Biography

David Eric "Dave" Grohl (born January 14, 1969) is an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, and singer-songwriter who is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter for the Foo Fighters; the former drummer for Nirvana and Scream; the drummer for Them Crooked Vultures; and wrote all the music for his short-lived side projects Late! and Probot. He has also been involved with Queens of the Stone Age, and has performed session work for a variety of musicians, including Killing Joke, Tenacious D, Nine Inch Nails, The Prodigy, Slash and Juliette Lewis. Dave Grohl has performed in over 30 bands since becoming a musician.

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David Eric "Dave" Grohl (born January 14, 1969) is an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, and singer-songwriter who is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter for the Foo Fighters; the former drummer for Nirvana and Scream; the drummer for Them Crooked Vultures; and wrote all the music for his short-lived side projects Late! and Probot. He has also been involved with Queens of the Stone Age, and has performed session work for a variety of musicians, including Killing Joke, Tenacious D, Nine Inch Nails, The Prodigy, Slash and Juliette Lewis. Dave Grohl has performed in over 30 bands since becoming a musician.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 85

Birthday 1969-01-14

Place of Birth -

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • David Grohl
  • Foo Fighters
  • Nirvana

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Tenacious D - In The Studio as Dave Grohl
Nirvana The Path from Incesticide to In Utero
Nirvana: In Utero as Himself
2018 Play as Self
2018 Dave Grohl - Play (1 episode) as Himself
2017 Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records as Himself
2017 Foo Fighters at Glastonbury 2017 as Himself
2017 Foo Fighters - Cheese and Grain, Frome, UK as Himself
2016 Desert Age: A Rock and Roll Scene History as Himself
2016 The Smart Studios Story
2015 All Things Must Pass as Himself
2015 The Muppets (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (1 episode) as Dave Grohl
2015 Foo Fighters - Rock am Ring 2015 as Himself - Vocals, Guitar
2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 Induction Ceremony as Himself
2015 Salad Days as Himself
2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Cobain: Montage of Heck as Himself
2015 Foo Fighters: Rio De Janeiro 2015 as Vocals, Guitars
2014 The Concert for Valor as Himself - Performer
2014 Slash - Raised On the Sunset Strip as Himself
2014 Foo Fighters Sonic Highways (9 episodes) as Himself
2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Induction Ceremony as Himself
2014 Making Of The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1 as Himself
2013 Nirvana: Live and Loud as Himself
2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2013 Induction Ceremony as Himself
2013 Sound City as Himself
2012 See a Little Light: A Celebration of the Music and Legacy of Bob Mould as Himself
2012 Foo Fighters - Global Citizen Festival
2012 Foo Fighters - Reading Festival
2012 Bad Brains: A Band in DC as Himself
2012 Foo Fighters: Live at Lollapalooza Brasil as Himself
2011 The Muppets as Animool
2011 Nirvana: Live At The Paramount as Drums
2011 Foo Fighters The Roundhouse Concert as Himself - Lead vocal
2011 Foo Fighters - Live T In The Park
2011 Foo Fighters: Live At Pinkpop Festival as Himself - Vocals
2011 Foo Fighters - Radio 1's Big Weekend 2011 as Himself
2011 Foo Fighters - Wasting Light Live From 606 as Himself
2011 Foo Fighters: Back and Forth as Himself
2011 Foo Fighters - Garage Tour
2010 Tenacious D Live at BlizzCon 2010 as as himself
2010 Them Crooked Vultures - Live at Rock am Ring 2010 as Himself
2010 Lemmy as Himself
2009 Them Crooked Vultures - Live at Canal+ Studio as Himself
2009 Them Crooked Vultures - Live at Rockpalast as Himself
2009 Foo Fighters - Live Performance from Studio 606 as Himself
2009 Skavlan (1 episode) as Guest
2008 Foo Fighters: Live at Wembley Stadium as Vocals, Guitars
2008 Paul McCartney: The Liverpool Sound
2007 Lil' Bush (1 episode)
2006 Foo Fighters: Hyde Park as Himself
2006 Foo Fighters: Skin and Bones
2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny as Satan
2006 Nirvana - the Definitive Critical Review as lui-même
2006 Juliette And The Licks - Four On The Floor as Drums
2006 VH1 Rock Honors as Himself
2006 Classic Albums (1 episode)
2006 All Apologies: Kurt Cobain 10 Years On as Self
2005 Classic Albums: Nirvana - Nevermind as Himself
2004 Nirvana: With The Lights Out
2004 Lit: All Access as Himself
2004 (This Is Known as) The Blues Scale as Himself
2003 Foo Fighters: Everywhere But Home as Himself
2003 Viva La Bam (1 episode)
2001 25 Years of Punk as Himself
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (3 episodes)
1997 David Bowie Birthday Celebration Live in NYC as Himself
1996 Hype!
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode) as Himself
1994 Nirvana: Unplugged in New York as Drums, Backing Vocals, Bass
1994 Nirvana: Live! Tonight! Sold Out!! as Himself
1993 Nirvana: Unplugged in New York - Rehearsal as Drums, Vocals
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1992 Nirvana: Live at Reading as Drums, Backing Vocals
1992 1991: The Year Punk Broke as Himself (Nirvana)
1991 Nirvana Live At The Paradiso as himself
1991 Nirvana: Smells Like Teen Spirit
1991 Sub Pop Video Network Program 1 as Performer
1990 Nirvana- Evergreen State College Television Studio as Himself
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Himself - Musical Guest
1959 The Grammy Awards (1 episode)

Directing

2018 Dave Grohl - Play (1 episode)Director
2018 Play Director
2014 Foo Fighters Sonic Highways (8 episodes)Director
2013 Sound City Director

Creator

2018 Dave Grohl - Play Creator
2014 Foo Fighters Sonic Highways Creator

Sound

2018 Play Original Music Composer
1997 Touch Original Music Composer

Production

2014 Foo Fighters Sonic Highways (8 episodes)Executive Producer
2013 Sound City Producer

Crew

2013 Sound City Actor's Assistant

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