Foo Fighters has formally discovered a brand new drummer to fill Taylor Hawkins‘ huge sneakers … making the massive announcement over a yr after his tragic demise in Columbia.
Dave Grohl and co. stuffed followers in on the brand new addition Sunday, saying throughout their livestream “Foo Fighters: Getting ready Music For Live shows” that Josh Freese is dealing with percussion for the group going ahead.
Freese has been drumming because the 80s, beginning his prolonged profession at Disneyland as part of a High 40 cowl band … then becoming a member of The Vandals in 1989, and jamming out with different teams like Suicidal Tendencies Infectious Grooves because the years went on.
After all, Josh is coming in after final yr’s lack of Taylor, who died at 50 whereas on tour with the group. Foo Fighters introduced in December they’d nonetheless be transferring ahead as a band, though it wasn’t stated on the time who’d be taking his place.