May 23, 2018

Foo Fighters Announce Details For Next Cal Jam Festival

16 May 2018, 12:13 | Winston Chapman

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The Sydney group join the likes of Iggy Pop (with his Post Pop Depression band), Tenacious D, Garbage and a heap more - as well as the Foo Fighters themselves - at Cal Jam Festival in San Bernardino, California on 6 October. Also joining are Shirley Manson and Garbage, Manchester Orchestra, Silversun Pickups and Deer Tick. All camping packages include free entrance to the FRIDAY night party.

Foo Fighters revived the festival past year and invited artists including Queens Of The Stone Age, Bob Mould and Royal Blood to take part.

Tickets go on sale 17 May, head here for more info.

The festival kicks off Friday night with Billy Idol, comedian Bridget Everett and Mexico City's Mexrrissey, performing their set of Smiths and Morrissey cover songs in Spanish, among others.

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In addition to the full day of shred, the festival will include a number of activities open to attendees.

Foo Fighters take top billing of course, with Iggy Pop and his Josh Homme-Led backing band No Depression in the second position, but after that the bill is stacked with some of the most exciting new rock groups in the world today.

Last year's festival saw Liam Gallagher, Queens Of The Stone Age, Wolf Alice and more play.

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