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The Top Eight Songs About Other Famous People

You're so vain but this song is about you.

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30 Oct 2011 // 8:58 PM

Cherri Bomb: Stark

There's no way Stark is the last we hear of Cherri Bomb.

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Foo Fighters: 16 September 2011 - Kansas City, MO

All Dave Grohl had to do was stand in one place, however, and scores of fans would maniacally cheer.

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No Past Resignations: The First Two Foo Fighters Albums

Foo Fighters might be at the peak of their fame now, but it was those first two albums that stand as the conclusive proof that Kurt Cobain wasn't the only brilliant songwriter to have spent time in Nirvana.

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Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders: 6 May 2010 - New York

Hawkins imagined Red Light Fever as “sounding like me having sex with my record collection,” but delivered from start to finish with the same thrusts at the same speed with the same pressure, the music only humps the listener into numbness.

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Celebrating the Allure of the Almighty Riff

The riff: is there any sweeter two-word phrase in the rock vocabulary? AJ Ramirez offers his examples of the best riffs via video.

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4 Aug 2008 // 10:00 PM

Foo Fighters

Sure, it was Foo Fighters that played, but it was singer-guitarist Dave Grohl and his unyielding desire for attention, his wild and crazy antics, and his unkempt, 80s-era, glam-metal hairdo that became the predominant focus of the evening.

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14 Jan 2008 // 1:45 AM

Foo Fighters are Grammy darlings, arena headliners

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins were the most entertaining part of last month’s Grammy nominations, stumbling all over the pronunciation of best

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Foo Fighters: Echoes, Silence, Patience, and Grace

On their sixth studio album, Grohl and Company sound like Bob Seger fronting for your garden variety modern hard rock group.

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Foo Fighters: The Colour and the Shape

For anyone who experienced the heyday of Nirvana, it's still surreal that the lanky, string-haired drummer is the guy who'd be on magazine covers and writing #1 rock radio hits 15 years later.

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Foo Fighters: Skin and Bones

Inadvertently, Foo Fighters have put out the most listenable, enjoyable disc of their career so far.

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3 Oct 2006 // 3:00 PM

Foo Fighters

Dave Grohl goes acoustic, leading his band of rock warriors into uncharted, lite-rock waters.

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	Foo Fighters: In Your Honor

Without a rip or a roar, the first disc passes harmlessly -- it's the quieter second disc that truly demands attention.

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15 Jul 2003 // 12:00 AM

OK, I admit it. Dave Grohl is brilliant, although he’s too modest to say so. He went from drummer in one of the planet’

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	Foo Fighters: One By One

The official take on this latest Foo Fighters release seems to be that Grohl and associates are back to their old school, hard-rockin’ selves after

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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