Foo Fighters Joined By Perry Farrell For Jane’s Addiction Cover At Epic Club Show

Foo Fighters surprised fans earlier this week by announcing an intimate performance at Chicago’s Metro club, and those who were lucky enough to snag tickets to the Friday night show were in for an even bigger surprise when the band delivered an “Everlong” performance, playing 32 songs over the course of three-and-a-half hours.

“Tonight we’re gonna try and break our record for longest show ever,” frontman Dave Grohl told the crowd of about 1,100, reports Stereogum. “So I hope you brought comfortable shoes.”

Along with a sampling of Foo Fighters hits, the epic performance also included covers of the Rolling Stones’ “Miss You,” Queen and David Bowie’s “Under Pressure,” The Faces’ “Stay With Me,” Tom Petty’s “Breakdown,” AC/DC’s “Let There Be Rock,” and Jane’s Addiction’s “Mountain Song” — featuring special guest Perry Farrell, Jane’s Addiction singer and founder of the Lollapalooza festival.

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During the show, reports Stereogum, the band debuted a new song, “Sunday Rain” (featuring drummer Taylor Hawkins on vocals), which Grohl revealed will be on the band’s upcoming “Concrete and Gold”, featuring Paul McCartney on drums.

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Courtesy of Stereogum, here’s the checklist from Friday’s performance:

“Aurora” (first time live since 2015)
“Run”
“All My Life”
“Times Like These”
“White Limo”
“Learn to Fly”
“The Sky Is a Neighborhood”
“Something From Nothing”
“The Pretender”
“Big Me”
“Cold Day in the Sun”
“Congregation”
“La Dee Da”
“Walk”
“These Days”
“My Hero”
“Skin and Bones”
“Dirty Water”
“Rope”
“Arlandria”
“Sunday Rain”
“Mountain Song” (Jane’s Addiction cover) (with Perry Farrell)
“Monkey Wrench”
“This Is a Call”
“I’ll Stick Around”
“Miss You” (The Rolling Stones cover)
“Under Pressure” (Queen cover)
“Stay With Me” (Faces cover)
“Breakdown” (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers cover)
“Best of You”
“Let There Be Rock” (AC/DC cover)
“Everlong”

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