13 Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters Facts To Satisfy Your Inner Foo
What is a foo, and why does it need to be fought, anyway? Dave Grohl named the band's first record Foo Fighters after hearing the name in a book about UFOs, and he thought it would make listeners think that a group of people made the album. Oh, if you didn't know: Grohl recorded the first album all by himself. Drums, guitar, vocals, everything. We wouldn't be surprised to hear that he designed the album art and pressed the vinyls himself, either. Grohl has a artistic talents well beyond just being in two massively influential rock bands.
From the endless tours, dozens of albums and now a movie with 2022’s Studio 666, it’s safe to say that Foo Fighters might just be the most ubiquitous band on the planet right now. From unexpected side hustles to encounters with rock royalty, here are the best facts about Dave Grohl and co. to satisfy your inner foo.