Foo Fighters Live

outside Toshiba EMI Records

1st April 1997 • Tokyo, Japan


  1. Carry On Wayward Son Jam
  2. Bullet With Butterfly WingsJam
  3. WannabeJam
  4. Big MePart Of

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  1. Profile photo of Dave Grohl
    Dave Grohl

    Acoustic Guitar & Vocals

  2. Profile photo of Nate Mendel
    Nate Mendel

    Bass Guitar

Show Notes

Foo Fighters Dave Grohl and Nate Mendel were in Japan in April 1997 to promote their upcoming second album, 'The Color And The Shape'. Whilst Taylor Hawkins had just been hired prior to the visit he was not present in Japan, neither was Pat Smear.

The day before a planned performance inside the Toshiba EMI headquarters the pair staged a short acoustic busking performance outside the building, performing short jams for a small crowd.


The following recordings are known to exist for this performance. Audio downloads are available for many recordings.

Screenshot or image representing recording Soundboard Audio #1

Soundboard Audio #1



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