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Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl

Foo Fighters, Nirvana & Other Misadventures

  • Author: Martin James
  • Publisher: Independent Music Press
  • ISBN: 9781906191054
  • Category: Rock musicians
  • Page: 256
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The Foo Fighters emerged from the morass of suicide and potent musical legacy that was Nirvana to establish themselves - against all odds - as one of the most popular rock bands in the world. Deflecting early critical disdain, Dave Grohl has single-handedly reinvented himself and cemented his place in the rock pantheon. This is his story, from his pre-Nirvana days in hardcore band Scream to his current festival-conquering status as a Grammy-winning, platinum-selling grunge legend reborn. Across the seven Foo Fighters albums, the whole sordid yet legendary Nirvana tale, the pre-history in the nascent Seattle scene and right up to date via Grohl's flirtations with bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, this is an utterly comprehensive and insightful chronicle of Dave Grohl's remarkable life. Drawing on new interviews with key figures in the Grohl story, this definitive biography of one of modern rock's most influential figures is now updated to include the world conquering double albumIn Your Honour, the mellow acoustic brilliance of theirSkin and Bonesfilm and album, and their recent multi-platinum opusEchoes, Silence, Patience and Grace.

Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl

Nothing to Lose

  • Author: Michael Heatley
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781905287178
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 240
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A biography of the rock musician and former drummer for Nirvana who went on to form the group Foo Fighers.

The Dave Grohl Story

The Dave Grohl Story

  • Author: Jeff Apter
  • Publisher: Omnibus Press
  • ISBN: 0857120212
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 288
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Teenage punk, self-taught musician, bandleader, session man, smoker, drinker, multi-millionaire, David Grohl has achieved a rare feat, a rock ‘n’ roll double crown having been a member of two hugely successful and influential bands – Nirvana and The Foo Fighters. Loaded with candid interviews and hard truths about Grohl’s life in music, this is the first comprehensive biography of an icon whose career charts rock and roll’s rise and fall over the past two decades. Detailing his drumming and touring with Queens of the Stone Age and Nine Inch Nails and his battle over Nirvana’s legacy with Courtney Love, this is a no-holds-barred account of a career and life at the very top. Grohl's powerhouse drumming, anthemic riffing and melodic brilliance have proved both thrilling and enduring, and he remains one of rock's most respected figures.

Dave Grohl: Nothing to Lose (4th Edition)

Dave Grohl: Nothing to Lose (4th Edition)

  • Author: Michael Heatley
  • Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)
  • ISBN: 0857687212
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 264
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Dave Grohl is no ordinary musician. Having powered Nirvana to legendary status from behind his drum kit, adding the necessary drive to Kurt Cobain's genre-defining grunge anthems, he then switched instruments to become guitarist, singer, songwriter and frontman of the Foo Fighters. This unique and critically acclaimed quartet has enjoyed more than a decade of success and shows no sign of stalling. This book traces Grohl's history from schoolboy to superstar, examining his musical roots and motivation to remain at the top of his tree. It also reveals how the Nirvana experience taught him to keep the press at bay, offering an insight into the private man behind the "all-American nice guy" image.

Dave Grohl - Times Like His: Foo Fighters, Nirvana & Other Misadventures

Dave Grohl - Times Like His: Foo Fighters, Nirvana & Other Misadventures

  • Author: Martin James
  • Publisher: John Blake Publishing
  • ISBN: 1784187631
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 300
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Foo Fighters emerged from the morass of suicide and potent musical legacy that was Nirvana to establish themselves against all odds as one of the most popular rock bands in the world.Deflecting early critical disdain, Dave Grohl has single-handedly reinvented himself and cemented his place in the rock pantheon. This is his story, from his pre-Nirvana days in hardcore band Scream to his current status as a festival conquering, Grammy winning, platinum-selling grunge legend.Across the entire body of Foo Fighters albums, the whole legendary Nirvana tale, the pre-history in the nascent Seattle scene and Grohl's flirtations with Queens of the Stone Age and his supergroup side-project Them Crooked Vultures, this is an utterly comprehensive, insightful chronicle of Dave Grohl's remarkable life.Drawing on new interviews with key figures in the Grohl story, this definitive biography of one of modern rock's most influential figures includes the stories of the multi-platinum opus Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace, 2011's Wasting Light, which saw Grohl reunited with Nirvana producer Butch Vig and Sonic Highways, their ambitious homage to coast-to-coast US classic rock.'FASCINATING' THE GUARDIAN

Dave Grohl Story

Dave Grohl Story

Nirvana - Foo Fighters

  • Author: Jeff Apter
  • Publisher: Omnibus Press& Schirmer Trade Books
  • ISBN: 1846097622
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 277
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Here is the unlikely story of one man's wild ride from his upbringing in a Virginian suburban outpost to the top of the rock and roll ladder. Throughout his now legendary career with punk banner-wavers Scream, grunge heroes Nirvana, and alt-rock leaders the Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl has thrilled millions of fans with his powerhouse drumming, his anthemic riffing, and his melodic brilliance - and the smile has never left his face. His is a story of hard times, good fortune, and some very tough decisions. Three decades into his life of rock, having endured more than his fair share of tragedy and triumph, Dave Grohl remains one of rock's most respected figures.

This Is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl

This Is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl

  • Author: Paul Brannigan
  • Publisher: HarperCollins UK
  • ISBN: 0007391242
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 400
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‘Someone called and said Kurt died. I just f*****g lost it.’

Dave Grohl Adult Coloring Book

Dave Grohl Adult Coloring Book

Legendary American Alternate Rock Star and Foo Fighters Icon, Ex Nirvana Drummer and Acclaimed Lyricist Inspired Adult Coloring Book

  • Author: Anne Boswell
  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • ISBN: 9781076685360
  • Category:
  • Page: 36
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David Eric Grohl (born January 14, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, musician and director. He is the founder, lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and primary songwriter of the rock band Foo Fighters since 1994, and was the best known and longest-serving drummer for Nirvana from late 1990 to early 1994, when they disbanded following the death of Kurt Cobain. Grohl is also the drummer and co-founder of the rock supergroup Them Crooked Vultures, and wrote the music and performed all the instruments for his short-lived side projects Late! and Probot. He has also recorded and frequently toured with rock band Queens of the Stone Age.

This is a Call

This is a Call

The Life and Times of Dave Grohl

  • Author: Paul Brannigan
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780007946037
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