Foo Fighters

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Filmography

Music (37)

Shaun the Sheep Movie 2015 (Movie)

("Home") (Song Performer)

Shaun the Sheep Movie 2015 (Movie)

("Home") (Song)

The Late Show With David Letterman 2008, 2011 - 2012, 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Performer

Boyhood 2014 (Movie)

("Let It Die") (Song Performer)

Boyhood 2014 (Movie)

("Let It Die") (Song)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014 (Tv Show)

Performer

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2003, 2013 (Tv Show)

Performer

The Wolf of Wall Street 2013 (Movie)

("Everlong") (Song Performer)

Conan 2011 (Tv Show)

Performer

Real Steel 2011 (Movie)

("Miss The Misery") (Song Performer)

Thor 2011 (Movie)

("Walk") (Song)

Thor 2011 (Movie)

("Walk") (Song Performer)

Somewhere 2010 (Movie)

("My Hero") (Song Performer)

The Other Guys 2010 (Movie)

("My Hero") (Song Performer)

Ed 2000 - 2001, 2007 - 2008 (Tv Show)

Performer

Spike TV's Video Game Awards 2007 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Performer

The 2007 MTV Video Music Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Performer

Catch and Release 2007 (Movie)

("Razor") (Song Performer)

I Think I Love My Wife 2007 (Movie)

("Tired of You") (Song Performer)

The Perfect Score 2004 (Movie)

("All My Life") (Song Performer)

American Wedding 2003 (Movie)

("Times Like These") (Song)

Identity 2003 (Movie)

("All My Life") (Song)

Identity 2003 (Movie)

("All My Life") (Song Performer)

New Year's Eve Pajama Party 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Performer

The 2002 MTV Europe Music Awards 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Life or Something Like It 2002 (Movie)

("Learn To Fly") (Song Performer)

Orange County 2002 (Movie)

("The One") (Song Performer)

Out Cold 2001 (Movie)

("Win or Lose") (Song Performer)

Here on Earth 2000 (Movie)

("Breakout") (Song Performer)

Loser 2000 (Movie)

("Aurora") (Song Performer)

Me, Myself and Irene 2000 (Movie)

(Song)

Me, Myself and Irene 2000 (Movie)

("Breakout") (Song Performer)

Varsity Blues 1999 (Movie)

("My Hero") (Song Performer)

Godzilla 1998 (Movie)

song producer & performer("A320") (Song)

The X-Files 1998 (Movie)

("Walking After You") (Song Performer)

Scream 2 1997 (Movie)

(Song)

Scream 2 1997 (Movie)

("Dear Lover") (Song Performer)
Actor (27)

Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Performer

The 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Actor

Saturday Night Live 2007 - 2008, 2011 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Performer

The 54th Annual Grammy Awards 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Performer

2011 MTV Movie Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Performer

The Daily Show 2011 (Tv Show)

Guest

The 50th Annual Grammy Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Performer

Top Chef 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

VH1 Rock Honors: The Who 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

I Walk the Line: A Night for Johnny Cash 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2005 MTV Europe Music Video Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

The West Wing 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

VH1 Rock Honors 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2005 MTV Movie Awards 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2003 Billboard Music Awards 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The 46th Annual Grammy Awards 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Performer

Making the Video 2000 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Reverb 1996 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

The VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Performer

Halloween Jam VII 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Free Tibet 1998 (Movie)

Themselves (Actor)

Independence Day Concert 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The X-Files Movie Special 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Milestones

2015

Toured North America even though a leg injury forced Grohl to wear a leg cast, dubbing the tour The Broken Leg Tour.

2014

Released the album Sonic Highways, embarking on a worldwide international tour to support the record.

2011

Recorded the album Wasting Light in Dave Grohl's garage using only analog equipment.

2008

Released the critically acclaimed Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace which was nominated for five Grammys.

2005

Released the double album In Your Honor, supporting it with a co-headlining tour with Weezer in what was dubbed "The Foozer Tour."

2004

Played campaign rallies for John Kerry when they learned that contender George W. Bush was using Foo Fighters songs at his own events.

2002

Released the album One by One.

1999

Released the album There Is Nothing Left to Lose after leaving Capitol and signing with RCA Records.

1997

Released their breakthrough second album The Colour and the Shape.

1995

Released their self-titled debut and toured to support it, opening for Mike Watt. 

1995

Gave their first live performance at the Jambalaya Club in Arcata, California.

Known for such albums as "In Your Honor" and "The Colour And The Shape"

Bonus Trivia

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Took their name from a World War II era term for an unidentified flying object.

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Dave Grohl was offered a full-time position drumming with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers before he decided to pursue Foo Fighters.

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Grohl played all the instruments and sang all the vocal parts on the first Foo Fighters album.

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Grohl initially assembled Nate Mendel, Pat Smear, and William Goldsmith to play with him in the band, though Goldsmith and Smear would later leave and be replaced by Taylor Hawkins and Chris Shiflett. Franz Stahl would also play with the band from 1997-1999.

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Grohl personally rerecorded all of then-drummer William Goldsmith's drum parts for The Colour and the Shape, playing the instrument himself for the final masters.

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