Tag Archives: Taylor Hawkins

Five unforgettable moments from the first Taylor Hawkins Tribute Show

Posted by on September 7, 2022

  On Saturday, September 3, the Foo Fighters held the first of two shows in tribute to their late drummer Taylor Hawkins.  Streamed live by MTV and Paramount+ with an abridged special airing on MTV, the star-studded event at London, UK’s Wembley Stadium brought together friends, family, fans and mentors to pay homage to Hawkins […]

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More stars added to the Taylor Hawkins tribute concerts in London and Los Angeles

Posted by on June 17, 2022

    Breaking news on the Taylor Hawkins tribute concert scheduled to be held, first in London, then in Los Angeles! In London, additional performers will include Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic, Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones, P!nk, Nandi Bushell, Nile Rodgers, Greg Kurstin and LeAnn Rimes. In Los Angeles Gene Simmons will join new additions, Krist […]

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Members of Rush and Queen among others to perform at Taylor Hawkins tribute concerts in London and LA

Posted by on June 16, 2022

      The long list of rock’s mightiest heroes performing at the Taylor Hawkins tribute concert in London is long and growing. Hold on to your hats! Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of Rush, Liam Gallagher of Oasis, Roger Taylor and Brian May of Queen, Stewart Copeland of The Police, Chris Chaney of Jane’s […]

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Foo Fighters announce tribute shows for Taylor Hawkins; widow releases first statement since his passing

Posted by on June 8, 2022

    Remaining Foo Fighters members Dave Grohl, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett, Pat Smear, and Rami Jaffee will honor their late bandmate, Taylor Hawkins, by announcing Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts. On March 25th, Hawkins tragically passed away, shocking the entire music world as the band scrapped their touring plans to mourn the sudden loss. The […]

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Taylor Hawkins receives Grammy tribute; No mention of Slipknot’s Joey Jordison during ‘In Memoriam’ segment

Posted by on April 4, 2022

    Foo Fighters drummer, Taylor Hawkins, passed away at the age of 50 just over a week ago. A beloved part of the rock and roll community, Taylor was honored with a special video package during the televised portion of the Grammy Awards ceremony’s “In Memoriam” segment. Host Trevor Noah said, “This was the […]

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Foo Fighters cancel all touring plans following death of Taylor Hawkins

Posted by on March 29, 2022

    Foo Fighters have cancelled their touring plans following the death of their drummer Taylor Hawkins.  The group issued the following statement on social media: “It is with great sadness that Foo Fighters confirm the cancellation of all upcoming tour dates in light of the staggering loss of our brother Taylor Hawkins. We’re sorry […]

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Preliminary details emerge in death of Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins; musicians pay tribute

Posted by on March 28, 2022

  News of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins’ sudden death shocked the music world Friday evening. The musician was found unresponsive in his hotel room at the Four Seasons Casa Medina in Bogota, Colombia prior to their set at the Picnic Stereo festival. He was 50 years old.  “The Foo Fighters family is devastated by […]

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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has died

Posted by on March 25, 2022

    We are shocked and saddened to report Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has died. He was 50-years-old. The band issued the following statement on social media:   “The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of our beloved Taylor Hawkins. His musical spirit and infectious laughter will live on […]

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Ozzy Osbourne is “halfway done” with new album

Posted by on December 17, 2020

  Producer Andrew Watt spoke with Guitar World magazine and revealed that Ozzy Osbourne is “halfway done” with the new album. He also assured that everyone involved is taking the necessary COVID precautions when working together. “We’re about halfway through. But, you know, it’s been hard with COVID and everything to keep him safe. We all test […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/22: The charts don’t disagree with Poppy

Posted by on January 22, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   It’s not everyday you get a record with a pop oriented vocalist singing over chunky industrial metal riffs, but if bands like BABYMETAL have proven anything it’s that there’s an audience for a […]

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