On May 12, Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl played a special acoustic benefit show for the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital at the Fox Theatre in Oakland, CA. During the set, he played various Foo Fighters songs including “The Sky Is A Neighborhood” which saw him performing with his daughters Violet and Harper. Violet also joined her father for a cover of Adele’s “When We Were Young.“ The two performed a cover of Queen’s “We Will Rock You“ with the frontman as well.
During Foo Fighters’ May 4 show at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN, the band invited an 8-year-old fan, who Dave Grohl called “Little Fonzie”, onstage to play drums with them. However, once he got up there he refused to leave the stage. You can see how that turned out below:
During their April 29 set at Welcome To Rockville, Foo Fighters were joined onstage by John Travolta and Billy Idol. Travolta performed a partial cover of the “Grease” song “You’re The One That I Want”, while Idol peformed a cover of John Lennon‘s “Gimmie Some Truth.”
Foo Fighters have shared a video of them rehearsing a mash-up of Van Halen’s “Jump” and John Lennon’s “Imagine” for their upcoming summer tour. You can check out the clip below, along with footage of them playing it in Curitiba, Brazil.
Woodshedding for the summer tour has never felt so good….see you out there….(I’ll learn the words by then, I swear)
Foo Fighters performed their song “The Sky Is A Neighborhood” at this year’s BRIT Awards, which were held at the O2 Arena in London, UK yesterday (February 21). You can see footage of that below. In other news, the band also won the ‘International Group’ award at the ceremony as well.