Just over a year after Taylor Hawkins, the drummer for Foo Fighters, lost his life, halfway through a world tour, the classic 90s rock band has announced that, in just a few days, they will announce the name of their new member, however, an American medium suggests that it is the musician Josh Freese, famous for having belonged to some of the most important groups in the alternative world, como Nine Inch Nails y Guns N’Roses.
It was on March 25, 2022, a few hours before the band was scheduled to perform in Colombia when Hawkins, 50, suffered a cardiovascular collapse, according to official reports of his death, lAfter traces of 10 psychoactive substances were found in his system, including chemicals related to antidepressants, generating collective mourning in the world of rock and, especiallyin their Colombian and Colombian fans who were left wanting the band to perform at the Estéreo Picnic.
At that time, Dave Grohl, Pat Semar, Chris Shiflett, Nate Mendel, Rami Jeffe, William Goldsmith, Franz Stahl made the decision to continue with the dates they had already agreed upon in honor of Hawkins, who in 1994 would resign as a musician for Alanis Morissette, after hearing on the radio that the Foo Fighters, whom she already knew By coinciding at music festivals, they were looking for a new drummer, so he auditioned to join the band.
Now, 14 months after the death of the drummer, the band has returned with a new album and with news for all their fans, Well, through their social networks they have reported that, in addition to releasing “Under you”, the second song that emerges from “But here we are”, the studio album that they will release, including all its tracks, on July 2 , are a few days away from announcing the name of the musician who will join the band and replace Hawkins.
Said announcement will take place this Sunday, May 21, through a virtual concert that it will offer, entitled “Foo Fighters: Preparing Music for Concerts”, which they offer -according to reports- so that their fans around the world have the opportunity to enjoy the same concert, without having to travel far from their region and where they will also perform their new songs like never before.
But what is most striking is that “Variety” has already announced the possible name of the new member who will complete the group’s lineup, since in a publication released this morning they point out that it will be Josh Freese who will become Foo’s drummer Fighters from now on.
Josh Fresse is a 50-year-old musician who, over the years, has been a member of different renowned and prestigious bands in the world of rock, such as The Vandals, Devo -as an original member-, as well as it has also been incorporated at the wrong time to other groups such as Nine Inch Nails, A Perfect Circle, Guns N’ Roses, Paramore and The Offspring, who became their official drummer to record studio albums. In addition, separately, he has released four record productions.
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