Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl



David Eric "Dave" Grohl (born January 14, 1969)[6][7] is an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is best known as the former drummer for the grunge band Nirvana and the founder and frontman of the rock band Foo Fighters, of which he is the lead vocalist, one of three guitarists, and primary songwriter.

Grohl was the drummer and co-founder of the rock supergroup Them Crooked Vultures. He additionally wrote all the music and performed all the instruments for his short-lived side projects Late! and Probot. He has been involved with the rock band Queens of the Stone Age many times throughout the past decade. He has performed as a session drummer for a variety of musicians, including Garbage, Killing Joke, Kristeen Young, Nine Inch Nails, David Bowie, Paul McCartney, The Prodigy, Slash, Iggy Pop, Juliette and the Licks, Tenacious D, RDGLDGRN, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Lemmy, Stevie Nicks, Zac Brown Band and Ghost.[8][9]



Foo Fighters
Tenacious D
Queens of the Stone Age

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Dave Grohl Offers Tips on Playing Acoustic Guitar — For Drummers
acousticguitar.com  –  July 18, 2016
When former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl announced two decades ago that he would be coming back with a new band after his brief but meteoric run with that iconic ’90s band, music industry insiders were not just a little skeptical. After all, the drummer h ...
Pic: This picture of a 13-year-old Dave Grohl with his mum is very sweet
entertainment.ie  –  July 21, 2016
We love a good 'rock star as a kid' photo as much as the next person, but this one is particularly sweet. We've all heard the stories of Dave Grohl supposedly being the 'nicest man in rock', but from the picture below, it looks like he might have been a ...
Axl Rose Returns Dave Grohl's Throne... in Pieces
Exclaim  –  July 19, 2016
Toronto's Not Dead Yet is set to bring three days of punk back to the provincial capital with its sixth edition this year, which will take... While Deftones treated thousands of Icelandic fans to the sounds of Gore and more at this weekend's Secret ...
Axl Rose Returns Throne To Dave Grohl In Bizarre Fashion
alternativenation.net  –  July 19, 2016
Guns N’ Roses production manager Dale “Opie” Skjerset discussed Axl Rose borrowing Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl’s throne, and returning it in ‘parts,’ in a new interview with WAAF. “Now that’s all good, the foot is doing well.
Dave Grohl Never Showed Up To Record With Krist Novoselic And The Melvins
The Music  –  July 19, 2016
Nothing about the Melvins' penchant for mixing it up should surprise us by now, but frontman Buzz "King Buzzo" Osborne tells Steve Bell that even they were blindsided by recent line-up shenanigans. The line-up of veteran US sludge-lords the Melvins has ...
DAVE GROHL and FOO FIGHTERS Are Now A Jeopardy Category!
Metal Injection  –  July 15, 2016
It's hard to imagine a time when Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters didn't pop up in your daily feed. His acts of solid dudeness have been well documented on far more than just metal sites, and can even be called pop culture. So it should be of no surprise that ...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl ‘a fan of Still Game’
The Scotsman  –  July 14, 2016
FOO Fighters legend Dave Grohl is a fan of Still Game - according to one of the show’s leading characters. Sanjeev Kohli, who plays shopkeeper Navid, revealed there’s a rumour circulating about the former Nirvana drummer’s love of the show.

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