Dave Grohl performing onstage with the Foo Fighters at the V Festival in Chelmsford in August 2007.
Mark Mawston recalls, "I can’t think of many people in Rock history who can start off being one of the greatest drummers in Rock, then transfer to being one of the best guitar and vocal front men there has ever been.
Dave Grohl made the transition from that role in Nirvana to fronting The Foo Fighters seem like a walk in the park. Grohl, now one of the most sought after talking heads for music documentaries, has made a name for himself as being one of the nicest, most genuine men in music. I can’t deny that as, after shooting this Foo Fighters gig at the V Festival in 2007, he came backstage, put his very sweaty arm around one of the photographers who’d asked for a selfie, then went to the bands' beer bucket and handed us all a cold one. We stood around talking music for 20 mins. This was straight after his set! Steam was literally coming off him and rising into the early night sky like dry ice on the set of Top Of The Pops.
The Foo’s lost their own multi-talented drummer Taylor Hawkins in 2022 who was also amazing at this gig. Watching The Foo’s live was like standing in front of a furnace and a wind turbine in equal measure."
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