Taylor Hawkins ‘Teenage Son Shane Plays Drums on’ My Hero ‘Cover – Billboard

Taylor Hawkins’ 16-year-old son paid tribute to his late father in the perfect way last week when he sat down to play drums with band The Alive at a party in Laguna Beach, California. According to a video posted by the event’s band, soft-haired teenager Oliver Shane Hawkins made netizens proud by throwing up his kit while performing the beloved 1997 song. Foo Fighters‘classic from the top of the garage roof in the studio.


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“Not a dry eye in the crowd, a moving tribute to his father,” reads the caption on a clip of the performance from July 7. “When the son of Taylor Hawkins plays the drums and dedicates the song ‘My Hero’ to his dad,” the original video’s caption reads. “The hawk will be proud.”

Based on DiversityThe teenage members of The Alive are friends with the Hawkins family and they had previously opened for Taylor’s cover band side project, Chevy Metal, and for Foo Fighters at Lollapalooza Chile a week before the Rock and Roll drummer. died at age 50 on March 25 of this year while the band was touring in Bogota, Colombia.

Foos recently announced the all-star roster for a pair of Taylor Hawkins tribute concerts scheduled for September 3 in London and Los Angeles on September 27. The UK show at the Courtyard. the Wembley campaign will feature Oasis singers Liam Gallagher, Rush’s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson, Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor, former Police Stewart Copeland drummers, Nandi Bushell, Nile Rodgers, John Paul Jones, Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme, Jane’s Addiction bassist Chris Chaney, the Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde, Supergrass, Wolfgang Van Halen, jazz drummer Omar Hakim and members of Chevy Metal, as well as “special appearances” by Comedian Dave Chappelle and more artists will be announced.

The second show at the Kia Forum in LA will feature Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett, Mark Ronson, one-time Hawkins boss Alanis Morissette, KISS’ Gene Simmons, Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx and Chad Smith’s drummer Chad Smith. Red Hot Chili Peppers, as well as The Struts Singer Luke Spiller, Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk, The Darkness drummer Rufus Taylor, Mars Volta drummer Jon Theodore and Weezer drummer Pat Wilson. Chaney, Copeland, Hakim, Homme, Lee, Lifeson, May, Taylor, Van Halen and Chevy Metal will also be present at the Forum performance.

Check out some clips below.

https://www.billboard.com/music/rock/taylor-hawkins-son-shane-tribute-my-hero-drum-performance-1235112476/ Taylor Hawkins ‘Teenage Son Shane Plays Drums on’ My Hero ‘Cover – Billboard

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