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# foo-fighters - This year 2022

Post-mortem finds Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had drugs in his system when he died
# Taylor Hawkins
# Taylor Hawkins

Post-mortem finds Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins had drugs in his system when he died

Mar 27th 2022, 10:46 AM 60,970 Views 41 Comments

The 50-year-old drummer died on Friday in Bogota while the band was on tour.

Tributes paid to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins after sudden death at age 50
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins after sudden death at age 50

Updated Mar 26th 2022, 3:18 PM 91,697 Views 50 Comments

Tributes have been pouring in from music industry heavyweights, describing the news as “heart breaking”.

# foo-fighters - All time

Dave Grohl shared how Taylor Swift saved him from embarrassment at Paul McCartney's gaff party
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From The Daily Edge
# Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl shared how Taylor Swift saved him from embarrassment at Paul McCartney's gaff party

Jun 22nd 2018, 6:18 PM 8,418 Views 0 Comments

It turns out Taylor is a fairly big Foo Fighters fan.

Foo Fighters invited an 8-year-old on stage to play the drums and it was all going great until he refused to leave
# Awkward
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# Awkward

Foo Fighters invited an 8-year-old on stage to play the drums and it was all going great until he refused to leave

May 9th 2018, 7:50 PM 7,838 Views 0 Comments

It got pretty awkward.

Dave Grohl went for Trump, saying he feels shame when he travels abroad
# Dave Vs Donald
From The Daily Edge
# Dave Vs Donald

Dave Grohl went for Trump, saying he feels shame when he travels abroad

May 4th 2018, 5:46 PM 5,464 Views 2 Comments

Dave says the American Dream is broken.

Dave Grohl steps in to help teen band who have nowhere to practice
# There Goes My Hero
# There Goes My Hero

Dave Grohl steps in to help teen band who have nowhere to practice

Mar 23rd 2016, 9:48 PM 19,513 Views 24 Comments

Lobbying on their behalf.

Dave Grohl heroically stepped in when this teen band had nowhere to practice
# There Goes My Hero
From The Daily Edge
# There Goes My Hero

Dave Grohl heroically stepped in when this teen band had nowhere to practice

Mar 23rd 2016, 8:22 PM 5,135 Views 2 Comments

Lobbying on their behalf.

Watch Foo Fighters 'rickroll' Westboro Baptist Church
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch Foo Fighters 'rickroll' Westboro Baptist Church

Aug 24th 2015, 11:00 AM 14,124 Views 30 Comments

Take a break and watch The Foo Fighters be absolute legends.

Dave Grohl replied to THAT Italian viral video in typical Dave Grohl fashion
# Whadda Guy
From The Daily Edge
# Whadda Guy

Dave Grohl replied to THAT Italian viral video in typical Dave Grohl fashion

Aug 3rd 2015, 10:32 AM 5,653 Views 5 Comments

All that hard rocking has paid off.

Need a lift on this rainy Friday morning? Here's A THOUSAND people playing a Foo Fighters song
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Need a lift on this rainy Friday morning? Here's A THOUSAND people playing a Foo Fighters song

Jul 31st 2015, 11:00 AM 13,218 Views 15 Comments

They’ve made Dave Grohl’s day anyway.

1,000 musicians played Foo Fighters all together to get Dave Grohl's attention
# Learn To Fly
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# Learn To Fly

1,000 musicians played Foo Fighters all together to get Dave Grohl's attention

Jul 31st 2015, 8:23 AM 4,615 Views 8 Comments

And it was not a mess. In fact, it was pretty amazing.

Florence + The Machine covered Foo Fighters at Glastonbury, and gave everyone the feels
# Times Like These
From The Daily Edge
# Times Like These

Florence + The Machine covered Foo Fighters at Glastonbury, and gave everyone the feels

Jun 27th 2015, 12:08 PM 5,670 Views 4 Comments

Florence Welch dedicated the song to Dave Grohl.

James Blunt excellently trolled disappointed Foo Fighters fans this morning
# Glasto
From The Daily Edge
# Glasto

James Blunt excellently trolled disappointed Foo Fighters fans this morning

Jun 17th 2015, 11:03 AM 6,956 Views 2 Comments

James, you messer.

Dave Grohl has broken his leg in concert - and he kept right on playing.
# Man Of Steel
# Man Of Steel

Dave Grohl has broken his leg in concert - and he kept right on playing.

Jun 13th 2015, 9:48 AM 21,873 Views 27 Comments

The Foo Fighters frontman took a brief trip to hospital before returning in a cast to finish his set.

Here is a glorious compilation of people falling in the muck at Slane
# Muck In
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# Muck In

Here is a glorious compilation of people falling in the muck at Slane

Jun 1st 2015, 8:55 AM 8,171 Views 5 Comments

Mud, glorious mud.

Video: Garda turns into support act at Slane Concert as crowd repeat her orders like lyrics
# Super Star Garda
# Super Star Garda

Video: Garda turns into support act at Slane Concert as crowd repeat her orders like lyrics

May 31st 2015, 12:30 PM 77,641 Views 57 Comments

The crowd chanted back the orders, ‘Take your time’, ‘Move slowly’, ‘Do not rush’ and it looked like great craic.

