Foo Fighters’ seven-year itch ended up lasting the full seven years. It followed that the make-up sex was always going to be phenomenal. Grohl made up with the spirit of Nirvana by getting Butch to produce and having Krist pop over too, but he also made peace with the white-hot, throbbing testoste-rock that had marked him out ever since his early days as Nirvana’s engine room. Recorded in Grohl’s garage, the Foos rediscovered their mojo but also other unfussy, blue-collar virtues like, you know, songs. DM

 

Listen to Foo Fighters Now

 

Like Foo Fighters? You might also like...

 

Artist/Album artwork images hosted by Last.fm. For copyright enquiries please see here.

 

Latest Foo Fighters News

Foo Fighters perform 'I Am A River' with a string orchestra on Jimmy Fallon – watch

Foo Fighters perform 'I Am A River' with a string orchestra on Jimmy Fallon – watch

Band perform track with accompaniment of string orchestra

1,000 Foo Fighters fans in Italy plan to simultaneously play 'Learn to Fly'

Group hope cover will lead to Foo Fighters gig in region

  • Dec 19, 2014

Dave Grohl's 1992 solo demo 'Watered It Down' comes to light – listen

Song unearthed in episode of 'Sonic Highways' series

  • Dec 9, 2014

More Foo Fighters News

 

More Foo Fighters Reviews

Foo Fighters - 'Sonic Highways'

Foo Fighters - 'Sonic Highways'

Dave Grohl's love letter to American music delivers few surprises but plenty of fist-pumping rock'n'roll

  • Nov 5, 2014

Live Review: Foo Fighters

T In The Park, Sunday 10th July

  • Jul 12, 2011

Live Review: Radio 1 Big Weekend

Carlisle, Saturday, May 14th - Sunday May 15th

  • May 25, 2011

More Foo Fighters Reviews

 
 
 
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM