Q celebrates it’s 20th birthday next month & to mark the event the magazine’s November edition will be published with 20 different covers – one of which is Dave Grohl. There will also be a new interview with Dave looking at his personal highs & lows of the past 20 years.
The issue is on shelves from September 30th.
Official Q website.
Slayer have some, Motorhead have a pair and even The Descendants are in on the act, but are Foo Fighters next in line for the Vans footware Band Series?
This design sheet may suggest so;
From Monday September 26th Colin Murray gets a new show on BBC Radio One, here’s what he’s got in store for his first programme;
“It’s great when bands come into the station to record a session or play live; but all too soon the tracks are confined to the shelves of the Radio 1 archive. Not any more. On our very first show, we’re giving you three amazing Foo Fighters moments that you can only hear on this station, plus a couple of bonus treats that we’ve really had to dig for.”
Check out Colin’s minisite here.
Back in early July Chris Shiflett played some guitar on his buddy Jesse Malin’s new record ‘Glitter in the Gutter’. Josh Homme & Bruce Springsteen also guest on the release.
Jesse Malin’s official website
According to flyers handed out at the Shoreline Ampitheater, Foo Fighters will play the 20th annual Bridge School Benefit concert on October 20th & 21st. As well as the concert’s organizer Neil Young, the bill also includes Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews, Trent Reznor, Brian Wilson, Death Cab for Cutie and Devendra Banhart.
Official Bridge School website.
The 34th Annual Surfer Poll and Video Awards will be held on Tuesday, September 12, in Anaheim, California. Entertainment for the evening comes from pro-surfer turned musician Timmy Curran (who supported Foo Fighters on the first leg of their US acoustic dates). For the evening Timmy will be accompanied by Chris Shiflett along with Dave Kennedy of Angles and Airwaves.
More info here.
Renowned rock photographer Scarlet Page is selling some of her prints recently used in an exhibition. Including a shot of Dave taken for Select magazine back in ’99.
Check it out here.