Eight songs by Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana band Dain Bramage uncovered – listen

Long lost 1986 Laundry Room demos unearthed online

Eight songs by Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana band Dain Bramage uncovered – listen

Photo: Dean Chalkley/NME

A collection of songs by one of Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana bands have been uncovered.

Eight songs from Dain Bramage's 1986 Laundry Rooms demos, named after the studio in which they were recorded, have been posted online by Antiquiet. You can listen to the songs, which include 'Space Cat', 'Watching It Bake' and 'Success', as well as a cover of Grand Funk Railroad's 'We're An American Band', below.

Dain Bramage, which also featured Reuben Radding and Dave Smith, were formed in December 1985 from the ashes of a previous band Mission Imposible. They stayed together for around two years before splitting when Grohl left to join another band, Scream.

Radding and Smith apparently tried to find a new drummer and carry on without success. Radding later commented: "After you've spent a couple years with Dave Grohl as your drummer it's easy to feel like no other drummer exists." According to Antiquiet, the songs to exist on vinyl and a copies of the band's debut album sometimes change hands among collectors.

The three members of Dain Bramage remain close, with a new photograph of them together recently posted on the Foo Fighters' Twitter page.








Read More On This Artist

More News
Squarepusher announces special London show for March 2015
Lykke Li shares acoustic cover of Drake's 'Hold On, We're Going Home' - watch
She and Him release video for 'Stay Awhile' - watch
Jamie T postpones European tour dates due to medical advice
Father John Misty shares video trailer for new album - watch
Billy Bragg apologises to Taylor Swift for saying she 'sold her soul to Google'
Kickstarter campaign launched to fund Manic Street Preachers' 'The Holy Bible'...
Kasabian say anti-London backdrop seen in Glasgow show was a production error
Diplo confirms he has worked on new track with Nicki Minaj, Madonna and Sophie
The Beatles, The Who, St Vincent announce new vinyl releases exclusive to UK indie stores
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech uploads Foo Fighters and Coldplay drum tutorials to YouTube – watch
Soundgarden share rare track 'Kristi' - listen
Lily Allen's record label ITNO shuts down
Andrew Weatherall remixes Noel Gallagher's new single 'In The Heat Of The Moment'...
Fleetwood Mac add fifth London gig to 2015 UK and Ireland tour
Patti Smith and David Lynch discuss Pussy Riot in BBC Newsnight interview - watch
Interpol emerge from snowstorm after being trapped for over 50 hours
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo joins Real Estate onstage – watch
Kasabian thrill Glasgow fans as UK tour begins with SSE Hydro gig
American Football announce first-ever UK tour for 2015
Beyoncé's new song '7/11' previewed online – listen
Jack White apologises for The White Stripes' previously cancelled show during London O2...

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM