Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Foo Fighters in Sentimental David Letterman Late Show Finale

Foo Fighters
Foo Fighters
American rock outfit Foo Fighters performed an emotional rendition of their iconic song Everlong to the backdrop of a sentimental montage of the Late Shows' highlights for David Letterman in his last ever appearance on the programme.

Letterman is a huge fan of the band and had previously asked them to perform the song in 2000 following his quintuple bypass surgery. This time the band had turned up in tuxedos to mark the occasion which was awash with nostalgic clips from Letterman’s longstanding affinity with the Late Show.

The band even elongated the song to squeeze just a few more clips to the montage even though the show had passed its curfew time. There was even a short clip of the Taylor Hawkins signature Gretsch snare , which sounded as amazing live as it does to look at.

The band are scheduled to hit UK shores on 25th May on a short tour before hitting European festival season, which includes the infamous Glastonbury Festival.

Follow Gear4music.com on Facebook and Twitter to be the first to hear about the latest music gear offers and news.

By Michael Storey

Posted on 22 May 2015 10:31 to category : Band / Celebrity News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Through a collaboration with Martin, Sheeran's latest signature model features artwork from his latest album '÷' and has been built to his exact specifications.

25 Apr 2017 17:08
thumbnail

An icon who helped propel the rock 'n' roll movement to new and unprecedented heights. Chucky Berry is praised by many as a founding father of modern music.

20 Mar 2017 11:31
thumbnail

Founding guitarist of legendary LA band Y and T Joey Alves passes away due to complications relating to Ulcerative Colitis. Documentary on soon to follow.

13 Mar 2017 13:12
thumbnail

Destroyer Cola is to be the latest release in rock veterans Kiss' long line of merchandise currently available to the general public for purchase

7 Mar 2017 15:23
thumbnail

In a recent unconfirmed report, frontman of famous rock and roll outfit Guns N' Roses is said to be heading into the studio with Australian rock veterans AC/DC

24 Feb 2017 13:13
thumbnail

Never before has music been so accessible. With social media, tab sites and forums at your immediate disposal, learning your favourite song couldn't be easier.

9 Feb 2017 15:22

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Alesis' II Mesh Electronic Drum Kit is a kit geared specifically towards advanced drummers looking to explore a variety of different timbres and sounds.

16 Aug 2017 12:26
thumbnail

Celebrating 50 years since his iconic performance at Monterey pop festival, Fender's Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster recreates the sound of a cultural icon.

16 Aug 2017 10:08
thumbnail

Building upon the already established fan favourite DJ-808 DJ Controller, Roland have now announced the launch of the portable and compact DJ-202 DJ Controller.

14 Aug 2017 08:00
thumbnail

Coinciding with the launch of its brand new DJ-202 counterpart, the Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller breathes a breath of new life into Roland's renowned DJ range.

14 Aug 2017 08:00
thumbnail

New to Roland's illustrious boutique range, the SH-01A builds upon the foundations of the revered SH-1A, granting the player a whole range of vintage voices.

8 Aug 2017 08:10
thumbnail

Based on the legendary TR-808m the TR-08 Rhythm Composer brings all of the legendary capabilities of its forefather into a more modern and streamlined format.

8 Aug 2017 08:10