July 3rd, 2014
June 21st, 2014


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."

June 4th, 2014
Lorde may be a superstar, but she’s deep, man. [Though] I barely got to say two words to her [at the Rock Hall induction]. She flew from God knows where, and we rehearsed the song once. Then we walked onstage and did it. It was very Nirvana: one rehearsal and not a lot of communication.
June 1st, 2014
It was tricky because it’s not just [an HBO] series, it’s [a Foo Fighters] album. And so when you’re sequencing the series, you’re sequencing the album, so what do you sequence first? And how can you write the music before you shoot the episode? How do you know what the theme is going to be and how can you tell the story? These things would keep me up at night. I’m not only thinking about the lyric I have to spin the next day, I’m thinking about how it fits into the overall arc of the history of American music. It’s meant to be the musical equivalent of the finale of Usual Suspects. Like that scene where he’s sitting there, you’re going back through the whole episode. It’s basically that.
Dave Grohl talks new Foos album and HBO series, plus the Nirvana reunion, with The Hollywood Reporter
May 27th, 2014
As we were coming down from the success of the last record, I thought, ‘Now we have license to get weird.’ If we wanted, we could make some crazy, bleak Radiohead record and freak everyone out. Then I thought, ‘Fuck that.’
Foo Fighter Dave Grohl talks to Billboard
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