Second Hawkins Tribute
The second Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert on September 27th at the Kia Forum in L.A. featured Foo Fighters, Joan Jett, Travis Barker (Blink 182), Wolfgang Van Halen and Rush (among others).
Hawkins (Foo Fighters drummer) passed away last March while on tour.
Jett and Barker joined the Foos for a cover of The Runaways (Jett’s old band) of “Cherry Bomb” and Jett’s “Bad Reputation.”
Van Halen played covers of “Panama” and “Hot For Teacher” (two classics by his late dad’s band).
Rush were joined on drums for one song each by Foos Dave Grohl, Red Hot Chili Peppers Chad Smith and Tool’s Danny Carey (all sitting in for Rush’s late drummer Neil Peart).
Foo Fighters closed the concert with a set that included a cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” with comedian Dave Chapelle.
Foo Fighters Set List:
“All My Life”
“The Pretender (w/ Pink)
“Walk” (w/ Barker)
“Low” (w/ Cameron)
“This Is A Call” (w/ Brad Wilk)
“The Sky Is a Neighborhood” (w/ Pat Wilson)
“Creep” (Radiohead cover – w/ Dave Chapelle
“Run” (w/ Omar Hakim)
“Best Of You” (w/ Rufus Taylor)
“My Hero” (w/ Shane Hawkins)
“I’ll Stick Around” (w/ Shane Hawkins)
“Everlong” (w/ Chad Smith)