It was a Lin-Manuel Miranda/Hamilton takeover on the latest episode of Comedy Central’s Drunk History. The actor/playwright got hammered and recounted the life and times of founding father Alexander Hamilton and his lifelong rivalry with Aaron Burr along with plenty of help from other celebrities and musicians. Dave Grohl made his second appearance on the […]
Lin-Manuel Miranda was the star of last night’s episode of “Drunk History” on Comedy Central. As promised, he told the story of Alexander Hamilton with the help of special guests who acted out the story, including Alia Shawkat, Aubrey Plaza, Tony Hale, and David Wain. Show More Summary
Lars Ulrich, Questlove, Jack White, Dave Grohl and Ringo Starr are just some of the 98 drummers featured in the acclaimed photographer's new book.
As I take refuge from the hot August sun and enter Dave Grohl’s Studio 606 in Northridge, heavy metal guitarist Marty Friedman is taking a break from recording his new solo record. Friedman is conversing with a fellow band member and analyzing playback of tracks recorded that day. The conversation...
Jason Narducy’s name has been associated with musical titans from Bob Mould and Jon Wurster to Britt Daniel and Dave Grohl. He’s been a prominent figure in the Chicago music scene since the early ’80s, and with current project Split Single he’s been gaining a reputation far beyond the Windy City. This Friday the band […]
Jason Narducy has one of the best resumes in not just local rock ’n’ roll, but the entire genre itself. After all, Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl credits Narducy with inspiring him to get into music in the first place—and that was when Narducy was 12, playing guitar in the...
Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins and producer Nick Raskulinecz have teamed up to record a cover of Rush’s “2112 Overture” that will be featured on an upcoming 2112 40th anniversary boxset. They previously covered the same track live before at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame ceremony in 2013 when Rush were […]
Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins dish out fresh recording for 2112 box set.
Drummers are notoriously the most overlooked members of the band. They sit in the back onstage, hidden behind their kits, seemingly interchangeable. Musicians know, however, that drumming is the essential backbone of great music. This is why Irish photographer Deirdre O Callaghan chose drummers...
A new documentary called The Smart Studios Story, directed by Wendy Schneider, chronicles the history of the Wisconsin studio founded by Butch Vig and Steve Marker. It’s currently screening in theaters on a tour through November. InShow More Summary
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Mike Watt's releasing a live album of his 1995 tour with Dave Grohl, Pat Smear, Eddie Vedder, and William Goldsmith. In semi-related news, Exterminators, whose members went on to play in The Germs, The Gun Club, and more, reunited and Meat Puppets' Cris Kirkwood is in the new lineup. Continue reading…
Today in music news comes word of an impending release that is absolutely going to set the world on fire, if by “the world” you mean the “hot alternative buzz” section of a mall Sam Goody from 20 years ago. Columbia Legacy Recordings...Show More Summary
Columbia-Legacy has announced the release of a crucial Southland document that captures a snapshot moment when bassist Mike Watt, co-founder of influential San Pedro band Minutemen, went on the road with members of Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam, the Germs and others in support of Watt’s first solo album,...
Prophets Of Rage — the new supergroup that features three quarters of Rage Agains The Machine, alongside rap legends Chuck D and B-Real — are currently touring North America’s finer shed venues. Last month, Dave Grohl joined the band onstage in Toronto to blast through a cover of the MC5’s classic agit-rocker “Kick Out The […]
Foo Fighters frontman joined the already formidable supergroup onstage at LA’s Forum.
Virginia Hanlon Grohl is writing a book about rockstar parenting due for release in April 2017 from Seal Press. The material will be drawn from her experience raising Dave Grohl, as well as from interviews with other rock moms including Marianne Stipe (Michael Stipe), Verna Griffin (Dr.