Foo Fighters Bio
Sonic Highways World Tour (2014 - 2015)
The Sonic Highways World Tour is the Foo Fighter’s eighth world tour. The tour was kicked off in support of their eighth studio album, Sonic Highways (released in 2014). The Sonic Highways World Tour is scheduled to perform 73 shows across 6 continents including North America, Europe, Oceania, South America, Africa and Asia. The first show was in December 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa and is schedule to conclude in October 2015 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. The Foo Fighters are supported by a number of artists including Kaiser Chiefs, Iggy Pop, Royal Blood, Gary Clark Jr. and Rise Against.
About Foo Fighters
The Foo Fighters is rock band from Seattle, United States. The band was founded in 1994 by Dave Growl (formerly the drummer for Nirvana) after the death of Kurt Cobain. The band consists of members Dave Growl (as lead signer and guitar), Nate Mendel (on bass), Pat Smear (on drums), and Chris Shiflett (on lead guitar). The Foo Fighters have released 8 studio albums and has been estimated to have sold over 11 million copies. The bands achievements include 4 Grammy Awards for best Rock Album.