Taylor Hawkins & the Coattail Riders

Foo Fighters’ publicist on the “really delicate procedure” of announcing Taylor Hawkins’ death: “It was really rough”

“I’m very pragmatic about who amongst the clients becomes an actual friend, but Taylor was one”

Watch Justin Hawkins perform The Darkness, Van Halen hits at Taylor Hawkins tribute concert

The Darkness’ frontman – who bears no relation to the late Foo Fighters drummer – headed up a four-song set with The Coattail Riders

Watch Joan Jett and Travis Barker join Foo Fighters at Taylor Hawkins tribute concert

Jett and the Foos have performed together several times throughout the years, with the ‘Bad Reputation’ star remembering Hawkins as “a fuckin’ wonderful guy”

Check out the full 50-song set list from the Taylor Hawkins tribute concert

The night saw Foo Fighters perform for the first time since their drummer's tragic passing in March

Brian May and Roger Taylor join Foo Fighters for Queen set at Taylor Hawkins tribute concert

The supergroup performed five songs in honour of the late Foos drummer

Arcade Fire on the undying legacy of Taylor Hawkins: “He was just a real-deal rock’n’roller”

The band filled in for the Foo Fighters at this year’s Osheaga Festival in Montreal, Canada

Sammy Hagar And The Circle cover ‘My Hero’ to honour Taylor Hawkins

The band filled in for the Foo Fighters at last week's Beale Street Music Festival

Taylor Hawkins covers Johnny Winter’s ‘Guess I’ll Go Away’ in first posthumous release

The cover, which Hawkins minted with Edgar Winter, appears on a new compilation album honouring the late bluesman