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Flashback: Foo Fighters Cover Tom Petty's 'Breakdown'

October 21, 2014

Dave Grohl was actually a member of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers for a short time, drumming with the band in November 1994, after Nirvana had ended with Kurt Cobain's death but before he got the Foo Fighters off the ground. He appeared with them on...

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Foo Fighters Wrap Up 'Letterman' Week With Top Ten List

October 18, 2014

The Foo Fighters' weeklong Late Show With David Letterman residency came to a close Friday night with the band participating in a Letterman staple: The reading of the Top Ten list. The subject: "Top Ten Things Foo Fighters Would Like To Say After...

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Foo Fighters Rock Chicago in 'Sonic Highways' Premiere

October 18, 2014

The Foo Fighters' much-anticipated HBO musical travelogue Sonic Highways premiered Friday night with Dave Grohl and company visiting Chicago to pen a musical love letter to the Windy City. Grohl's journey as he crafts the Foo Fighters' new album...

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Hear Foo Fighters' Fiery New Song

October 16, 2014

The Foo Fighters' Sonic Highways is set to premiere on HBO on October 17th, but the day before Dave Grohl and company's eight-episode musical travelogue begins, the band shared their new album's first single "Something From Nothing." As evidenced by the...

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David Letterman Gets Personal With Foo Fighters Story

October 16, 2014

Foo Fighters wrapped up night three of their Late Show With David Letterman residency with another unlikely collaboration and cover song, but the real highlight came after CBS' broadcast ended. In a web exclusive, Letterman joined the band onstage...

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Watch Dave Grohl's Surprise Rolling Stones, Dylan Cover

October 14, 2014

Hours after teaming up with Zac Brown for a quadruple-guitar cover of Black Sabbath's "War Pigs" for Late Show With David Letterman, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and drummer Taylor Hawkins headed downtown to cover the Rolling Stones'...

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Watch Foo Fighters Talk 'Sonic Highways' in Extended Trailer

October 12, 2014

Foo Fighters' HBO series Sonic Highways premieres Friday, October 17th, and now we have another extensive look at what we can expect to see and hear from Dave Grohl's eight-episode musical travelogue. The five-minute trailer also reveals many of diverse...

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Jack White Bashes Rolling Stone at Boston Show

September 18, 2014

Jack White may have quasi-apologized to the Black Keys over comments he made in a Rolling Stone cover story earlier this year, but at Wednesday night's show at Fenway Park in Boston, the singer expressed his displeasure with Foo Fighters,...

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Foo Fighters Play Tiny Show in Abandoned London Train Tunnel

September 12, 2014

"Usually at shows like this, we like to take advantage of our hot, sweaty audience and play shit that people don't like," Dave Grohl said as surveyed the mosh-pit carnage at the second of the band's three intimate U.K. club shows. "But...

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See Bob Mould and Foo Fighters' Taylor Hawkins Play 'Kimmel'

August 28, 2014

As if reuniting the women of Friends were not enough of a spectacle for Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the same episode featured a performance by Bob Mould with Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins sitting in. The former Hüsker Dü and Sugar frontman led...

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Foo Fighters Enlist Cheap Trick for 'Letterman'

October 17, 2014

Hours after the Foo Fighters' premiered their Chicago-inspired Sonic Highways cut "Something From Nothing," the band stayed in a Windy City frame of mind for the fourth night of their Late Show With David Letterman residency. With the Willis Tower...

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The Everything Index: Taylor Swift Takes on Twisty the Clown

October 16, 2014

Welcome to another edition of Rolling Stone's "Everything Index," where we rank the week's pop-culture power players, using an advanced algorithmic method based almost entirely on whether or not they can kill us. That's why American Horror Story's...

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Foo Fighters and Heart 'Kick It Out' on 'Letterman'

October 15, 2014

One night after busting out a Black Sabbath cover with Zac Brown, Foo Fighters continued their Late Show With David Letterman residency by paying homage to the city Dave Grohl is most associated with: Seattle. With the Space Needle projected on...

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Foo Fighters, Zac Brown Cover Black Sabbath on ‘Letterman'

October 14, 2014

Foo Fighters Week kicked off Monday night on the Late Show With David Letterman with an unlikely collaboration doing a surprise cover: Dave Grohl and company joined up with Zac Brown for a four-guitar rendition of Black Sabbath's "War Pigs."...

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Foo Fighters Plot Weeklong 'Letterman' Residency

October 6, 2014

Foo Fighters will spend a week in New York next week as the musical guests of Late Show With David Letterman, playing covers of songs inspired by their forthcoming record Sonic Highways each night. Additionally, Dave Grohl will sit for an interview...

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Foo Fighters Pay Tribute to Gwar in Richmond

September 18, 2014

UPDATE: In a new video, Gwar drummer Jizmak da Gusha has decided to not kill Dave Grohl after the Foo Fighters frontman gave a heartfelt tribute to deceased Gwar member Dave Brockie. Foo Fighters Day finally arrived on September 17th in Richmond,...

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Foo Fighters Day Declared in Richmond

September 17, 2014

On the day of Foo Fighters' unscheduled concert in Richmond, Virginia, the city's mayor has officially recognized September 17th as "Foo Fighters Day RVA." In a proclamation signed and stamped today, Mayor Dwight C. Jones cited seven reasons tied to the...

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Foo Fighters Play With Cover Band at Secret Show

September 11, 2014

The Foo Fighters played a secret gig at Brighton, England's Concorde 2 on Wednesday, performing under the alias "the Holy Shits." While the group usually packs arenas, only 600 fans caught this surprise concert, which featured a mix of greatest...

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Watch Foo Fighters' Extended 'Sonic Highways' Trailer

August 21, 2014

Foo Fighters have shared a first look at the HBO series Sonic Highways – which chronicles the making of the band's upcoming LP of the same name – set to begin airing on October 17th. "I really believe that the environment in which you...

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