “I’m so goddamn busy I can’t spend time thinking about anything …

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Taylor Swift Pulls Her Music from Spotify. It’s For the Best.

No matter where the geopolitics of the globe go in the next few months, the world can breathe one big sigh of relief for this: Taylor Swift’s music is no longer available on Spotify. The powers that be on Spotify want her back, of course. They posted this to their company blog. “We hope [Swift will] change her mind and …

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Gene Simmons and Dave Grohl Agree on Something: American Idol and The Voice Suck

A few weeks back, Gene Simmons gave an interview to son Nick for Esquire Magazine in which he claimed that rock and roll is dead. “When I was coming up, it was not an insurmountable mountain. Once you had a record company on your side, they would fund you, and that also meant when you toured they would give you …

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Dave Grohl’s Rocking Wit and Wisdom

Dave Grohl is a man who loves his job. After joining Nirvana in 1990, he was doing exactly what he wanted to do, playing loud music with a punk edge. “It’s tough to go to sleep at night, and I wake up after five hours because I feel like I’m wasting time. I just sit up at night and think …

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Dave Grohl Sets Out to Reinvent the Wheel

Much like fans of the book series A Song of Ice and Fire (aka Game of Thrones), every musical fan out there knows how painstaking it is to wait for their favorite band’s next album. However, fans are also usually understanding toward the process – the band has to take time off from touring and making money; they have to …

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