Tagged: Pat Smear

These Days

“These Days” by Foo Fighters 

Some analysts have supported the theory that the Foo Fighters’ “These Days” is a criticism of blind optimism, the type of don’t-worry-be-happy philosophies we all have thrown in our faces from time to time. That conclusion...

My Hero

“My Hero” by Foo Fighters

Truth be told, the lyrics of the verses of “My Hero” are not that easy to understand. The only idea that does come through clearly as far as the verses are concerned is in the...

Monkey Wrench

“Monkey Wrench” by Foo Fighters

Unfortunately for Dave Grohl, it appears that he may be amongst those of us who perhaps got married too young for his own good. Dave wed Jennifer Youngblood in 1994, i.e. the year he would...

Chasing Birds

“Chasing Birds” by Foo Fighters

This is another track which, like “Love Dies Young“, is partially based on heartbreak. But unlike that particular outing, this time around the Foo Fighters are not using the state of being heartbroken as a conclusion...

Love Dies Young

“Love Dies Young” by Foo Fighters

For those who believe that true love is a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence which also coincides with one’s first love, Foo Fighters’ “Love Dies Young” may be for you. You ever heard the old adage ‘it’s better...