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Billie Joe Armstrong and Joan Jett (Maria Ives for Radio.com)

Billie Joe Armstrong, Alice Cooper Headline Joan Jett Tribute for Little Kids Rock

Cheap Trick, Darlene Love, Brody Dalle and Kathleen Hanna with Adam Horovitz were among the other performers paying tribute to Jett last night in New York City.

10/24/2014

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Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen for ‘Stiff Competition’ on ‘Letterman': Watch

Drummer Taylor Hawkins even came out from behind the kit to take the lead vocals — Dave Grohl filled in for him. Hawkins wore an all white suit, nonetheless. Hard to compete with that.

10/17/2014

Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters (Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Foo Fighters Confirm Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard and The Eagles’ Joe Walsh Among ‘Sonic Highways’ Guests

Band member Nate Mendel calls the new tunes “fairly straight forward Foo Fighters songs and almost every one of them takes a left turn and goes off on some psychic odyssey with guest musicians in the middle.”

09/11/2014

Dave Grohl & Paul McCartney together at the 12-12-12 Concert. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Dave Grohl’s Classic Rock Credentials

Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life. Most recently, he’s been playing shows with his Sound City Players, featuring Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen and Rick Springfield. His documentary, Sound City, features […]

03/14/2013

Corey Taylor photographed by Michael N. Todaro/Getty Images

Corey Taylor On Performing With Sound City Players: ‘Talk About A Fanboy-gasm!’

This past Friday night (January 18), Corey Taylor made the following announcement from the stage at Park City Live in Utah: “This is the craziest f***in’ night of my life.” That’s quite a statement from […]

01/23/2013

Photo: Cody Black

Dave Grohl And Corey Taylor Debut “From Can To Can’t,” Reveal Inside Story Of Sound City Movie

Personable rock savant Dave Grohl has a barrage of awesome artistic projects in his arsenal, working (and self-admittedly getting wasted) with a wet dream wishlist of artists including most recently Queens of the Stone Age, […]

01/16/2013

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Dave Grohl’s ‘Sound City Players’ To Include Smear, Hawkins, Novoselic, Wilk, Nicks, Fogerty And More

The Sundance Film Festival is about to be rocked. As previously reported, Dave Grohl‘s Sound City film, a documentary about the storied L.A. studio, will make its public premiere at the annual festival. In addition, […]

01/10/2013

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