Dave Grohl desires to play on a brand new album his daughter Violet is contemplating making.
Grohl’s 14-year-old daughter is contemplating recording a shoegaze album, the Foo Fighters frontman revealed.
“I did ask her the opposite day, ‘For those who had been to make a report, how do you think about it might sound?’” Grohl instructed the Sunday Times Culture journal in a brand new interview.
“And he or she mentioned, ‘You already know, I feel someplace inside that shoegaze factor. Oh, and Dad, I have to get this new guitar pedal. It’s known as Loveless, and I need my guitar to sound like My Bloody Valentine.’
“I used to be, like, ‘Sure. Yesss!’,” Grohl added, admitting that his “subsequent response was, ‘Can I be in your report, please?’”
Violet has appeared on stage with Grohl and Foo Fighters at a variety of previous gigs, together with a 2020 Nirvana reunion, 2019’s Leeds Festival and the band’s recent #SaveOurStages gig at The Roxy in Los Angeles.
Grohl added that he believes that Violet has “all of the instruments she wants” to achieve success within the trade, regardless of her household conections. “She’s 14 and already in a deep Bowie section,” he revealed. “I’m not speaking about Eighties Bowie or Nineties Bowie — she hasn’t even obtained to Berlin. All she does is hearken to reside bootlegs of the ‘Station to Station’ tour.
“Or I’ll hear Cocteau Twins popping out of her bed room. And the Passions. Bear in mind them? ‘I’m in Love with a German Movie Star’.
“She was born with excellent pitch and a soulful voice and a musical reminiscence that’s photographic. She has all of the instruments she wants. She writes, I see her notebooks and the lyrics she’s written
He added: “A part of the factor about turning into a musician is the drive that provides you the need to do it. In that sense I could also be her greatest handicap. Like, she’s obtained to be my f***ing daughter? So I attempt to keep away.”
This week, Grohl revealed that he still has dreams that see him back in his former band with the late Kurt Cobain.
“I nonetheless have desires that we’re in Nirvana, that we’re nonetheless a band,” he continued. “I nonetheless dream there’s an empty area ready for us to play.
“However I don’t sit down at house and run by way of ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ on my own. It’s only a reminder that the one who is accountable for these stunning songs is not with us. It’s bittersweet.”