Knowledge Identifier: &Foo_Fighters
At the European MTV Music awards in 2007 Pat Smear confirmed his return to the band
Pat Smear - On September 9, 2007, Smear joined the Foo Fighters for their MTV Music Video *awards party room show
Dave Grohl - Foo Fighters's sixth studio album "Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace" was released on September 25, 2007
Pat Smear - On October 13, 2007, Smear joined the Foo Fighters for an appearance on "Saturday Night Live" and joined the Foo Fighters on stage at the MTV Europe Music *awards, confirming his return to the band as a full member
Pat Smear - On January 23, 2008, on the first show for the Foo Fighters' "Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace" tour in Dallas, he performed several songs with the band, and on February 20, 2008, he appeared on stage when Foo Fighters played "The Pretender" on the "Late Show with David Letterman"
John Paul Jones (musician) - On 10 February 2008, John Paul Jones appeared with the Foo Fighters on the Grammy *awards conducting the orchestral part to the song "The Pretender"
Alice in Chains - In October 2008, Alice in Chains began recording its fourth studio album at the Foo Fighters' Studio 606 in Los Angeles with producer Nick Raskulinecz
While the members of Foo Fighters had initially planned for their new album to have come out in 2009 with almost no touring support, they ultimately decided to shelve most of the songs from these sessions
Butch Vig - In 2009 Vig recorded two new tracks for the long awaited greatest hits release by the Foo Fighters, most notably the single "Wheels" and ultimately produced their April 2011 follow-up, "Wasting Light"
Dave Grohl - Greatest Hits - On November 3, 2009 Foo Fighters released their first "Greatest Hits" collection, consisting of 16 tracks including a previously unreleased acoustic version of "Everlong" and two new tracks "Wheels" and "Word Forward" which were produced by Nevermind's producer Butch Vig
In 2010, it was confirmed that Smear had officially rejoined the band after touring with Foo Fighters as an unofficial member between 2006 and 2009
Bob Mould - Mould performed on the Foo Fighters 2011 album "Wasting Light", contributing guitar and vocals to the track "Dear Rosemary
Daniel Fickle - In March 2011, the Foo Fighters chose Daniel for their "This Video Sucks" promotional campaign, to direct a video for ://www
Dave Grohl - The Foo Fighters' seventh studio album, "Wasting Light", was released on April 12, 2011
The show, which occurred at the same time that the 2012 Democratic National Convention was being held in Charlotte, NC, was announced only two weeks prior
In an interview with XFM, Grohl announced that their next album has been slated for a 2014 release
Pat Smear - In the summer of 2014, Smear spent time working with the rest of the band on the Foo Fighters 8th studio album "Sonic Highways", recording parts for every song
Taylor Hawkins - The band's self-titled debut album was released in April 2014, with a release party at 'Rock n Roll Pizza' featuring the Foo Fighters guesting on some of the cover tracks
Ben Gibbard - In September 2014, it was reported that Gibbard would appear as a guest on the Foo Fighters' eighth studio album Sonic Highways
Joan Jett - Jett played guitar on the Foo Fighters' 2014 album Sonic Highways released November 10, 2014
American Way (magazine) - Ink's first issue launched in January 2015 with a double cover edition featuring rock star David Grohl and the band Foo Fighters
Joan Jett - On July 4, 2015, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts were part of the Foo Fighters 20th Anniversary show at RFK stadium in Washington D.C.
Gary Clark, Jr. - On July 4, 2015, he played as part of the lineup for the Foo Fighters 20th Anniversary show at RFK Stadium in Washington D.C.
On March 1st, 2016, the band tweeted out that an "official band announcement" was to be made the next day, which led to wild speculation the band was breaking up because of Dave Grohl's interest in a solo career
Taylor Hawkins - Most recently, he sang lead vocals for "Sunday Rain," a track on the Foo Fighters' 2017 album Concrete and Gold
Shawn Stockman - Shawn contributed vocals to the title track on Foo Fighters' 2017 album "Concrete and Gold"
Dave Grohl - On September 15, 2017, the Foo Fighters released their ninth studio album "Concrete and Gold", which became the band's second album to debut at number one on the "Billboard" 200
Bob Mould - In December 2017, Mould opened for the Foo Fighters in four states during their "Concrete and Gold" tour
Chris Cornell - On January 16, 2019, a five-hour tribute concert to Cornell named "I Am The Highway" was held at The Forum in Los Angeles and featured Foo Fighters, Metallica, Melvins, as well as members of Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog performing Cornell's songs alongside artists such as Fiona Apple, Jerry Cantrell, William DuVall, Miguel, Nikka Costa, Adam Levine, Ryan Adams, Taylor Momsen, Brandi Carlile, Perry Farrell, Juliette Lewis, Josh Homme, Miley Cyrus, Alain Johannes, Wayne Kramer, Peter Frampton and Ziggy Marley