Foo Fighters is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994. Fronted and founded by former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, the band is formed of Dave, bassist Nate Mendel, rhythm guitarist Pat Smear, lead guitarist Chris Shiflett and keyboardist Rami Jaffee. Foo Fighters' drummer, Taylor Hawkins, passed away on March 25 2022 aged 50. In a statement at the time, the group said: "The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of our beloved Taylor Hawkins. His musical spirit and infectious laughter will live with us forever."