1. Dave Grohl Says New Foo Fighters Album Features 'Biggest Pop Star in the World' | Billboard News

    Dave Grohl Says New Foo Fighters Album Features 'Biggest Pop Star in the World' | Billboard News

    July 31, 2017 4:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 The new Foo Fighters album entitled 'Concrete And Gold' is due out in a few months, and Dave Grohl has teased that the "biggest pop star in the world" will feature on it -- but won't say who. music , 2017 , billboard news , ...

  2. Dave Grohl Teases Mystery Pop Star On New Foo Fighters Album, But Will Be Amazed If You Can Figure It Out

    July 31, 2017 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Foo Fighters have a new album called  Concrete And Gold  coming out in a couple of months, and it’s set to feature some leftfield guests like  Boyz II Men’s Shawn Stockman , The Kills ’ Allison Mosshart, and The Bird And The Bee ’s Inara George. And ...

  3. So, Who's This 'Biggest Pop Star in the World' That's Going to Be on the New Foo Fighters Album?

    June 21, 2017 9:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Yesterday, the Foo Fighters broke news of the upcoming Concrete and Gold ; pump-fake hiatus aside, their ninth studio album is due out this September, and it figures to be decidedly different beast than the one that came before it.  2014’s Sonic Hig ...

  4. Foo Fighters Debut 'Lah Di Da' in Reykjavik: Watch

    June 17, 2017 6:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Foo Fighters came back with “Run” a couple of weeks ago, and they debuted another new song during their performance at the Secret Solstice Festival in Reykjavík Friday (June 16). “We only have 22 minutes left, but I want to play you all the new f--- ...

  5. Foo Fighters To Play Opening Of The Anthem, Washington D.C.'s New Venue: Exclusive

    June 12, 2017 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl says the club is set to become the 'number one venue in America.' Washington D.C. has two exceedingly good reasons to celebrate this coming Oct. 12. That’s when Foo Fighters will headline the opening of The Anthem, the city’s ne ...

  6. Dave Grohl's Mom Talks About 'Dark, Sad Time' After Kurt Cobain's Death

    April 27, 2017 8:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl pulled a lot of stuff when he was a kid. At this point, the Foo Fighters singer's mom knows most of it, but during their appearance on The Late Show on Wednesday night (Apr. 26)  to promote her new boo,  From Cradle to Stage: Stories ...

  7. Dave Grohl Interviews His Mom About Raising a Rock Star

    April 24, 2017 10:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Earlier this month, Dave Grohl ’s mother Virginia Hanlon Grohl released a book called From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars . As the title implies, Mrs. Grohl does not just draw from her own experience in th ...

  8. Foo Fighters Announce Glastonbury Gig at Surprise U.K. Concert: Watch It Here

    February 24, 2017 3:48 PM EST 0 0 2 The Foo Fighters are playing their first concert of 2017... right now. On Friday (Feb. 24), Dave Grohl and company announced plans to perform at this year’s Glastonbury Music Festival by live-streaming a surprise show from Frome, England’s Cheese an ...

  9. Dave Grohl Will Not Perform With Anderson .Paak & A Tribe Called Quest at the Grammy Awards

    February 02, 2017 7:33 PM EST 0 0 0 Following word earlier this week announcing Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl would be performing with Anderson .Paak and A Tribe Called Quest at the upcoming 59th annual Grammy Awards, the Recording Academy has now announced that Grohl will not take ...

  10. Dave Grohl Is the King of the Unlikely Grammy Collaboration

    February 01, 2017 11:38 AM EST 0 0 3 UPDATE:  On Thursday (Feb. 2), The Recording Academy announced that Dave Grohl would not be performing with Anderson .Paak and A Tribe Called Quest at the 59th annual Grammy Awards. In a statement, The Recording Academy and AEG Ehrlich Productions a ...

  11. Foo Fighters' Case Against Lloyd's of London Dismissed

    October 12, 2016 1:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl ’s Foo Fighters have settled a four-month-old lawsuit aimed at collecting on insurance claims related to a series of canceled concerts during the band’s 2015 world tour.  A court filing dated Oct. 7 and signed by U.S. District Judge Manue ...

