Foo Fighters have announced a string of stadium shows for the United Kingdom next summer. The pre-sale for all shows begins this Wednesday, 18th of August at 10am BST and the Public on sale begins on Friday, 20th of August at 9am BST. Direct support on these arena show will come from St. Vincent, Loose Articles, Shame, Courtney Barnett and Hot Milk at assorted shows. The band will perform a sold-out show tonight on Anchorage, Alaska. The band released their new album Medicine At Midnight, this spring.
Perennial pranksters and Rock n Roll Hall of Famers Foo Fighters will release a Bee Gees covers album, under the moniker Dee Gees for Records Store Day Drop #2 on July 17th, 2021. Hail Satin – a limited edition vinyl album packaged era-appropriately in a dazzling rainbow mylar sleeve, the album promised to be a party album for summertime. Recorded at Foo Fighters’ 606 studios, Side A features faithful renditions of five Bee Gees tracks “You Should Be Dancing,” Night Fever,” “Tragedy” and “More Than A Woman” + Andy Gibb’s “Shadow Dancing. Side B contains live at 606 renditions of roughly half of their new album, Medicine At Midnight.
The Foo Fighters have announced the first rescheduled dates of their 2020 tour, which was meant to honor the 25th anniversary of the band and their debut album. The now 26th-anniversary tour will kick off July 28 – The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center in Cincinnati, OH. More dates will be announced soon. Direct support will come from Radkey. Tickets will go on sale on June 4th at 10 AM local time at the link below.
Rock legends Foo Fighters’ new album Medicine At Midnight (Roswell Records) has reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Album Sales chart with first-week sales of 64,000 copies in the U.S. The Top Album Sales chart ranks the top-selling albums of the week based only on traditional album sales. Foo Fighters previously topped the chart with 2017’s “Concrete And Gold” and 2011’s “Wasting Light”. This is their third #1 album in their career. 23,000 of “Medicine At Midnight”‘s first-week sales came from vinyl LP sales, with CDs and digital albums registering 20,000 each. The album released on February 5th and was produced by the Foo Fighters and Greg Kurstin.
Chris Shifflet of Foo Fighters discusses his career, his love of Country Music, and his time with No Use For A Name in episode 2 of Medicine At Midnight Radio on Apple Music. You can listen below and see some quotes from the show. Fans can tune in to Medicine At Midnight Radio every day this week at 4:00p PST on Apple Music Hits at apple.co/FFRadio or anytime on-demand. The series continues tomorrow with Rami Jaffee’s episode. Medicine At Midnight Radio will include six hour-long episodes each hosted by a separate band member where they’ll explore their personal inspirations, musical journeys, and reflect on the creative process behind the album.
Foo Fighters have shared a new music video for their new single “ No Son of Mine” from their upcoming new album Medicine At Midnight, due out next year on Roswell Records/RCA Records. The new track is the second new song they have dropped following “Shame, Shame”. Watch the video now!
Drummer Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters gave an exclusive interview to Matt Wilkinson’s show on Apple Music 1 to reveal a lot of intel on their new album, Medicine at Midnight due out in 2021! He spoke specifically to their current new single “Shame Shame” – “Hey, this is record is different than any record we’ve ever made. Trust us, this one’s going to… You’ll definitely be like, ‘Huh?'” I’m sure people are scratching their heads when they hear it for the first time, like, Wait a second, that’s a drum loop’. “ Listen to the full show and hear more from Taylor right now!
Despite the cancellation of their tours and US Festival in 2020, Foo Fighters are celebrating 25 years as a band this year. They have shared a video retrospective – as they’ve never been Times Like Those, a 25-year visual journey through the band’s most memorable moments onstage and off. Featuring commentary, Times Like Those is narrated by the band and shares their history in a way fans rarely get to see. You can catch it below. The band will also appear on Amazon Music’s Holiday Plays on December 15 for an exclusive performance. In other news, the band beamed into The Late Show with Stephen Colbert for a November 19 performance of “Shame Shame,” the first single from its forthcoming 10th album Medicine at Midnight (Roswell Records/RCA Records), that can be seen here. Medicine at Midnight is due out February 5, 2021.Continue reading