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out
# Everlong Tailbacks
# Everlong Tailbacks

How to get to Slane (and back again) without tearing your hair out

May 30th 2015, 10:15 AM 24,597 Views 39 Comments

Expect tailbacks if you’re heading to the Foo Fighters gig tonight. Or as the promoters put it “TRAFFIC DELAYS ARE INEVITABLE”.

Two-year-old drums along to the Foo Fighters, is more musically talented than you
# School Of Rock
From The Daily Edge
# School Of Rock

Two-year-old drums along to the Foo Fighters, is more musically talented than you

Jan 14th 2015, 8:52 AM 2,814 Views 6 Comments

He has more rhythm in his little finger than most adults have in their entire bodies.

The Irish government were briefed on flying saucers in 1950
# Foo Fighters
# Foo Fighters

The Irish government were briefed on flying saucers in 1950

Nov 21st 2014, 9:16 AM 14,451 Views 39 Comments

The letter came from the embassy in Washington.

Foo Fighters will play Slane Castle next year
# Slane
From The Daily Edge
# Slane

Foo Fighters will play Slane Castle next year

Nov 12th 2014, 4:41 PM 13,586 Views 48 Comments

Dave Grohl announced the gig on 2fm this afternoon.

The 'Mayo For Sam' campaign has been joined by Dave Grohl
# Mayo For Sam
From The Daily Edge
# Mayo For Sam

The 'Mayo For Sam' campaign has been joined by Dave Grohl

Jun 20th 2014, 12:04 PM 9,995 Views 12 Comments

It was only a matter of time.

Foo Fighters' Belfast concert provokes complaints over noise
# Foo Fighters
# Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters' Belfast concert provokes complaints over noise

Aug 22nd 2012, 3:39 PM 5,930 Views 51 Comments

Music from the concert could be heard by residents up to 12 miles away, according to complaints.

Adele and Foo Fighters win big at the Grammy Awards
# Awards
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# Awards

Adele and Foo Fighters win big at the Grammy Awards

Feb 13th 2012, 8:06 AM 5,681 Views 23 Comments

Adele won every category in which she was nominated and now shares the record with Beyoncé for the most wins by a woman in one evening.

Lady Gaga to appear at MTV EMAs in Belfast
# MTV EMAs
From The Daily Edge
# MTV EMAs

Lady Gaga to appear at MTV EMAs in Belfast

Oct 18th 2011, 12:33 PM 434 Views 3 Comments

The singer is among a host of music stars expected to descend on the North next month.

Watch: Foo Fighters organise Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest
# Foo Fighters
From The Daily Edge
# Foo Fighters

Watch: Foo Fighters organise Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest

Sep 18th 2011, 1:54 PM 2,643 Views 26 Comments

The US band heard that the controversial church members were coming to picket their show, so they organised a very special performance…

Death toll rises to five after stage collapse at festival
# Belgium
# Belgium

Death toll rises to five after stage collapse at festival

Aug 19th 2011, 10:06 AM 550 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses have described how giant screens and trees toppled amid 60,000 people at the event in Belgium.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 2nd 2011, 8:01 PM 1,355 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: Norris bows out of presidential race, US avoids a debt default and Foo Fighters… coming soon to a garage near you.

Not-so-easy rider: 7 Oxegen acts and their backstage demands
# Oxegen
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen

Not-so-easy rider: 7 Oxegen acts and their backstage demands

Jul 8th 2011, 8:13 PM 1,298 Views 4 Comments

What do hot dogs, champagne and parrots have in common? We’ve got the answers…

Plan your Oxegen weekend now
# Oxegen
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen

Plan your Oxegen weekend now

Jun 30th 2011, 12:41 PM 1,035 Views 12 Comments

Organisers have released the stage times for the acts appearing at the three-day music extravaganza.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jun 14th 2011, 7:59 PM 2,124 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Foo Fighters compile 52 pages of backstage demands
# Backstage
From The Daily Edge
# Backstage

Foo Fighters compile 52 pages of backstage demands

Jun 14th 2011, 5:10 PM 2,000 Views 4 Comments

Dave Grohl and co’s tour rider for 2011 features a catering wordsearch, the does and don’ts of salad and the perfect way to make ice cubes.

Coldplay lead selection of star acts at Oxegen 2011
# Oxegen 2011
From The Daily Edge
# Oxegen 2011

Coldplay lead selection of star acts at Oxegen 2011

Mar 9th 2011, 8:09 AM 836 Views 0 Comments

The London four-piece will play Ireland’s largest festival for the first time in eight years, alongside Foo Fighters and The Strokes.

Foo Fighters confirmed as Oxegen 2011 headliners
# Oxegen 2011
# Oxegen 2011

Foo Fighters confirmed as Oxegen 2011 headliners

Dec 13th 2010, 11:11 AM 228 Views 0 Comments