Historic concert was recorded for US show 'Landmarks Live In Concert'
A new clip has been released fromÂ Foo Fightersâ recent concert atÂ the Acropolis in Greece.
The band are to feature in an upcoming performance series from PBS calledÂ Landmarks Live In Concert with their historic show in Athens. The series follows global superstars as they play historic locations around the world. The documentaries are hosted by Red Hot Chili Peppersâ Chad Smith.Â The Foosâ episode will air in the US on November 10.
The Foos played the Acropolis this July. Frontman Dave Grohl spoke about performing at the famed Odeon of Herodes Atticus, saying: âWeâve done some crazy things over the last 20 years, but I think this might be the craziest thing the Foo Fighters have ever done.â
The documentary seriesâ producer and director, Daniel E Catulla III, said of the gig: âLogistically this was the largest undertaking and production Iâve ever done.â He continued: â[It took] almost a year of planning, hundreds of people on the crew, coordination with the Greek Government, major logistics and coordination with the bandâ.
You can watch a teaser of the historic concert film here and watch a clip of the Foos performing âThe Pretenderâ during the show below.
Dave Grohl and band have scrapped gigs in Lexington, Nashville and Memphis, which were set to take place laste weekend and earlier this week. Now theyâve confirmed that the Lexington and Memphis dates have been rescheduled for May 2018. The replacement Nashville show will be announced âshortlyâ.
They didnât reveal any further details of the âfamily emergencyâ, but wrote in a statement: âThe band sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience and looks forward to returningâ. See below.
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