  12. Nirvana's 10 Greatest TV and Film Moments: 'SNL' Smooching, Muppets & Beyond

    September 24, 2016 4:39 PM EDT 0 0 8 Today (Sept. 24) marks 25 years of Nevermind , Nirvana ’s accidentally massive album that neither the band nor its management expected to exceed 45,000 sales -- that’s how many records were initially pressed. Here we are 30 million sales later, and ...

  13. Kurt Cobain Shares Favorite Bands, Views on Vanilla Ice in 25-Year Old Rediscovered Interview

    September 23, 2016 10:24 PM EDT 0 0 6 Nirvana's 'Nevermind' celebrates its 25th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Twenty five years ago, on Aug. 16, 1991, my publisher/editor Drew Masters offered me a last-minute phone interview with a band called Nirvana from Seat ...

  14. Guns N' Roses' Reunion Tour: 8 Surprise Highlights, From Angus Young to Skrillex

    September 12, 2016 1:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Guns N’ Roses ’ long-awaited reunion tour brought American fans to their na-na-na-na-knees, knees in 2016. The rock band’s classic lineup -- including long-feuding singer Axl Rose and guitarist Slash, along with bassist Duff McKagan -- is back toget ...

  15. Comic-Con: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Narrate Story of 'Hamilton' on 'Drunk History'

    July 22, 2016 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hamilton  is invading Comedy Central's  Drunk History. Creator Derek Waters revealed Thursday during the show's Comic-Con panel that Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda is set to narrate the rivalry between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr ...

  16. Jimmy Kimmel on His Late-Night Show's Mashup Mondays: Thank Huey Lewis and the Foo Fighters

    May 02, 2016 5:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Monday night (May 2), Jimmy Kimmel Live will kick off a new month of Mashup Mondays, the late-night show’s segment that combines two acts based on the compatibility of their names, rather than their musical styles.  On the new segment, Of Monster ...

  17. Dave Grohl Asks U.K. City Council to Let Local Bands Practice

    March 23, 2016 9:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 "I believe that it is crucial that children have a place to explore their creativity and establish a sense of self through song." Dave Grohl has stepped up to support an unsigned metal band in Cornwall, England, that has been denied the pr ...

  18. Watch Dave Grohl Perform the Beatles' 'Blackbird' at the 2016 Oscars

    February 28, 2016 11:16 PM EST 0 0 0 Earlier this month, we learned Dave Grohl would be on hand at the 2016 Oscars for a special performance. It turned out to be a touching, subtle cover of The Beatles ' "Blackbird" to soundtrack the show's 2016 in memoriam tribute ...

  19. Which Oscars Performance Are You Most Looking Forward To? Vote!

    February 26, 2016 2:00 PM EST 0 0 0 On Sunday, the Oscars will feature three of its best original song nominees, giving the night a doozy of a lineup with Lady Gaga , Sam Smith and The Weeknd all onboard. To add an air of mystery -- and represent the rock sect -- Dave Grohl of the Foo ...

  20. Dave Grohl Confirmed For 'Special Performance' at 2016 Oscars

    February 19, 2016 11:23 AM EST John Legend has also been announced as a presenter. If you tune in at the right time during this year’s Oscars, you might think you’re watching the Grammys. A handful of regulars at music’s longest-running awards show have been confirmed for the ...

  21. David Bowie Also Turned Down a Dave Grohl Collaboration

    February 18, 2016 8:09 AM EST 0 0 0 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 a ...

  22. Dimebag Darrell Tribute Led by Dave Grohl, Phil Anselmo, Members of Metallica, Slayer & More

    January 23, 2016 4:10 PM EST 0 0 0 “I’m here for one guy, one reason, Dime,” Zakk Wylde told Billboard when asked what brought him out to Hollywood’s Lucky Strike Bowling to take part in Friday’s “Dimebash,” a tribute to late Pantera guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott. 'Dimebag& ...

  23. Dave Grohl Got a Motörhead Tattoo as Soon as He Heard About Lemmy -- Check It Out

    December 30, 2015 10:45 AM EST 0 0 0 Dave Grohl and Lemmy Kilmister go way back. Aside from surely being influenced by Motörhead as a kid, the Foo Fighters frontman teamed with Lemmy for his short-lived metal side project Probot and joined him onstage (along with Slash) at the 2010 Rev ...

