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Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters are an American rock band formed by singer/guitarist Dave Grohl in 1995 in Seattle. Grohl formed the group as a one-man projectafter the dissolution of Nirvana in 1994. Prior to the release of Foo Fighters in 1995, Grohl drafted Nate Mendel (bass), William Goldsmith(drums) (both of Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft), and Pat Smear (guitar) to complete the group. Goldsmith left during the recordingof the group’s second album The Colour And The Shape (1997), soon followed by Smear. They were replaced by Taylor Hawkins and FranzStahl, respectively, although ...read more

Foo Fighters are an American rock band formed by singer/guitarist Dave Grohl in 1995 in Seattle. Grohl formed the group as a one-man projectafter the dissolution of Nirvana in 1994. Prior to the release of Foo Fighters in 1995, Grohl drafted Nate Mendel (bass), William Goldsmith(drums) (both of Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft), and Pat Smear (guitar) to complete the group. Goldsmith left during the recordingof the group’s second album The Colour And The Shape (1997), soon followed by Smear. They were replaced by Taylor Hawkins and FranzStahl, respectively, although Stahl left prior to the recording of the group’s third album, There Is Nothing Left To Lose (1999).

Chris Shiflett joined as the band’s second guitarist after the completion of There Is Nothing Left To Lose. The band released its fourthalbum One By One in 2002, followed by the two-disc In Your Honor (2005), which was split between acoustic songs and harderrocking material, and their sixth album Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace in 2007. Their most recent outing, Wasting Light, releasedin April 2011, saw the return of Pat Smear as an official member, and returned Foo Fighters to a more rock-oriented sound.

Current line-up: Dave Grohl - lead vocals, rhythm guitar; Pat Smear - lead & rhythm guitars; Chris Shiflett - lead & rhythm guitars, vocals;Nate Mendel - bass guitar; Taylor Hawkins - drums, percussion, vocals « hide

Similar Bands: Nirvana, Queens of the Stone Age, Soundgarden, Stone Temple Pilots, Pearl Jam

LPs
Sonic Highways
2014

3.1
529 Votes
Wasting Light
2011

3.9
1,906 Votes
Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace
2007

3.3
1,637 Votes
In Your Honor
2005

3.4
1,686 Votes
One by One
2002

3.2
1,563 Votes
There Is Nothing Left to Lose
1999

3.6
1,461 Votes
The Colour and the Shape
1997

4.1
2,429 Votes
Foo Fighters
1995

3.8
1,455 Votes
EPs
Saint Cecilia
2015

3.2
158 Votes
Songs From The Laundry Room
2015

3
7 Votes
Five Songs and a Cover
2005

3.1
56 Votes
Live Albums
Live at Wembley Stadium
2008

4
70 Votes
Skin and Bones
2006

3.6
287 Votes
Everywhere But Home
2003

4
110 Votes
Compilations
Medium Rare
2011

3.8
32 Votes
Greatest Hits
2009

4
294 Votes
The Colour and The Shape (Expanded)
2007

4.2
269 Votes

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