But that riff is a good example of how I look at the guitar."The low E string is the kick drum. ' That was like a dagger in the heart for him. I asked if he was interested in tickets and passes. I called Dave and said, ' Dude, you gotta check out my room.' He comes up, and he's like, ' What the fuck? This is like the presidential suite.' I told him I traded it for tickets and passes. That's not cool.' The thing is, the other guys in the band were out of this Pacific Northwest seriousness, those indie-rock ethics. How Grohl became "The Nicest Guy in Rock":"There was an Ozzfest in England in 1998, and Korn canceled. [Guitarist] Dimebag Darrell was the nicest fucking guy in the world.
"He likes to talk," Foo Fighters producer Butch Vig says of Grohl in the story, noting that there is always "an hour or two" before band rehearsals and recording sessions for everyone to shoot the breeze.
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But with her pallor, Ryder might take it the wrong way when he calls her ”ill.” Odds: 5,000 to 1 MARILYN MANSON Their shared aversion to sunlight augurs well for long, romantic idylls in hotel rooms.
' We're committed to something here.'"9. Grohl gets stage fright – but doesn't show it. I was at some of these gigantic shows they did in London.
Vig: "He used to get stage fright, really uptight, before a show. I'd be backstage with him, and he'd be like, ' Man, let's have a shot of Jagermeister.' Or talking: ' Hey, I've got this idea.' Somebody would go, ' Dave, time to play.' He'd get up, throw his guitar on and twenty second later, Foo Fighters were playing a song. One of his guys says, ' He knows you're here. And the next Friday I had a fundraiser at my kid's nursery school."I never heard from Prince again.