Archive for September, 2010

Jo Whiley picks Foo Fighters as her favourite Jools Holland performance

September 13th, 2010 Comments off

Ahead of the 250th episode of ‘Later…. with Jools Holland’ a selection of artists and fans of the show picked their favourite and most memorable performances from over the years.

Jo Whiley picked the band performing ‘All My Life’ as her highlight – and you can catch it on the BBC iPlayer here;
(it’s approximately 30 mins in).

The 2002 appearance saw the band played alongside Coldplay, The Datsuns, Graham Coxon & Robbie Williams.   Jo Whiley was in the audience that night – as was I.  Here’s the proof:

Taylor; new Foo Fighters song one of Dave’s “top five”

September 2nd, 2010 Comments off

Rhythm magazine caught up with Taylor for a Q&A to celebrate their 25th anniversary.  Post-Coattail Riders and back demoing songs with Foo Fighters he had this to say;

“Dave has lots of songs – as he always does – and I’m telling you that one of them is up there in the top five songs he has ever written. We did a quick demo and just knew in our hearts that it was special.”