Foo Fighters
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Foo Fighters Biography (Wikipedia)

Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl as a one-man project following the dissolution of Nirvana after the death of Kurt Cobain. The group got its name from the UFOs and various aerial phenomena that were reported by Allied aircraft pilots in World War II, which were known collectively as "foo fighters".

Prior to the release of Foo Fighters' 1995 debut album Foo Fighters, which featured Grohl as the only official member, Grohl recruited bassist Nate Mendel and drummer William Goldsmith, both formerly of Sunny Day Real Estate, as well as Nirvana touring guitarist Pat Smear to complete the lineup. The band began with performances in Portland, Oregon. Goldsmith quit during the recording of the group's second album, The Colour and the Shape (1997), when most of the drum parts were re-recorded by Grohl himself. Smear's departure followed soon afterward, though he would rejoin them in 2006.

They were replaced by Taylor Hawkins and Franz Stahl, respectively, although Stahl was fired before the recording of the group's third album, There Is Nothing Left to Lose (1999). The band briefly continued as a trio until Chris Shiflett joined as the band's lead guitarist after the completion of There Is Nothing Left to Lose. The band released its fourth album, One by One, in 2002. The group followed that release with the two-disc In Your Honor (2005), which was split between acoustic songs and heavier material. Foo Fighters released its sixth album, Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, in 2007. The band's seventh studio album, Wasting Light, produced by Butch Vig was released in 2011, in which Smear returned as a full member. In November 2014, the band's eighth studio album, Sonic Highways, was released as an accompanying soundtrack to the Grohl-directed 2014 miniseries of the same name. On September 15, 2017, the band released their ninth studio album, Concrete and Gold, which became their...

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Band On The Run
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Best Of You
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Best Of You
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Learn To Fly
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Learn To Fly
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The Pretender
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The Pretender
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Times Like These
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Times Like These
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Breakout
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Breakout
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Everlong
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Everlong
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Cold Day In The Sun
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Cold Day In The Sun
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Monkey Wrench
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Monkey Wrench
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My Hero
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My Hero
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Foo Fighters - Everlong
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Walking After You
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Walking After You
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All My Life
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All My Life
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Low
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The Sky Is A Neighborhood
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The Sky Is A Neighborhood
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Skin And Bones
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Playlists featuring Foo Fighters


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2018
Foo Fighters, Wolf Alice and Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
London Stadium, London, UK
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2018
Foo Fighters, The Kills, Slaves and Starcrawler
London Stadium, London, UK

Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2017
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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2017
Glastonbury: 2017

Glastonbury: 2017

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Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 2015
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2015-06-26T21:04:04
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2015
Glastonbury: 2015

Glastonbury: 2015

07:00
Worthy Farm, Pilton
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2015
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Earlham Park, Norwich
2015-05-24T21:04:04
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2015
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2015

Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2015

Earlham Park, Norwich
Zane Lowe Sessions: Foo Fighters
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2014-11-05T21:04:04
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2014
Zane Lowe Sessions: Foo Fighters

Zane Lowe Sessions: Foo Fighters

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
Reading + Leeds: 2012
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Reading
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2012
Reading + Leeds: 2012

Reading + Leeds: 2012

Leeds

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