Dave Grohl and Sir Paul McCartney during the 12-12-12 concert.
In a recent interview with Los Angeles radio station KROQ FM’s Kevin and Bean, Dave Grohl shared about the story behind one of 2012’s most discussed performances between himself, the surviving members of Nirvana along with Sir Paul McCartney – otherwise known as “Sir-vana” [not really].
They performed their high attack tune “Cut Me Some Slack” during the Sandy super storm 12-12-12 benefit relief concert and then once again during the Grammy Awards but not many know how it all came to be – until now, that is.
The unlikely pairing came about while Grohl was putting together a long list of impressive performers for the sound track to his directorial debut, Sound City, based on the famous Van Nuys recording studio of the same nam.
As Grohl notes, he's jammed with Paul "a bunch of times" (the 2012 and 2009 GRAMMYs, among other times over the years), so when he called up Paul to jam about eight months ago while working on Sound City ...Read More