Foo Fighters divulge that Dave Grohl played drums on upcoming album “But Here We Are”

Author Flavia Andrade - 22.5.2023

After revealing Josh Freese as their new drummer for their upcoming tour, Foo Fighters have divulged that vocalist/guitarist Dave Grohl has taken the drumming duties during the recording sessions of their upcoming album, “But Here We Are”. This followed late drummer Taylor Hawkins’ untimely death in 2022.

Having sat behind the kit in his Nirvana days, Grohl‘s role as drummer on the new album was mentioned yesterday, May 21, during Foo Fighters‘ free livestream event.

The album has a release date set for June 02, and the band will start their tour this week. You can check out the dates below:

May 24 Gilford, NH – Bank Of New Hampshire Pavilion (feat. Taipei Houston)
May 26 Boston, MA – Boston Calling
May 28 Columbus, OH – Sonic Temple Art & Music Festival
May 30 Washington, DC – The Atlantis
Jun 02 Nürburgring, GER – Rock am Ring
Jun 04 Nurnberg, GER – Rock im Park
Jun 14 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
Jun 16 Pelham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
Jun 18 Manchester, TN – Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
Jul 08 Quebec City, QC – Festival D’ete de Quebec
Jul 12 Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Bluesfest
Jul 15 Milwaukee, WI – Harley-Davidson Homecoming
Jul 28-30 Naeba, JAP – Fuji Rock
Aug 03 Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena (feat. The Breeders)
Aug 08 Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre (feat. The Breeders)
Aug 10 Lake Tahoe, NV – Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harvey’s (feat. The Breeders)
Aug 11-13 San Francisco, CA – Outside Lands Festival
Sep 03 Aspen, CO – Jazz Aspen Snowmass
Sep 09 Sao Paulo, BRA – The Town
Sep 15 Chicago, IL – Riot Fest
Sep 17 Asbury Park, NJ – Sea.Hear.Now
Sep 19 Virginia Beach, VA – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater (feat. The Breeders)
Sep 21 Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life
Oct 01 Dana Point, CA – Ohana Festival
Oct 03 Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Amphitheatre
Oct 05 El Paso, TX – Don Haskins Center
Oct 06-08 / 10/13-15 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
Nov 26 Abu Dhabi, UAE – F1 Grand Prix Event