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Dave Grohl Talks About Playing Early Demos For Kurt Cobain

The newest episode of Foo Fighters’ HBO series, Sonic Highways, focuses on the rich musical history of Seattle, Washington. Naturally, Nirvana received heavy focus during the episode as Dave Grohl recounted his time in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame outfit. Among the biggest revelations was the time Kurt Cobain asked to hear solo [...]

By | 2014-12-02T05:39:38-06:00 December 1st, 2014|Rock News, Rock Tube|0 Comments

Rock History: Mike Watt Backed by Dave Grohl, Eddie Vedder and Pat Smear in ’95 Performance

The Minutemen bassist Mike Watt plays a pivotal role in Foo Fighters’ history. For Foos’ first official tour in 1995, they, along with Eddie Vedder’s side-project Hovercraft, opened up for Watt on his solo outing. In addition to performing as openers, Vedder and the Foos served as Watt’s backing band throughout the tour. When taking [...]

By | 2014-11-24T08:31:43-06:00 November 24th, 2014|AS SEEN ON THE RADIO, Rock Tube|0 Comments