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'If the number one song is about your butt, that’s a problem'

2014-11-17 14:18

After almost three decades of rock ‘n roll, Dave Grohl is still rocking hard, making movies and TV, and trying, he says, "not to sound like a boring old fart".

8 big SA music events you can’t miss this summer!

2014-10-10 15:07

Want to attend some awesome events over the next month or two but don’t know what’s happening?

New Foo Fighters album ready

2013-02-14 21:41

Dave Grohl has revealed the Foo Fighters have a whole new album's worth of material ready to go and insists the band will 'make a huge stink about it' soon.

Foo Fighters deny they're splitting up

2012-10-03 18:42

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has released a statement clearing up comments he made at a recent concert that suggested the band were splitting up.

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Dave Grohl defends Grammy speech

2012-02-18 13:03

Foo Fighters' frontman Dave Grohl has been forced to defend his Grammy acceptance speech after numerous fans and critics interpreted his words as a critique of modern pop music.

Adele, Foo Fighters win big at Grammys

2012-02-13 07:04

The Foo Fighters have captured five Grammys and Adele won six, including the song of the year trophy for Rolling in the Deep and album of the year for 21.

First dance music segment for Grammys

2012-02-08 07:34

The Grammys will be featuring a dance music segment for the first time this year with Foo Fighters, Chris Brown, David Guetta and others.

Paul McCartney to perform at Grammys

2012-01-20 10:29

Paul McCartney will join Coldplay and Rihanna among the artists playing at next month's Grammys, organisers for the music industry's annual awards show have said.

Courtney Love enraged by Kurt pic

2011-11-15 08:00

Courtney Love has threatened to beat up a fan who showed her a picture of Kurt Cobain at a festival in Brazil.

Foo Fighters preview new album

2011-02-26 21:07

The Foo Fighters have treated fans to a sneak preview of their new record at the NME Awards Big Gig at Wembley Arena in London.

Taylor Hawkins hates Pro Tools

2010-07-16 12:22

Foo Fighters' Taylor Hawkins has said that he doesn't think much about how technology has impacted the music world on the whole.

 

Foo Fighters promise old and new songs to SA fans

2014-11-06 12:26

Foo Fighters have sent a special message to all their fans in South Africa!

8 big South African music events you can’t miss this summer!

2014-10-10 13:55

Want to attend some awesome events over the next month or two but don’t know what’s happening? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered!

Foo Fighters announce HBO documentary about new album

2014-05-16 13:55

The Foo Fighters will document the making of their new album through an eight-part TV series for HBO.

Rock stars shine at Sandy benefit gig

2012-12-13 12:50

Music royalty, including the Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Pink Floyd's Roger Waters and Paul McCartney, have joined in a stellar line-up to raise money for victims of superstorm Sandy.

Foo Fighters do last show for 'long time'

2012-08-28 20:35

Music industry online magazine NME has said the Foo Fighters have played their "last show for a long time", but an official familiar with the group says it has more concerts scheduled.

Big Concerts teases big announcement

2012-06-15 13:56
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Big Concerts has hinted that they will be making a big announcement on Monday, possibly about a big-name musical act coming to perform in South Africa.

Watch: Grammy performances

2012-02-13 10:22

The 54th annual Grammy Awards show saw many great performances from the likes of Adele and Jennifer Hudson, but also a few not so great ones.

Beach Boys to make comeback at Grammys

2012-02-10 11:13

Iconic 1960s group The Beach Boys and award-winning songstress Adele will be staging comeback performances at the Grammys.

Dave Grohl proud of Grammy nods

2012-02-07 19:06

Dave Grohl feels "responsibility and a lot of pride" that Foo Fighters have been nominated for six Grammy Awards.

Foo Fighters, Swift to rock Grammys

2012-01-13 11:06

Foo Fighters and Bruno Mars both have six Grammy nominations, including album of the year. And now both acts will perform at the award show.

Interview: Taylor Hawkins

2011-03-02 13:37

Channel24 sat down with Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins to chat about God-like genius, favourite stuff, and... well, Foo Fighters.

Taylor Hawkins hates Pro Tools

2010-07-16 12:22

Foo Fighters' Taylor Hawkins has said that he doesn't think much about how technology has impacted the music world on the whole.

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