1. David Bowie Also Turned Down a Dave Grohl Collaboration

    February 18, 2016 8:09 AM EST It shouldn't come as any big surprise that Foo Fighters ' Dave Grohl and Pat Smear are David Bowie fans, especially following their tribute with Beck to the late rock icon last weekend, but to retrace Bowie's L.A. years with them is another thing all together.  Dave Grohl on…

  2. Exclusive: Dave Grohl Hints at Season Two of 'Sonic Highways'

    March 18, 2015 2:16 PM EDT As fans began lining up by three in the afternoon to see the Foo Fighters play a private St. Patrick's Day show at the iHeartRadio Theater in Burbank, Calif., to celebrate the April 7 release of the the  Sonic Highways  DVD, anything was possible. At Dave Grohl 's recent…

  3. Watch Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl Celebrate Birthday at All-Star L.A. Forum Concert

    January 11, 2015 11:00 AM EST Nearly a dozen rockers, including David Lee Roth, Perry Farrell, Slash and Alice Cooper, toasted the Foo Fighters frontman. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl celebrated his 46th birthday in true rock star style, taking over Los Angeles' the Forum on Saturday (Jan. 10) for a concert…

  4. Foo Fighters Bring Guests, Massive Set to Nashville's Ryman Auditorium

    November 03, 2014 4:38 PM EST "It's not often I come to a gig and kick off my shoes," Dave Grohl told the crowd on Friday night as he began his three-hour parade across the Ryman stage, barefoot and sporting black-metal style corpse paint in honor of All Hallow's Eve. As far as events go, this was…

  5. Nirvana & Friends Fill It Up at Brooklyn's Saint Vitus Bar

    April 11, 2014 6:16 AM EDT Not content with induction at the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, the surviving members of Nirvana have called on some girl-power for a hits-filled post-Hall set. Brooklyn's 350-capacity Saint Vitus venue hosted a secret show soon after the grunge titans were inducted into the Rock…

  6. Nirvana Joined By Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent, Lorde at Rock Hall Ceremony

    April 11, 2014 3:30 AM EDT The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame audience had to wait a long time for Nirvana to hit the Barclays Center stage on Thursday night. More than four hours into a show that veered between galvanizing and grueling, the band's surviving members, Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic, its special…

  7. Joan Jett to Front Nirvana At Rock And Roll Hall of Fame?

    April 09, 2014 4:31 AM EDT Might Joan Jett take the mic for Nirvana’s performance at the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame cerremony? That’s the chatter doing the rounds ahead of the grunge group’s induction into the Rock Hall on Thursday. Drummer Dave Grohl’s Foo Fighters sparked a whole lot of speculation when his band’s…

  8. Rock Music Finds Winning Tough at GRAMMYs

    January 27, 2014 12:47 AM EST At the end of Sunday night’s ceremony, host LL Cool J noted that “here at the Grammy Awards, we never stop rockin’.” But you could have fooled us. With a paucity of major category nominations (only Imagine Dragons’ “Radioactive” for Record of the Year) rockers were consigned to the Rock…

  9. Dave Grohl's Sound City Players to Perform Debut Gig at Sundance

    January 02, 2013 5:20 PM EST Dave Grohl won't just be bowing his directorial debut at the Sundance Film Festival this month. The Foo Fighters frontman will also lead the debut performance of the Sound City Players, a group gathering "core musicians and special guests" from "Sound City," Grohl&…

  10. Sandy Concert Duets: Watch Springsteen & Bon Jovi, Waters & Vedder + More

    December 13, 2012 11:45 AM EST Along with a slew of winning performances from the biggest music stars on the planet, 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief boasted a handful of marquee collaborations that are unlikely to ever duplicated. The Boss rocked out with Bon Jovi, the leaders of Pearl Jam and Pink Floyd got…

  11. 12-12-12: 12 Things You Didn't See At the Sandy Concert

    December 13, 2012 2:40 AM EST Though there was tons to see onstage during the nearly 6-hour 12-12-12 Concert, which benefited the Robin Hood Relief Fund, there was plenty going on backstage amid a frenzy of set changes, rock legends and celebrity guests. Here are 12 highlights from the biggest concert of the year. CONCERT…

  12. Sandy Concert Rocks NYC With Stones, McCartney and a Reunited Nirvana

    December 13, 2012 2:30 AM EST Gotta give it up for the locals. Musicians closely associated with New Jersey and New York dominated the 12-12-12 concert to raise funds for Hurricane Sandy survivors, selecting songs that created a narrative of perseverance, rebirth and hope. CONCERT FOR SANDY RELIEF • Stones, The Who, Joel,…

  13. Paul McCartney, Nirvana Alums Debut 'Cut Me Some Slack' at Sandy Concert

    December 13, 2012 1:40 AM EST Judging from the velocity of Dave Grohl's whipping hair, Wednesday night's Nirvana jam session with Paul McCartney at the 12.12.12 Concert for Sandy Relief went over swimmingly. The promised marriage of the most important band ever (The Beatles) and the most influential of the '…

  14. Paul McCartney 'Joins' Nirvana for Sandy Concert, New Song

    December 12, 2012 12:45 PM EST Eighteen years after Kurt Cobain took his own life, putting an end to the most influential rock band of the '90s, Nirvana has found its new lead singer in former Beatle Paul McCartney. Well, for one night at least. CONCERT FOR SANDY RELIEF • Stream the Event Right Here • Rolling Stones…

  15. Foo Fighters Drop Trou in Steamy Shower Video: Watch the Tour Teaser

    August 30, 2011 12:18 PM EDT The things the Foo Fighters do for videos. Elaborate costumes and drag are nothing new for the Foos, but we've never seen Dave Grohl and the boys take it all off on tape -- until now. Naked Ambition: 10 Bare-It-All Music Videos In a new (NSFW) teaser video for the rockers' upcoming…

  16. Dave Grohl Tasered, Arrested in Foo Fighters' 'Walk' Video

    June 02, 2011 2:07 PM EDT Tipped over the edge by the phrase "punk is dead" scrawled on a freeway underpass, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl loses his cool in the band's new video for "Walk." Watch below, as Grohl is tasered and arrested after running over his bandmates in a golf cart. While…

  17. Foo Fighters: 2011 Album Preview

    January 21, 2011 2:17 PM EST Foo Fighters Title TBD April After an extended run playing with Them Crooked Vultures, Dave Grohl is bringing back Foo Fighters in a big way. Grohl has said that the group's next album doesn't feature any ballads-just 11 rockers in a row. He's also brought in some old friends…

  18. Watch: Foo Fighters Get Girly, Channel Gaga

    January 06, 2011 12:41 PM EST From their costumes and drag time in classic music videos like "Everlong" and "Learn to Fly" to Dave Grohl's most recent viral hi-jinks with the Scissor Sisters , the Foo Fighters don't seem to mind embarrassing themselves in the sake of comedy. Video: Foo…

  19. Germs Biopic Hitting U.S. Theaters In August

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Germs biopic "What We Do Is Secret" will hit U.S. theaters in August thanks to a newly signed distribution deal with Peace Arch Entertainment, Billboard has learned. The Germs biopic "What We Do Is Secret" will hit U.S. theaters in August thanks to a newly signed…

  20. Foo Fighters Celebrate 'Echoes' At NYC Club Show

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "Do you guys have the new record?," Dave Grohl teased four songs into the Foo Fighters' surprise show at New York's intimate Fillmore at Irving Plaza last night (Sept. 20). "Do you guys have the new record?," Dave Grohl teased four songs into the Foo Fighters&…

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