Best Bands That Worked With Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl is an incredibly popular musician. He not only played in multiple popular bands, he produced for many others. Here is a list of his best associated acts.

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1NirvanaNirvana was an American grunge band that was formed in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana disbanded after Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994. The drummer of the band, David Grohl, went on to start the Foo-Fighters, an alternative rock band. more.

We all knew this would be #1. The legendary Grunge band had the incredible Grohl-Cobain duo. This band kickstarted Grohl's career. - ryanrimmel

2Foo FightersFoo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl after the death of Kurt Cobain and the dissolution of his previous band. The band consists of obviously Dave Grohl (lead vocalist, songwriter), Pat Smear (lead guitarist, pianist), Nate Mendel more.

One of the biggest bands of the last 20 years. With Grohl himelf as singer/guitarist - ryanrimmel

3Them Crooked Vultures

Dave Grohl on drums...
Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age & Kyuss on guitar/vocals)
John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin) on bass.

This is an awesome supergroup - ryanrimmel

4GhostGhost is a Swedish heavy metal band that was formed in Linköping in 2008. Ghost consists of 5 masked instrumentalists, known as The Nameless Ghouls, and a demonic anti-pope known as Papa Emeritus. They have released 3 studio albums and 2 EPs . Each album brings in a new version of Papa Emeritus. Ghost more.

He produced for them and performed studio drums. A Nameless Ghoul said that Dave Grohl has "possibly" performed with Ghost live, as they have secret identities. This leads many fans to believe Dave Grohl is the full time drummer of Ghost - ryanrimmel

5Zac Brown Band

Dave has produced and done studio drums for Zac, and he says that Zac Brown is the best artist to see live. - ryanrimmel

6Queens of the Stone AgeQueens of the Stone Age is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, United States, formed in 1996. The band's line-up includes founder Josh Homme, alongside longtime members Troy Van Leeuwen, Michael Shuman, Dean Fertita, and recent addition Jon Theodore.V1 Comment
7King Buzzo

King Buzzo is the legendary singer/guitarist of The Melvins. Dave produced his self-titles solo album. - ryanrimmel


This is the band that got Dave Grohl the notoriety to join Nirvana. It was a Hardcore band that he was in for 4 years - ryanrimmel

9Dain Bramage

One of his first bands. - ryanrimmel

10Mission Impossible

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11Tenacious DTenacious D is an American comedy rock duo that was formed in Los Angeles, California in 1994. Composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Jack Black and lead guitarist and vocalist Kyle Gass, the band has released three albums – Tenacious D, The Pick of Destiny and Rize of the Fenix.
12Nine Inch NailsNine Inch Nails is an American industrial rock/metal band and, founded in 1988 by Trent Reznor in Cleveland, Ohio.
13The Hollywood Vampires
14Sound City Soundtrack
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