There was not a single dry eye in the house.
Over the 4th of July, Taylor Hawkins' Son, Shane Hawkins performed a cover of My Hero. Footage has now emerged of him performing, taking a seat behind the kit at a block party in Laguna Beach to perform the Foo Fighters hit single.
He performed the track alongside local band The Alive, who have a long history with the Hawkins Family. They opened for Hawkins' cover band Chevy Metal, as well as for Foo Fighters in Chile just a week before Hawkins passing. He grew up in Laguna beach, the same place in which the block party was thrown.
The Foo Fighters recently announced tribute shows to Hawkins in LA and London, featuring massive line ups including, Liam Gallagher, Joshua Homme, Chrissie Hynde, Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor, Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson, Supergrass, and Mark Ronson on the London Bill.
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In Los Angeles, the line up includes Foo Fighters, Miley Cyrus, Joshua Homme of Queens of the Stone Age, Joan Jett, Brian May of Queen, Mark Ronson, Alanis Morissette, and more.
Tickets for the shows go on sale on the 17th of June, with all info via the band's website HERE.
Dave Grohl recently made his first appearance on stage since the death of his close friend and bandmate. He did it on one of the biggest stages in the world, alongside Paul McCartney on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury Festival in the UK. they performed a girtty, rock version of McCartney's I Saw Her Standing There.
"This guy flew in specially to do this, we love you," McCartney said. "I swear, I would never miss being right here with you, right now," Grohl replied.
You can check out the full performance of My Hero below.