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At Work With Greg Kurstin, the Quiet Producer Behind Two Decades of Hits

In Rolling Stone‘s series At Work, we go behind the curtain with decision-makers across the fast-changing music business — exploring a range of responsibilities, burgeoning ideas, advice for industry newcomers, and more. Read earlier interviews here. You’ve likely listened to Greg Kurstin’s songs, even if you don’t know who he...
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Greg Kurstin and Dave Grohl Set for One-on-One at ASCAP Experience

The 2021 ASCAP Experience will kick off next week with a heavyweight one-on-one featuring Greg Kurstin and Dave Grohl. Hitmaker Kurstin and Grohl, the Hall of Fame inducted Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighters frontman, will open proceedings with a virtual conversation, starting Wednesday, May 12 from 3pm ET. Expect the...
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Superstar Songwriter Greg Kurstin To Kick Off 2021 ASCAP Experience In Conversation With Dave Grohl

ASCAP’s Signature Event Returns to Virtual Stage on a Twice-Monthly Basis. The conversation will follow the presentation of the ASCAP Golden Note Award to Kurstin by Beck (Kurstin produced and co-wrote 2017’s Colors) and ASCAP Chairman of the Board and President Paul Williams, with video congratulations to Kurstin from P!nk, Sia, Stevie Nicks, Halsey, Nick Jonas, Maren Morris, Maggie Rogers, Greta Van Fleet, Mozella, Inara George and Sony Music Publishing CEO Jon Platt. The ASCAP Golden Note Award is given to songwriters, composers and artists who have achieved extraordinary career milestones. Previous recipients include Blondie, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Trent Reznor, Alicia Keys, Tom Petty and more.

Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl & His Daughter Violet To Cover X On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ With Krist Novoselic, Dave Lombardo & Greg Kurstin

Foo Fighters frontman/guitarist Dave Grohl and his daughter Violet will be bringing their recently released cover of X‘s “Nausea” to ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!‘s this Tuesday, April 27th. Joining the duo will be Dave‘s former Nirvana bandmate, bassist Krist Novoselic, Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo, and producer/musician Greg Kurstin of The Bird And The Bee.
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Watch Dave Grohl, Greg Kurstin Cover Beastie Boys’ ‘Sabotage’ and Beastie Boys finally reunite with original producer Rick Rubin after 20 years

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Foo Fighters Producer Greg Kurstin on Recording ‘Drugs at Midnight’

The Foo Fighters’ newest, “Drugs at Midnight,” just isn’t a product of the pandemic. Though the band was holed up in a home recording it — a rented property within the hills above the San Fernando Valley — COVID didn’t play a task for the reason that album was accomplished forward of the March 2020 lockdown. And whereas followers needed to wait extra-long for its delayed launch (the final Foo Fighters album, “Concrete and Gold,” got here out in 2017), they received in return the shortest full-length within the band’s catalog, clocking in at 36 minutes.
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Dave Grohl, Greg Kurstin Wrap 'Hanukkah Sessions' With Velvet Underground

Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters producer Greg Kurstin found a perfectly appropriate song to conclude their 'Hanukkah Sessions' celebration of Jewish artists: Velvet Underground's "Rock and Roll." In a note accompanying the final video of the series, Grohl added an optimistic message to fans who are struggling during an exceedingly...
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Watch Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin Cover Bob Dylan

Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters producer Greg Kurstin released the fifth of their "Hanukkah Sessions" cover series, performing Bob Dylan’s “Rainy Day Women #12 & 35.”. It follows previous videos including the Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” and Mountain’s “Mississippi Queen.” They're marking the Jewish celebration by covering music by Jewish artists. “So now everybody must get stoned (not in the Law of Moses sense) as we put some blood on this track,” they explained in a brief statement. You can watch the Dylan cover below.

Dave Grohl And Greg Kurstin Shift From Hanukkah To Christmas For Their ‘Kimmel’ Performance

Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin just wrapped up their Hanukkah covers series, which saw them perform eight songs by Jewish artists. Now that that project is behind them, they are moving on to Christmas. Greg Kurstin’s band The Bird And The Bee guested on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night, where they were joined by big drummer boy Grohl for a performance of “Little Drummer Boy.”
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See Dave Grohl, Greg Kurstin Cover Velvet Underground’s ‘Rock and Roll’

Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin have closed out their “Hanukkah Sessions” with a cover of the Velvet Underground’s “Rock and Roll.” The eight-night series saw the Foo Fighters’ frontman and producer release a new cover of a song by a Jewish artist for each night of the Festival of Lights. The Velvet Underground’s late singer, songwriter and guitarist Lou Reed was Jewish.
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Watch Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin Cover the Velvet Underground

Dave Grohl closed out his Hanukkah Sessions with he and producer Greg Kurstin releasing a cover of the Velvet Underground's "Rock and Roll." You can watch their version of the Lou Reed-penned track from the Velvet Underground's fourth album, Loaded, below. In announcing the new song, Grohl wrote about what...

Watch Dave Grohl And Greg Kurstin Cover The Knack’s ‘Frustrated’

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and producer Greg Kurstin shared a cover of The Knack’s “Frustrated” for the penultimate edition of their “Hanukkah Sessions”. For several nights, the pair has tackled different songs to pay tribute to Jewish musicians. Grohl said when they announced the series, “This year, instead of doing a Christmas song, Greg and I decided to celebrate Hanukkah by recording eight songs by eight famous Jewish artists each night of Hanukkah for you, so we hope you enjoy.”