Dave Grohl: Foo Fighters, Nirvana and Other Misadventures (Independent Music Press)
1st edition, 2004, 2nd edition, 2008, 3rd edition 2011
The first biography of one of modern rock’s most influential figures. This is his story, from his pre-Nirvana days in the hardcore band Scream to his current festival-conquering status as a Grammy-winning, platinum-selling grunge legend reborn.
Dr Martin James is the course leader of BA Hons Popular Music Journalism at Southampton Solent University.