Foo Fighters

Trivia and Quotes

Quotes (3)

  • Dave: The first time I ever sat down with Michael Stipe was over breakfast at his vegetarian-friendly restaurant in Athens. He turned me on to 'facon' and 'soysage'.

  • Dave: Happiness is a good pint of Guinness.

  • Dave:(on his cameo on "The X-Files") I wanted to be the monster or the alien, something like that instead of like a dumb little cameo. I thought that'd be kinda fun.

Trivia (91)

  • Dave Grohl's favorite album, New Day Rising by Hüsker Dü, is referenced in the lyrics to Foo Fighters' 2003 hit "Times Like These (One-Way Motorway)."

  • The Pretender is the new theme song for Friday Night Football in Australia.

  • Foo Fighters are #73 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artist of Hard Rock.

  • Their second album, “The Colour And The Shape” was released in 1997.

  • Dave: I usually wear those kind of bikini briefs with the male model on the cover of the box I kinda like them for the suspension.

  • Dave: Tattoos all represent their own moment in time, and the sentiment and the phase your going through when you get them are more significant than the design.

  • Dave: I stole some chewing tobacco, it was green apple-flavour Redman Chew. I went into our laundry room and started chewing it and got so violently ill that I never chewed tobacco again.

  • Dave: I'm a steak guy. A nice fillet. The key to making a good steak is in the flipping. You want to turn your steaks. You have to show each steak an equal amount of love. Don't walk away from the grill. If the steak gets lonely, it will burn. You don't want that. Ok? You just don't want it.

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