Dave Grohl and co have confirmed their first headline gigs since the passing of Taylor Hawkins. Find out where they are headed in 2023 and how to buy tickets.
This year saw Foo Fighters announce their first ever headline shows since the passing of Taylor Hawkins.
The band confirmed their plans to carry on as a five piece after the tragic death of their drummer on 25th March 2022 and began to share a string of dates for 2023.
Sure enough, Dave Grohl and co have continued adding to their list of live shows this year, with dates that will see them visit more locations in the United States.
So where are Foo Fighters performing this year and who will play the drums for them? See Foo Fighters’ live dates for 2023 so far, how to buy tickets and everything we know about their replacement drummer so far.
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Are the Foo Fighters going to continue?
Yes. Foo Fighters shared a statement vowing to continue on as a band after the death of Taylor Hawkins and they have since begun to plot dates in 2023
Where are the Foo Fighters playing in 2023?
Foo Fighters’ 2023 tour dates are as follows:
24th May 2023: Bank Of New Hampshire Pavilion Gilford, NH, US
26th May 2023: Boston Calling, Boston, Massachusetts
28th May 2023: Sonic Temple – Columbus, Ohio
30th Ma: The Atlantis, Washington D.C.
2nd June 2023: Rock AM Ring, Nürburgring, DE
4th June 2023: Rock Im Park, Nürburgring, DE
14th June 2023: Walmart AMP Rogers, AR, US
16th June 2023: Oak Mountain Ampitheatre, Pelham, AL, US
18th June 2023: Bonnaroo – Manchester, Tennessee
12th July 2023: Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa, Ontaria, CA
15th July 2023: Harley-Davidson Homecoming Festival, Milwaukee, WI, US
29th July 2023: Fuji rock, Naeba, Japan
4th August 2023: Spokane Arena, WA – with The Breeders
8th August 2023: Usana Amphitheatre, Salt Lake City, UT – with The Breeders
10th August 2023: Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys – Lake Tahoe, NV – with The Breeders
11th – 13th August 2023: Outside Lands Festivals, San Francisco, CA, US
3rd September 2023: Jazz Aspen Snowmass Aspen, CO, US
7th September 2023: Estádio Couto Pereira, Curitiba, Brazil – With Garbage + Wet Leg – TICKETS
9th September 2023: The Town, São Paulo, Brazil
17th September 2023: Sea.Hear.Now, Asbury Park, NJ, US
19th September 2023: Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater, Virgina Beach, VA – with The Breeders
21st September 2023: Louder Than Life, Louisville, Ky, US
1st October 2023: Ohana Festival, Dana Point, CA, US
3rd October 2023: Talking Stick Resort Ampitheatre, Phoenix, AZ
5th October 2023: Don Haskins Center, El Paso, TX
Visit foofighters.com/tour-dates for how to get tickets.
Who will play drums with Foo Fighters?
It hasn’t been confirmed yet who will play drums with the Foos on tour since the untimely death of their drummer Taylor Hawkins, but the band have plenty of connections across the music world. Could they be joined on stage by the son of legendary Queen drummer Roger Taylor, Rufus Taylor or veteran session drummers Omar Hakim or Josh Freese? Only time will tell.