Dave Grohl & Brandi Carlile Surprise Fans With A Street Performance

By Peyton Blakemore

April 22, 2019

The shoppers at Seattle's Pike Place Market got quite the surprise Saturday afternoon (April 20).

Foo Fighters' lead singer, Dave Grohl, joined forces with Brandi Carlile for a surprise performance that included a cover of The Beatles' "Let It Be" and Foo Fighters' very own "Times Like This."

Before delivering the surprise set, Brandi teased the duo's collab performance on Instagram, captioning a car taken selfie alongside a scowling Dave: "So.... rumor has it we’re maybe going busking at Pike place right now... see you soon fish!! @pikeplacepublicmarket." She later posted a few minutes of their 15 to 20 minutes set to her Facebook page.

The Foo Fighters' frontman also shared a snap from the fun performance to social media, posting a photo of the duo performing to Instagram with the caption, "Got nostalgic and decided to swing by my old busking spot @pikeplacepublicmarket with the twins and Dave Grohl...honestly one of the most surreal moments of my life. 😭🤘 Thanks guys ❤️✊ @timhanseroth @phil_hanseroth."

Posted by Brandi Carlile on Saturday, April 20, 2019

While the performance was a surprise for fans, it seemed Brandi and Dave had been cooking up the idea for at least a day of two as they spent the day together on Friday (April 19). The "Party of One" singer shared that Dave came over to her house for a day of fun that ended with a nice home-cooked meal hours before their surprise Pike Place Market set. "I love it when Dave Grohl comes over for dinner and ATVs 😂❤️🤘," she captioned a smiling photo of them. "You sir are welcome to live with me...please. #thetwinswillneverbethesameaftertoday."

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