  24. 2015's Music-Injury Index: Dave Grohl, Florence Welch and More Star Slips, Tumbles and Trips of the Year

    December 14, 2015 1:16 PM EST 0 0 0 The year (actually, mostly just June) in star slips, falls, tumbles and trips, as ranked by Billboard's own Band-Aid scale. This story originally appeared in the  Dec. 19 issue of Billboard . Year in Music 2015 Year in Music 2015 Rob LeDonne Fl ...

  25. Dave Grohl vs. Animal: Preview Epic 'Muppets' Drum-Off

    December 01, 2015 9:10 PM EST 0 0 0 When it comes to instrumentation, it's hard to think of anyone more skilled -- especially in rock -- than Dave Grohl . But the Foo Fighters frontman had some serious competition on an episode of ABC's The Muppets .  Dave Grohl Invites High ...

  26. Dave Grohl & Animal Will Have a Drum-Off on 'The Muppets'

    November 17, 2015 7:49 PM EST 0 0 0 Dave Grohl and The Muppets ' Animal will be facing off in a drumming competition in an upcoming episode of the ABC sitcom.  The Muppets' Swedish Chef Covering Sia's 'Chandelier' is Total Nonsense: Watch According to reports ...

  27. 10 Ways ACL Weekend Two Was Different

    October 12, 2015 10:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Historically, the second weekend of a music festival double-header is always better for myriad reasons. Weekend One fest-goers will probably be quick to disagree, but my observation is grounded in experience – I’ve attended every double weekend of C ...

  28. Dave Grohl Invites High School Battle of the Bands Rival Onstage With Foo Fighters: Watch

    October 09, 2015 10:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl is becoming the weird rock equivalent to Taylor Swift these days, welcoming some more random guests onstage with the Foo Fighters to contrast the pop star's parade of guests on her 1989 Tour .  Watch Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, Le ...

  29. Watch the Foo Fighters, Stevie Nicks & Haim Perform Together Live in L.A.

    September 22, 2015 7:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 For those who love rock n' roll, last night's Foo Fighters show at the Forum in L.A. (Sept. 21) was certainly a night to remember. Watch Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones & Queen's Roger Taylor Per ...

  30. Kurt Cobain Demos & Comedy Skit to Be Included on 'Montage of Heck' Companion Album: Exclusive

    August 05, 2015 3:55 PM EDT Director Brett Morgen tells Billboard the album creates "a lighter portrait of Kurt than one might expect." The director of  Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck  says a companion soundtrack will include all the previously unreleased music fea ...

  31. Foo Fighters' 'Learn to Fly': Watch 1,000 Italians Perform It Live

    July 30, 2015 8:04 PM EDT 1.734 k 280 58 Dave Grohl may have a bum leg right now but that hasn't stopped the Foo Fighters from touring and now 1,000 Italians are campaigning pretty convincingly for the rock band to visit their hometown.  Dave Grohl Rehabs Injured Leg with Led ...

  32. Dave Grohl Rehabs Injured Leg with Led Zeppelin 'Air Drumming' Sessions

    July 29, 2015 5:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl has offered a glimpse into his rock ‘n’ roll rehab as recovers from surgery to his broken leg. He’s been channeling John Bonham.  The Foo Fighters frontman told Britain’s Q magazine he’s making solid progress from his injuries. But he won ...

  33. Japan's Fuji Rock Festival Bounces Back With Foo Fighters, Muse, FKA Twigs

    July 28, 2015 3:15 PM EDT Fuji Rock Festival, the leading single-venue international rock fest in Japan, returned powerfully after a somewhat down year in 2014. Held July 24-26 at Naeba Ski Resort in Niigata, the 19th version of the event featured headliners Foo Fighters ...

  34. Dave Grohl Brings His Foot Surgeon On Stage to Perform 'Seven Nation Army'

    July 20, 2015 7:31 AM EDT 1.215 k 203 44 Foo Fighters ' frontman Dave Grohl gave his orthopedic surgeon the biggest thank you imaginable -- a solo on stage with the rock group.  After paying tribute to Dr. Lew C. Schon for the work he did on Grohl's leg Sunday (July 19) ...

  35. Katy Perry, Beyonce, Jay Z & More: Musicians Nominated for 2015 Emmy Awards

    July 16, 2015 6:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 The 2015 Primetime Emmy Nominations were announced on Thursday morning (July 16), and amid the many television stars nominated, there were some very familiar names to music fans. Katy Perry Nominated for an Emmy for Super Bowl Halftime Performance B ...

