The series eight episodes show the Foo Fighters traveling to eight legendary studios in eight different cities across the United States of America to write and record their album, Sonic Highways. Each episode features interviews with artists who recorded at the respective studios.
On May 7, , Grohl performed a surprise hour-long solo set at The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville to a crowd of approximately people. On May 17, , after a week of recording at Preservation Hall , the band played a surprise show for minutes, which proceeded to shut down an entire block of St.
Peter Street in New Orleans. It also aired in Australia on GO! It was repeated on Channel [V] from February 16, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Television show. This article is about the HBO television miniseries. For the album, see Sonic Highways.
Archived from the original on Retrieved I filled it after that chili dog I had outside Madison Square. SR : One thing I learned from my time covering the Cleveland team was lotion is very important. You know, I thought it was a girlie thing to do. But you gotta keep moist. WS : White people get flaky, but black people get ashy. One of the worst things you can be as a child is ashy.
Ashy is no good. Ah, so you see, these homespun exhortations to avoid ashyness were really just a metaphor for an educated mom trying to raise her boy to fend for himself in a harsh world. WS: I watched my grandmother and my mother at Resurrection Baptist Church, and everything was about how you help others.
WS: The quality of your life was determined by the quality of your service. And I really am attracted to characters who just want to do things that brighten the world. That probably is the central aspect of my personality.
If you started chipping things away, if there were one thing that was really at the core, it is trying to be like my grandmother. And much more than that they're just plain old good songs. I'll be eagerly looking forward to the next album and maybe someday a work of literature from an artist who has clearly proven they have the acumen for it.
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