Foo Fighters to play tiny UK gig this Friday

The V Festival warm-up show will be in Brighton

Foo Fighters will play a special one-off gig on Friday (August 17) at the Concorde II venue in Brighton.

The gig, in the 550-capacity venue, will be part of a special BBC Radio 1 Foo Fighters coverage, which will see the band guest on the station from all through the day.

The show is completely sold out, but fans will be able to hear the gig live from 6pm on Radio 1 and read a report on NME.COM.

The show will take place the night before Foo Fighters are set to headline the weekend’s V Festival.

They will headline the Chelmsford site on Saturday (August 18) and the Stafford site on Sunday (August 19).

Check back on NME.COM for a report on Friday’s show, plus all the latest news and reports from the V Festival over the weekend.