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Dave Grohl, center, with The Foo Fighters
November 11, 2014 Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl joins hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton to discuss his upbringing in Washington, D.C., and the role of geography in Foo Fighters' new album, Sonic Highways.
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Dave Grohl gives the keynote speech at SXSW 2013.
March 14, 2013 Dave Grohl has become the unofficial Mayor of Rock 'n' Roll. Watch Grohl's keynote address at the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas.
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Dave Grohl reunited with his old friend Butch Vig (at console), the producer of Nirvana's Nevermind, for the making of Sound City: Real to Reel.
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March 8, 2013 The Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighters founder says he wouldn't be the musician he is today if not for one piece of equipment in a now-shuttered L.A. studio. Rediscovering it, and connecting with other musicians who shared the honor, is the subject of his new documentary, Sound City: Reel to Real.
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Sound City: Real to Reel, the soundtrack to a new documentary directed by Dave Grohl, comes out March 12.
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March 3, 2013 The Foo Fighters frontman joins Stevie Nicks, Trent Reznor, Paul McCartney and more for an exuberant ode to rock 'n' roll, told through the story of Sound City Studios and its custom analog console.
Rock musician Dave Grohl recorded Nirvana's Nevermind at L.A.'s Sound City Studios; now, he's turned his musical memories of the place into a documentary film of the same name.
January 31, 2013 Much of rocker Dave Grohl's Sound City follows a familiar rock-doc formula. But his thoughtful love letter to a legendary Los Angeles studio succeeds, thanks to his jovial presence as the filmmaker-narrator-musician leading the way.
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