Nandi Bushell, the 10-year-old musician who defeated Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters) in a drum battle and scored Tom Morello’s guitar after sharing a cover of Rage Against The Machine‘s “Guerilla Radio”, has returned with a drum cover of Slipknot’s “Unsainted.” You can check that out below:
“Yes! I am a total metal head! I love how awesome the drumming is in @Slipknot ! This is my first attempt at double pedals! Taking my playing to the next level. This song is called I #unstainted by #slipknot! Incredible drumming Jay Weinberg! This song brings my A game Corey Taylor #metalhead #metal #heavymetal #doublepedals. Thank you Ludwig Drums my new kits is sounding awesome! Zildjian Company Vicfirth Drum Sticks Roland #roland #vicfirth #zildjian #ludwig #zildjianfamily #zildjiancovers”
The cover has since caught the attention of Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg, who added:
“Nandi!! You’re unreal! I’m blown away by your passion and energy. Keep shredding on those drums! Next time we roll through your town, give me a shout — you gotta show me how you do that stick flip right there 🤘🏻🥁🔥”
Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters) has officially conceded defeat following his drum battle against Nandi Bushell. After hearing the news, the 10-year-old musician accepted Grohl’s concession via Twitter. As previously reported, the two are now planning to collaborate on a new song and perform live together in the future.
Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters) has been engaged in a drum battle with 10-year-old musician Nandi Bushell and now the two have officially met in a video call that was put together by The New York Times. During the chat, the two agreed to write a song together and Grohl also invited Bushell to join Foo Fighters onstage when they return to the UK.
10-year-old musician Nandi Bushell has shared a new track, titled “Rock And Grohl – The Epic Battle,” as part of her ongoing drum battle against Dave Grohl. You can check that out below. This news comes after the Foo Fighters frontman shared a theme song that he wrote for Bushell after she bested him with a cover of Them Crooked Vultures’ “Dead End Friends.”
Dave Grohl’s drum battle against 10-year-old Nandi Bushell has officially entered the next round. As previously reported, the young musician recently bested the Foo Fighters frontman after accepting his challenge to perform a cover of Them Crooked Vultures’ “Dead End Friends.” Now, Grohl has responded by sharing a special theme song that he wrote Bushell. You can check that out below:
As previously reported, Dave Grohl recently agreed to take on 10-year-old musician Nandi Bushell in a drum battle. While responding to Bushell, the Foo Fighters frontman challenged her to perform a cover of Them Crooked Vultures’ “Dead End Friends”, which she has since done. Bushell said the following about that:
“It was an honour to be part of the most #EPIC #ROCK in battle in history! With the most awesome, fun, kind and legendary Dave Grohl! Thank you for giving me this incredible opportunity. I am extremely grateful. The Rock Gods of old are happy!”
10-year-old musician Nandi Bushell recently expressed a desire to take on Dave Grohl in a drum-off. Now, the Foo Fighters frontman has officially accepted her challenge.
Bushell said the following while sharing a cover of Foo Fighters’ “Everlong”:
“My dream is to one day jam with Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins and all the @Foo Fighters! Mr Grohl I would love to have a drum battle with you! I LOVE Everlong it’s really hard to play as it’s so fast but so much FUN!!! #davegrohl #taylorhawkins #foofighters Thank you for supporting me @ludwigdrumshq @zildjiancompany @vicfirth #zildjian #vicfirth #zildjiancovers #ludwigdrums #ludwig”
Grohl has since responded with the following:
“I haven’t played that song since the day I recorded it in 1997. Our drummer Taylor Hawkins plays ‘Everlong’ for us every single night. But Nandi, in the last week, I’ve gotten at least 100 texts from people all over the world saying, ‘This girl is challenging you to a drum-off, what are you gonna do?’ Now look I’ve seen all your videos, I’ve seen you on TV. You’re an incredible drummer. I’m really flattered that you’ve picked some of my songs to do for your videos and you’ve done them all perfectly.”
“Today, I’m going to give you something you may not have heard before. This is a song called ‘Dead End Friends’ from a band called Dead Crooked Vultures, which is me playing drums, Josh Homme from Queens of the Stone Age playing guitar and singing, and John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin playing bass. This is my response to your challenge. So now the ball is in your court.”
As previously reported, Tom Morello recently gave 10-year-old musician Nandi Bushell his signature “Soul Power” Fender Stratocaster after her cover of Rage Against The Machine‘s “Guerilla Radio“ went viral. Now, Bushell has broke out the guitar for a partial cover of Audioslave’s “Cochise.” You can check that out below:
A 10-year-old musician named Nandi Bushell has become a viral sensation due to her various rock/metal covers. One of those tracks was a cover of Rage Against The Machine‘s “Guerilla Radio,“ which she performed in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. That clip caught the attention of Tom Morello, who decided to give Bushell his signature “Soul Power” Fender Stratocaster.