Foo Fighters - Radio 1's Big Weekend 2011

On Radio 1

Greg James

16:00 – 17:45 // In the studio next is Newsbeat

14 & 15 May 2011

Carlisle, Cumbria

Foo Fighters

Saturday 14 May - Main Stage

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The Biggest Garage Band In The World

The only band to headline Big Weekend twice made a welcome return six years after they rocked Sunderland alongside Kasabian, Chemical Bros and the Kaiser Chiefs. Rope hit the airwaves early in the year, giving us a glimpse of what the newly-crowned Godlike Genius and his compatriots had in store for us, but Carlisle was the UK's first glimpse of the band on a festival stage this year.

Let's just say that Dave Grohl and co brought material recorded in their garage to the biggest stage in the UK and made everyone feel like they were at Dave's house, blasting Big Weekend to kingdom Cumbria.

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  • 1. Bridge Burning
  • 2. Rope
  • 3. All My Life
  • 4. My Hero
  • 5. Learn To Fly
  • 6. White Limo
  • 7. Times Like These
  • 8. Pretender
  • 9. Walk
  • 10. Cold Day In The Sun
  • 11. Best Of You
  • 12. Monkey Wrench
  • 13. Everlong
  • 14. Tis Is A Call
  • 15. Tie Your Mother Down

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