  36. Dave Grohl Says Leg Injury Has Made Foo Fighters Stronger

    July 12, 2015 3:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Even though Dave Grohl has a broken foot and has been reduced to performing from a chair, he insists his injury has not set his band back, but strengthened it. "I think these have been the best shows the Foo Fighters have ever done. I think bec ...

  37. Dave Grohl Performs Neil Young's 'Cinnamon Girl' at a Biker Rally: Watch

    July 07, 2015 4:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters ' Dave Grohl made time for an impromptu jam session ahead of the band's 20th-anniversary concert in Washington, D.C., last weekend, busting out a rendition of the Neil Young classic "Cinnamon Girl" with a little ...

  38. Dave Grohl Performed Last Night Sitting On A Huge Throne

    July 05, 2015 11:04 AM EDT Some artists would be deterred by a broken leg, but Dave Grohl is not one of them. The singer injured himself seriously last month when he fell during a show in Sweden. This forced the Foo Fighters to cancel their headlining Glastonbury set and ...

  39. Did Dave Grohl Just Announce He'll Resume Touring on a Broken Leg?

    June 30, 2015 12:44 AM EDT 0 0 0 He doesn’t have two legs to stand on, but that apparently won’t be enough to stop Dave Grohl from bringing the fireworks on the Fourth of July. In fact, Grohl and the  Foo Fighters  have a marathon of shows on the slate, and it would seem they’ll ma ...

  40. Florence + The Machine Cover Foo Fighters at Glastonbury: Watch

    June 26, 2015 9:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 After Dave Grohl took a pretty massive spill onstage and broke his leg at a recent show in Sweden, Florence + the Machine stepped in as a last minute replacement for Foo Fighters ' headlining Glastonbury set.  Dave Grohl: Kanye West at Glastonb ...

  41. Will Dave Grohl's Injury Break the Bank for the Foo Fighters?

    June 26, 2015 12:00 PM EDT The Foo Fighters frontman’s fractured fibula could end up costing the band a lot more than just medical bills. When Foo Fighters ' Dave Grohl too a spill two songs into a Foo Fighters show on June 12 at Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden, ...

  42. Dave Grohl: Kanye West at Glastonbury 'Could Be A F---ing Disaster'

    June 23, 2015 8:52 PM EDT Foo Fighters aren't headlining this year's Glastonbury Festival anymore, but Kanye West sure still is. And the recently injured Dave Grohl thinks it could be either the greatest show of all time or a complete disaster.  In an interview ...

  43. Foo Fighters Cancel European Tour After Dave Grohl's Leg Surgery

    June 16, 2015 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters were forced to cancel the rest of their European tour after Dave Grohl fell and broke his leg onstage in Sweden last week. Dave Grohl Falls Offstage & Breaks Leg at Foo Fighters Show in Sweden The band announced the news on thei ...

  44. Foo Fighters Cancel Two Performances Following Dave Grohl's Leg Injury

    June 13, 2015 1:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters have cancelled two upcoming performances following a leg injury that frontman Dave Grohl sustained during a concert in Sweden on Friday, June 12. Dave Grohl Falls Offstage & Breaks Leg at Foo Fighters Show in Sweden The rock ban ...

  45. Watch the Foo Fighters Close 'Letterman' With 'Everlong'

    May 21, 2015 3:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters’ “Everlong” has long been a fan-favorite. Apparently it can also save lives.  Dave Grohl’s all-world rockers had the great honor of closing out the final episode of David Letterman’s legendary The Late Show overnight. They could ...

  46. David Letterman's Last 'Late Show': Foo Fighters, Bill Murray, Barack Obama Salute the Late Night King

    May 21, 2015 1:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 All good things come to an end. And so it was for David Letterman’s stint at the helm of his much-loved late-night talk show on CBS. After 33 years (and 6,028 shows) entertaining night owls, Letterman’s The Late Show on Wednesday evening was his las ...

  47. Hozier on His Billboard Music Award Jitters: 'I'll Be Inquiring About Soilage Fees'

    May 08, 2015 4:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hozier photographed on March 11, 2015 at 632 on Hudson in New York City. Eric Ryan Anderson What was your first awards show? The only awards show I've been to is the Grammys -- wait, I did go to something called the Choice Music Prize. It' ...

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