Foo Fighters and Jon Bon Jovi performed at the ‘I Will Vote Concert’ for Joe Biden on Sunday night. While the Foos were billed as performing, only Dave Grohl and Rami Jaffee played “Times Like These” acoustic, with Pat Smear, Nate Mendel, Taylor Hawkins, and Chris Shiflett not present. Pearl Jam have also been very active in Joe Biden’s campaign, releasing t-shirts in support of him and doing a video with Dr. Jill Biden.
A$AP Ferg, Sara Bareilles, Aloe Blacc, Black Eyed Peas & Jennifer Hudson, Cher, Ciara, Darren Criss, Andra Day, Jermaine Dupri, NE-YO, Johnta Austin & Friends, Macy Gray, John Legend, Dave Matthews, P!nk, Ben Platt, and more were also on the bill
Special guests included Dave Grohl, La La Anthony, Margaret Cho, Jaime Camil, Nik Dodani, Whoopi Goldberg, Armie Hammer, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Helen Mirren, Maren Morris, Billy Porter, Amy Schumer, will.i.am, Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, and more.
Foo Fighters should have a busy 2021, with their postponed new album and 25th anniversary tour taking place if the pandemic allows it with reopened music venues.
Foo Fighters are also eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2021, and Dave Grohl has a new movie with Metallica planned, also featuring U2, Guns N’ Roses, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. The film is called ‘What Drives Us’ and is Grohl’s first documentary since 2013’s ‘Sound City.’