Dave Grohl’s Upcoming Documentary Will Feature Lars Ulrich, Slash, Flea, And More

Foo Fighters founder, guitarist, and singer Dave Grohl shared a post on the band’s official Instagram page announcing an upcoming documentary he directed named ‘What Drives Us,’ and apparently, his all-star guest list includes Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich, Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, and so much more.

As many of you know, Dave Grohl has another skill under his sleeve in addition to being an icon in the rock and roll community thanks to his tenure with the legendary band Nirvana and Foo Fighters, he’s also a successful director who has a documentary about the history of recording studio Sound City Studios in Van Nuys, Los Angeles. named ‘Sound City’ which was released on January 18, 2013.

Foo Fighters frontman recently shared a post on the band’s official Instagram page announcing a brand new documentary about the early experiences of rock icons such as Slash, Flea, Lars Ulrich, Ringo Starr, Duff McKagan, Brian Johnson, Steven Tyler, and more named ‘What Drives Us.’

The documentary directed by Dave Grohl himself which will be out on April 30, depicts the journey of those legendary musicians when they started by jumping in an old van with no expectations but following their passion, making music. Dave drew inspiration from the reason why those people took all the chances while coming up with such a documentary and the guest stars answers the question ‘why?’ during their interviews.

Here is what Dave Grohl said:


Directed by Dave Grohl, will be released on Friday, April 30th exclusively on the Coda Collection in the U.S. and via Amazon Prime Video outside the U.S.

‘This film is my love letter to every musician that has ever jumped in an old van with their friends and left it all behind for the simple reward of playing music. What started as a project to pull back the curtain on the DIY logistics of stuffing all of your friends and equipment into a small space for months on end eventually turned into an exploration of ‘why?’ What drives us?’ – Dave

More info at the link in bio.


You can see the Instagram post below.