One of Dave Grohl’s most well known guitars is this custom black Flying-V used in the Foos 2011 “Rope” music video. The history behind this guitar is pretty awesome. It was originally custom built by Dave Dearnaley in Cardiff UK in or around 1984 for Phil Campbell of Motörhead.
It has long been rumored that Pat Smear, the legendary punk rock guitarist from the bands The Germs, Nirvana & Foo Fighters was an extra in the 1985 Prince music video “Raspberry Beret”. I spoke to Smear backstage at a gig and he 100% confirmed that he was in the video and shared some stories with me about it..
AUTISM SPEAKS PRESS RELEASE September 27, 2018: We are thrilled that Dave Grohl is supporting Autism Speaks and its mission by headlining the 2018 “Into the Blue Gala” with an acoustic performance on October 4, at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
There aren’t many photos or video footage floating around of Nirvana during the “Nevermind” recording sessions in May of 1991 at Sound City Studios. Check out this never before published photo of Dave Grohl’s Nirvana “Nevermind” Dum Kit set up.
The inside report on the now on the infamous Liam Gallagher + Joe Perry + Foo Fighters performance of The Beatles “Come Together” – Obviously it wasn’t the best performance but consider it part of rock history. Where else are you gonna see members of Oasis, Aerosmith, The Germs, Foo Fighters & Nirvana perform a song by The Beatles written by John Lennon??? ONLY AT CALJAM 2017
On August 23, 2017 the Foo Fighters released the music video for their new song “The Sky is a Neighborhood”. Check out these feelnumb.com EXCLUSIVE photos of the set used in the Foo Fighters “The Sky is a Neighborhood” music video taken in the parking lot of Studio 606 in Los Angeles, California.
Someone (hopefully Facebook) is gonna have to put a stop to these fake ass, false advertised, cheesy & photoshopped lyric shirts purported to be worn by Foo Fighters Dave Grohl and Oasis’ Liam Gallagher.
The Foo Fighters have been nominated for 17 MTV Music Video Awards but have only won the coveted “Moonman” trophy twice. Taylor Hawkins has said, “those awards are nice, but they don’t fucking mean shit”. Look where one of the “Moonman” awards ended up…
The Flipper band logo was made famous when Kurt Cobain made a “do it yourself” Flipper shirt backstage at Saturday Night Live when Nirvana performed on SNL for the first time on January 11, 1992. The “Cobain Flipper” became the popular logo because he continued to wear the Shapie’d shirt in concerts, in the “Come As You Are” music video and in photo shoots for the Nirvana “In Utero” album.
The Nirvana “Smells Like Teen Spirit” music video was set up to look like a high school gym, leading many to believe it was filmed at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles, California. The video was actually filmed on Stage 6 at GMT Studios in Culver City, California. Here are some feelnumb.com exclusive photos inside the sound stage.