All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘dave grohl’

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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Dave Grohl Talks Nirvana’s Hall of Fame Induction

Although Courtney Love, wife of the now-deceased singer Kurt Cobain, is sick of hearing about former Nirvana drummer (now Foo Fighters front-man) Dave Grohl, it’s undeniable that the 45-year old is all over the rock and roll world nowadays. Grohl and Krist Novoselic, both of Nirvana fame, appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to share stories …

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Joan Jett May Front Nirvana at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

A photograph of three guitars posted by Foo Fighters on Instagram on Tuesday sparked rumors that Joan Jett may perform with the remaining members of Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame gala in New York City Thursday night. Drummer Dave Grohl incited speculation when a photo was posted on his band’s Instagram page featuring Grohl’s drumkit, Pat …

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Joan Jett, Nirvana At Rock n’ Roll Hall Of Fame

Joan Jett may be performing with Nirvana tomorrow at the 2014 Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Rumors of Jett’s possible collaboration with the famed grunge rockers started yesterday when former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl posted a photo of Jett’s guitar on Instagram. Michael Stipe is listed as Nirvana’s official inductee, however the photo, that includes instruments of …

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Dave Grohl Promises Something New to Foo Fans

Foo Fighters front man, Dave Grohl, is one of the top men in rock nowadays. At the 2014 Grammy Awards, he won Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media (for Sound City) and Foo Fighters won Best Rock Song, “Cut Me Some Slack.” In 2013 he delivered the keynote speech at the SXSW (South by Southwest) conference in Austin, Texas. He …

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