“I don’t want my kid to think that the only way you can be a musician is to stand in line at a song contest audition, and then wind up having a bazillionaire tell you if you’re not a good singer,” Grohl said.
The Life Is Beautiful Festival will return for a second year in Las Vegas this October with Kanye West, Foo Fighters and Outkast as headliners.
Zedd, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Slayer, Rise Against and Pretty Lights will also perform.
“Hopefully they can hear the show out here,” he tweeted. “We’ll play loud.”
“We’re doing things that we’ve never done before. And I want to say that it’s only eight songs but I think it might be our longest record because, as I was writing these songs, I had to take a cinematic approach,” Dave Grohl said.
Much like the Dave Grohl-directed feature, Sound City, the Foo Fighters’ HBO show will be shot documentary style, and will be “a love letter to the history of American music,” according to Grohl himself.
Jett is a choice that Kurt Cobain would surely approve of.
Ever wonder what the Foo Fighter’s 1997 hit “Everlong” would sound like played on an old dot matrix printer? Well someone has actually figured it out. Someone with a lot of time on their hands.
Is this the heaviest band of all time? Yes. Yes it is.
Last September, Grohl reunited with his former Dain Bramage bandmates for a portrait that was posted on Twitter, although there’s no indication if the photo is indicative of an impending reunion.
With both Coachella and the New Orleans Jazz Fest rolling out 2014 lineups over the past week, relative new kid on the block, Firefly, has tossed its lineup into the fray.
For music lovers headed to the New York area for this year’s Super Bowl, there will be an avalanche of artists playing shows all over the place. Getting inside many of the exclusive concerts, however, might be a little tricky.
With the Super Bowl set for New Jersey’s MetLife stadium on February 2, the nearby New York metropolitan area is quickly turning into party central over the days leading up to the main sporting event.