August 11th, 2014

New Foo Fighters album, Sonic Highways, out November 10. Tracklist and additional info here.

Update: According to this, there are nine different covers.

August 10th, 2014

nirvananews:

Rare shot of Dave Grohl wearing an ‘In Utero’ pass and playing around with the custom Telecaster guitar backstage at the Springfield Civic Center in Massachusetts, 1993. - Photographer: Steve Gullick.

Reblogged from
July 30th, 2014

NME: Original Nirvana drummer Chad Channing says he would be up for a band reunion

When asked if he would reunite with the surviving members of the band in the future, he replied: “Yeah, if they wanted me to. It’d maybe be something like Dave playing guitar and singing and Krist doing bass. That’d be about the only arrangement I could think of that we cold pull off.”
July 22nd, 2014
Obviously, I wish it was a situation where no one but Kurt Cobain was ever playing Nirvana songs. But that’s unfortunately not the case. I was a very ancillary part of the night, but I can’t imagine for those guys and for the family and for Courtney, for everybody, it just seemed like… the wound was still quite raw.
St. Vincent reflects on playing with Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony
July 3rd, 2014
June 21st, 2014

coslive:

Foo Fighters delivered a 21-song set — including covers of Van Halen, Queen & Davie Bowie, and Alice Cooper — during their headlining performance at Firefly Music Festival. See the full setlist + video.

Reblogged from Consequence of Sound
June 18th, 2014

Daily Mail: When shown a picture of Dave Grohl during a talk at Cannes Lions 2014, Courtney Love paused before saying, "It’s time to make amends."

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