Foo Fighters Live

Ed Sullivan Theater (Late Show with David Letterman)

15th October 2014 • New York, NY, United States


  1. Polk Salad Annie
  2. Miracle

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Band Members

  1. Profile photo of Dave Grohl
    Dave Grohl

    Guitar, Vocals

  2. Profile photo of Nate Mendel
    Nate Mendel

    Bass Guitar

  3. Profile photo of Taylor Hawkins
    Taylor Hawkins


  4. Profile photo of Chris Shiflett
    Chris Shiflett


  5. Profile photo of Pat Smear
    Pat Smear


Additional Musicians

  1. Profile photo of Tony Joe White
    Tony Joe White

    Vocals on 'Polk Salad Annie'

Show Notes

The band were at the Ed Sullivan Theater for four consecutive days as the musical performers on The Late Show, performing covers of songs that influenced them in recording 'Sonic Highways'. This was the third day and the band were joined by Tony Joe White for a cover of his song 'Polk Salad Annie'. The performance was recorded in the afternoon and broadcast later in the evening. The band also performed 'Miracle' specially for David Letterman during the taping. The performance was not broadcast in the show, instead posted to the official Letterman channel on YouTube.

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Known Recordings

Recordings known to exist for this performance. Listed for reference only, no recordings are currently available on this website.

Screenshot or image representing recording Professional Video #1a

Professional Video #1a

HDTV [1080i MPEG-2 / 5.1 AC-3]

Includes only 'Polk Salad Annie'.

Screenshot or image representing recording Professional Video #1b

Professional Video #1b

Master > MP4 [720p H.264 / 2.0 AAC]

Posted on the official Letterman YouTube channel. Includes only 'Miracle'.