Watch Foo Fighters Play Wembley Stadium in 2008 (ft. Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones) on YouTube

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The Foo Fighters are opening the vault once again for a special livestream concert event today, May 15, at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. ET when the band re-airs its 2008 concert at Wembley Stadium on YouTube.

This gig, one of two at Wembley supporting the album Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, is a particularly spectacular one from Dave Grohl and the guys. Joined in the encore by Led Zeppelin‘s Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones for a run-through of some Led Zep classics, the show is a top-tier one in the history of the Foos.

Released on DVD/Blu-ray back in 2008, the set was filmed in crystal-clear video and makes for some excellent rock and roll entertainment during a time in which we’re all without it in our lives due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Earlier this week, The Atlantic , tapping into the emotional power they hold on such a regular basis.

For example — this performance of “Everlong” is taken from the Wembley Stadium gig:

Tune in to the Foo Fighters YouTube page today (or later, where the replay will be available) to watch the rock and roll fun:

And while you’re at it, feel free to make a contribution to help ensure the longevity of independent music venues in London, which definitely need help right now:

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