Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl: 'There won't be a Nirvana reunion tour' Foo Fighters Tickets

Ex-sticksman is quick to deny rumours following recent collaboration with Paul McCartney

Photo: Dean Chalkley Next Previous

Photo Gallery: Foo Fighters
Photo: Dean Chalkley

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has denied plans for a Nirvana reunion tour.

The move comes after Grohl recently collaborated with ex-Nirvana bandmates Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear as well as Sir Paul McCartney on the new song 'Cut Me Some Slack', which was written for his forthcoming documentary Sound City. But a spokesperson for Grohl has told the New York Post that the reports are "nonsense" and stressed that there will be no Nirvana tour.

They performed the track last Wednesday (December 12) at the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief and McCartney teamed up again with the surviving Nirvana members on Saturday Night Live over the weekend. Earlier, they also have revealed the studio recording of 'Cut Me Some Slack', which you can hear by scrolling down the page and is available to download via iTunes now.

Meanwhile full details of the Sound City soundtrack were revealed last week. Titled 'Sound City – Real to Reel', it will also feature collaborations between Grohl and Stevie Nicks of Fleetwood Mac - on 'You Can't Fix This' - and between Grohl, Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Joshua Homme and Nine Inch Nails man Trent Reznor, who team up on a song called 'Mantra'.

The soundtrack also features appearances from Peter Hayes and Robert Levon Been of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters and Queens of the Stone Age associate Alain Johannes.

The film marks Grohl's directorial debut and tells the story of the legendary California recording studio where classics such as Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' and Nirvana's 'Nevermind' were recorded. It will be shown at US film festival Sundance which runs from January 17-27, 2013.

Read More On This Artist

Foo Fighters Tickets
Date/Time Venue Seetickets Viagogo


Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £55

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £81


NOT AVAILABLE

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £103


Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £55

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets


Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £65

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £81


Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £65

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £105


Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £55

Buy Foo Fighters Tickets

from £89

back to top

More News
James Blake to release new single '200 Press' and poem - listen
AC/DC's Phil Rudd makes bizarre court appearance in New Zealand
Rihanna denies reported album announcement details
Jimmy Page cites performing with Leona Lewis as his greatest achievement outside of Led Zeppelin
St Vincent's 'St Vincent' named NME's Album Of The Year 2014
Killer Mike rails against Ferguson verdict in emotive pre-gig speech - watch
Pulled Apart By Horses share cover of Slade's 'Merry Christmas Everyone' - listen
Seasick Steve announces new album 'Sonic Soul Surfer' and UK tour
Metallica to headline Reading & Leeds 2015, Jamie T and Run The Jewels also on the bill
Kurt Cobain documentary executive produced by Frances Bean set for 2015
Paramore's Hayley Williams duets with former Civil Wars singer Joy Williams - watch
Retailers and independent labels call for weekly worldwide album release day to be Monday
The Libertines decline to comment on Glastonbury rumours
Hop Farm promoter Vince Power wins High Court case against PRS following live music ban
Prince deletes his social media accounts and removes videos from YouTube
Justin Bieber named highest-earning entertainer under 30 by Forbes
Caribou and Patti Smith added to Field Day 2015 line-up
O2 Priority tickets for System Of A Down, Of Mice And Men and more available tomorrow
Iggy Pop: 'I twerk around the house with my wife'
All We Are preview debut album material at Jack Rocks The Macbeth
Guitar signed by Noel Gallagher to be auctioned at London's Independent Label Market
The Courteeners announce Heaton Park show for June 2015

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM