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Scream To Release Dave Grohl Exec. Produced “Complete Control Sessions” on SideOneDummy

May 27, 2011 drainu182 0

After nearly 30 years since first emerging from DCs nascent punk underground, Scream has returned with the release of “Scream’s Complete Control Sessions.” A seven song EP recorded live in Dave Grohl’s Studio 606 this past February (with John Lousteau and Scream behind the board), it picks up where the band’s 1993 swansong, “Fumble” left off. Known for their incendiary live shows, urgent mix of punk, Bad Brains/Clash-inspired dub, and rock-and-roll swagger, the original lineup of vocalist Pete Stahl, guitarist …

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Foo Fighters New Album Confirmed For Spring Release with Coinciding Feature Documentary

January 19, 2011 drainu182 0

Foo Fighters have launched http://tease.foofighters.com/ (listen below) featuring a first taste of “Bridge Burning,” the opening track of the band’s seventh full length studio album, due out this spring on Roswell/RCA.

The album, produced by Butch Vig and mixed by Alan Moulder, was recorded entirely on analog tape in the garage of Dave Grohl’s home in California’s San Fernando Valley. The no computers/no software/flesh blood and tape only approach has resulted in arguably the strongest and most cohesive effort of …

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Kaki King New Album Out Next Week; National Tour Begins Next Week

April 5, 2010 drainu182 0
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Rounder Records is thrilled to announce that Kaki King has confirmed a headlining US tour in celebration of the April 13th release of her new record, Junior. The tour kicks off in Brooklyn, NY, at the Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 15th. The dates take Kaki and her band across the country, coming to a close at The Glasshouse in Pomona, CA, in late May.

Junior, it is the highly acclaimed singer/songwriter and guitarist extraordinaire’s fifth record, and first …

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Them Crooked Vultures Announce Album, Release Single

November 2, 2009 drainu182 1
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Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme and John Paul Jones – aka Them Crooked Vultures – have confirmed November 17 as the release date of their eponymous debut album in the United States and Canada on DGC/Interscope Records. The self-produced 13-song record will feature first single “New Fang” as well as the debut of the studio versions of the material Them Crooked Vultures unveiled at their August 9 debut at Chicago’s Cabaret Metro and played on a first series of …

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Them Crooked Vultures Roseland Ballroom NYC 10/15 (Review/Photos/Videos)

October 16, 2009 drainu182 0

Them Crooked Vultures played a sold out (well, tickets kept getting released everyday, so can we really call it sold out?) show at the Roseland Ballroom (they don’t put on enough shows here) in New York City last night (10/15). The audience was filled with fans of each of the main trio’s bands (sorry tour guitarist Alain Johannes!) who were completely plastered at least an hour before Them Crooked Vultures took the stage. For about an hour and a half, …

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Them Crooked Vultures to play Lollapalooza After Show Sunday Night August 9th

August 4, 2009 drainu182 0
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Them Crooked Vultures is the new supergroup consisting of Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Queens of the Stone Age frontman/Eagles of Death Metal drummer Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones. The band will be making their very first live appearance playing the Lollapalooza After Show this Sunday night August 9th at the Metro in Chicago. Doors are at 10pm. Showtime is midnight. You can get tickets by going here on Thursday August 6th at 10am. Tickets …

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Dave Grohl returns to birth city Warren, OH, gets own alley and key to the city

August 2, 2009 drainu182 1
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Warren, Ohio’s newest favorite son, Dave Grohl, returned to the city where he was born yesterday as part of a ceremony to honor the famed rocker. Warren recently renamed a short roadway downtown David Grohl Alley. To celebrate, the city had a concert with local bands performing and Grohl himself even jumped behind the drums to perform with Love Turns Hate on two songs, including a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Rock N Roll.” Then Grohl performed three songs acoustically: “Times …

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Dave Grohl recorded with Prodigy

January 14, 2009 drainu182 1

How do you get people to pay attention to your record? Have Dave Grohl play on it. Just ask Tenacious D and Queens of the Stone Age. Grohl plays on the track “Running With The Wolves” on Prodigy’s new album “Invaders Must Die” out on March 2nd.

Singer Keith Flint said: “We didn’t do it to be us and Dave our rock buddy collaboration, but just as a friend of ours who does wicked drums that did a track with

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Foo Fighters on Top Chef Thanksgiving Episode

November 13, 2008 drainu182 0

It was taped a while ago but it’ll finally air: The Foo Fighters episode of Top Chef on Bravo. The band will act as guest judges. Seeing how bands usually eat anything, no one may get kicked off. I remember hearing somewhere that Dave Grohl loved cheese (hope that’s right) so get that fondue ready! Further details from EW.com:

The episode, titled “Foo Fighters’ Thanksgiving,” will find the remaining culinary contestants trying to impress the Grammy Award-winning rock band

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Wanna head down Dave Grohl Alley?

October 13, 2008 drainu182 1

It’s always special when you’re famous enough to have something named after you. It’s even more special when it’s a street. Dave Grohl’s hometown of Warren Ohio will rename Market Alley as Dave Grohl Alley. Make all your sick jokes now. For more on the story, go to NME but please, whatever you do, don’t go to Ohio just for this. Even people in Ohio tell you to not come there. Not because they dislike visitors; they’re actually being nice …