Foo Fighters Guitar Hits Auction Block

Foo Fighters Guitar Hits Auction Block

A guitar owned by Pat Smear — and played by Dave Grohl in the Foo Fighters’ “Monkey Wrench” video — is being put up for auction in the U.K. Smear purchased the customized Gretsch White Falcon in 1996 in Los Angeles, says Foo Fighters guitar technician Earnie Bailey. “Soon after, I replaced the Bigsby tremolo…

Star-Studded Lineup Pays Tribute To Taylor Hawkins At Wembley Stadium

Star-Studded Lineup Pays Tribute To Taylor Hawkins At Wembley Stadium

A host of celebrities and more than 75,000 screaming fans turned out to pay tribute to the late, great Taylor Hawkins at London’s Wembley Stadium. The show opened with a speech from Dave Grohl, inviting fans to “celebrate the life, the music and the love of our dear friend, our bandmate, our brother Taylor Hawkins.”…

Foo Fighters Add Pink To Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert

Foo Fighters Add Pink To Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert

The star-studded lineup for the Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins Tribute concerts continues to grow. For the September 27th show in Los Angeles, Pink has been added to the roster along with LeAnn Rimes, John Paul Jones, and Nancy Wilson. They join a long list of guests already announced: Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett, Gene Simmons of…

Taylor Hawkins Expressed Discomfort About Foo Fighters’ Tour Schedule

Taylor Hawkins Expressed Discomfort About Foo Fighters’ Tour Schedule

A new Rolling Stone article is shedding some light on Taylor Hawkins’ final days, but it’s not without some controversy. Among those interviewed were Pearl Jam’s Matt Cameron and Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith, who both claimed the Foo Fighters’ drummer said he had spoken with Dave Grohl about the physically demanding toll of the…

Nine Inch Nails To Replace Foo Fighters At 2 Festivals

Nine Inch Nails To Replace Foo Fighters At 2 Festivals

Nine Inch Nails will now step in for the Foo Fighters at two upcoming festivals. The Foo Fighters have canceled all tour dates after the death of drummer Taylor Hawkins last month. First, Nine Inch Nails will join fellow headliners KISS, Korn, and Guns N’ Roses at Welcome to Rockville in Daytona Beach, Florida on May…

‘SNL’ Shares Tribute to Taylor Hawkins

‘SNL’ Shares Tribute to Taylor Hawkins

More tributes are coming in for late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, who passed away on March 25. “Saturday Night Live” did their own version with a quiet, but sweet photographic tribute to the drummer at the end of “Weekend Update.” Hawkins had been a musical guest many times on the show, appearing with Foo…

Foo Fighters Ponder Anniversary Plans

Foo Fighters Ponder Anniversary Plans

The Foo Fighters‘ “The Colour and the Shape” album is turning 25 this year.  In a new interview, frontman Dave Grohl was asked about the milestone and said the band doesn’t currently have any plans to mark the silver anniversary, but claims he’s open to the idea of 2022 making up for what they missed…

Foo Fighters Horror Film ‘Studio 666’ Coming Your Way

Foo Fighters Horror Film ‘Studio 666’ Coming Your Way

How scared should you be? Foo Fighters’ horror-comedy film, Studio 666, is on its way. The movie, based on a story by frontman Dave Grohl and starring the band members, will first premiere in Australian theaters on February 24 – then hit the U.S. the next day. The storyline follows the band as they move into a…

What’s Old Is New Again: Foo Fighters Re-Releasing Classic Concert T-Shirts

What’s Old Is New Again: Foo Fighters Re-Releasing Classic Concert T-Shirts

Talk about a blast from the past. Foo Fighters are bringing back their old-school 1995 tour tees to help raise money for struggling music venues. The classic 1995 tour merch will go to #SaveOurVenues and #SaveOurStages. The t-shirts are known as the “Roswell Alien Design”. Released today >> Limited Edition Original Roswell Alien Design tee…