Dave Grohl

L. A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, October 11th To 17th

By Alyson Camus | October 9, 2021

The Rolling Stones have two dates at the SoFi Stadium

‘Eazy Sleazy,’ Mick Jagger’s Pandemic/Lockdown Song

By Alyson Camus | April 13, 2021

a powerful rock & roll performance

Paul McCartney: Ask Me Anything

By Alyson Camus | December 23, 2020

‘It was a perfect way to spend lockdown. It made me do Rockdown!’

Tech Company Topeka Offers A Front-Row Experience Unlike Any Other

By Alyson Camus | November 18, 2020

’It’s intimate, it’s engaging, it’s seamless’

‘In Defense of Our Teachers,’ An Essay By Dave Grohl

By Alyson Camus | July 23, 2020

in response to the terrible decision taken by the Trump administration

Dave Grohl Compares The Foo Fighters’ Upcoming Album To David Bowie’s Let’s Dance

By Alyson Camus | May 12, 2020

It’s got groove, man. To me, it’s like our David Bowie’s Let’s Dance record

Bad Brains’ ‘Banned In Babylon’ At Subliminal Projects, Saturday July 23rd 2016

By Alyson Camus | July 25, 2016

‘The youth today should continue to destroy all that is Babylon and thrive for a new way’

Bad Brains & Obey Giant: ‘Banned In Babylon’ At Subliminal Studios, Saturday July 23rd

By Alyson Camus | July 24, 2016

Dave Grohl even showed up

Dave Grohl And Taylor Swift Making Beautiful Music

By admin | June 24, 2016

It was a bad situation getting worse

Dave Grohl Proves One More Time He Is The Nicest Guy In The Music Business

By Alyson Camus | March 25, 2016

‘My name is Dave Grohl, and I’m writing on behalf of the local music group Black Leaves of Envy.’

Could Steve Albini Really Believe Kurt Cobain Was Murdered?

By Alyson Camus | March 21, 2016

‘his response was “If you’re asking rather i think he was murdered or not. the answer is YES.’

Buzz Osborne Talks,… But Not To Us (And Badmouths Dave Grohl)

By Alyson Camus | March 8, 2016

‘I’m a lot of things, but one thing I’m not doing is sitting next to the phone in curlers, waiting for Dave Grohl to call me, you know? ‘

People Share Their Saddest Celebrity Encounters On Reddit

By Alyson Camus | February 24, 2016

‘who was your saddest celebrity encounter?’

Dave Grohl Is A Super Nice Guy

By Iman Lababedi | November 21, 2015

After a week of trashing Grohl, here is a little balance for ya. Grohl, the ultimate nice guy

Dave Grohl Thinks His Broken Leg Is A Blessing In Disguise

By Alyson Camus | July 13, 2015

‘The shows we’ve been doing lately are our favorite shows that we’ve ever done. What seemed like a setback at the time has turned into this beautiful blessing in disguise, where this throne and these crutches and these audiences make us play longer and harder than we ever have. It’s this whole new energy in the show… I think the spontaneity of this situation we’re in right now just brings out a smile in everyone.’

Oldies But Goldies: Rolling Stone’s David Fricke Round One, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | June 20, 2015

Round are way, all hell has broken out after the world at large decided I was wrong to claim David Fricke was a company stooge. Of course, that wasn’t the first time I claimed Fricke was in Wenner’s pocket… this is the first time I claimed Fricke was a company stooge… in April 2011… I think it stands up nicely

Next Week, Kanye West’s Glastonbury Performance Could Go Either Way

By Alyson Camus | June 20, 2015

‘You’ve got more attention on that Saturday night set from Kanye than maybe anything else. Who knows what will happen? He could walk out there and have 100,000 people bottle him on stage or he could walk out there and show the world that nothing else matters except for that moment. And I’m sure that is what he will do.’

What If Rock Stars Were The Days Of The Week?

By Iman Lababedi | June 3, 2015

If one more person comes up to me today and says “get a life Lababedi”, I’m gonna play the new Dawes album on their ass till they beg for forgiveness. I wanted a life and I got a life and heavy knows I was miserable, so instead of spending my life getting it, I shall spend my life doing completely ridiculous wastes of time like this: imagining what the days of the week would be if they were rock stars

Super Group Teenage Time Killers, Featuring Every Metal-Hardcore Band That Exists, To Release Album Soon

By Alyson Camus | December 25, 2014

From what I get, this sounds like a sort of live aid for metal-hardcore veterans without the aid, and of course the songs were recorded at Grohl’s studio 606 in the Los Angeles valley, on the famous Sound City mixing board, according to Kerrang

Billy Corgan Making A Fool Of Himself, Loosing His FanBase, Dissing Others

By Alyson Camus | December 12, 2014

And his train of thought is totally contradictory, my fans are gone but ‘My position as an artist has basically not changed in a world’? Well, if you don’t have fans anymore… But that wasn’t it, Billy visited the Howard Stern show and basically dissed a few of his peers

Dave Grohl On Arctic Monkeys And Smoking Pot While Watching The Kardashians

By Alyson Camus | November 23, 2014

I’ll see a young band like them become that popular and think, ‘Please God, don’t let them self-destruct’. Because it happens, you know. But they seem like a band of brothers. Those four dudes seem like they’re doing really well and will be for a while.’

Fogerty Defends Springsteen, Grohl And Brown's Choice To Perform 'Fortunate Son'

By Alyson Camus | November 14, 2014

“At its core I believe the issue is really about what a great country we have that a song like this can be performed in a setting like Concert for Valor.’

Dave Grohl Speaks,… But Not To Us

By Alyson Camus | November 8, 2014

‘Can I tell a director of photography how to frame a shot? No. But my biggest job as a director is to just sort of excite and cheerlead a group of people to find that one common goal or vision. I can convince people. I can convince people to do lots of things.

Dave Grohl Hosts New HBO Series

By Helen Bach | June 2, 2014

When musicians become actors or worse TV hosts its never a good thing. There seems to be a false sense of glory for rockers- just because they’ve had some success they feel they can act, and model, and host and really now c’mon, stick to your day job.

Dave Grohl And Courtney Love Hugged At The Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame, I Cringed

By Alyson Camus | June 2, 2014

‘It was the Hall of Fame ceremony, but it meant so much to all of us personally that sometimes you forgot about the other stuff — like the arena and the trophy — and focused on real, personal things. I saw Courtney walking past [earlier in the night], and I just tapped her on the shoulder and we looked at each other in the eyes and that was it — we’re just family

Rock Stars As Comic Book Heroes

By Iman Lababedi | May 8, 2014

Marvel came first and then DC, but also Archie, Harvey, Mad Magazine and from their I graduated to an appetite for all things sci fi. So to connect the two was obvious though I have been beaten to it as the drawing illustrating this story attests in no uncertain terms.

Dave Grohl, Anti-Christ, Amway Salesman

By Iman Lababedi | January 29, 2014

It might not be fair to lay the blame for the hell that is 21st century rebellion at his feet, but he personifies it so perfectly. He is such a cheerful shill for organized crime known as the music business, it offends me to look at me. Grohl is the rock and roll star as Amway salesman.

Dave Grohl Delighted? He Would be

By Iman Lababedi | December 21, 2013

“This is a great honor. Thank you to the people who nominated and voted for us. Thank you most of all to Kurt Cobain. And to everyone who’s kept rock music going strong for 60 years and counting.”