Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 All My Life 4.4 4:24
2 Best of You 4.2 4:15
3 Everlong 4.4 4:10
4 The Pretender 4.25 4:27
5 My Hero 4 4:19
6 Learn to Fly 4.4 3:55
7 Times Like These 3.85 4:28
8 Monkey Wrench 4.25 3:51
9 Big Me 4.1 2:12
10 Breakout 4.2 3:21
11 Long Road to Ruin 3.9 3:48
12 This Is a Call 4.05 3:53
13 Skin and Bones 3.65 4:02
14 Wheels 3.6 4:38
15 Word Forward 3.75 3:47
16 Everlong (acoustic version) 3.65 4:11
17 Wheels 4:41
18 Everlong (live From Everywhere but Home) 4:35
19 Breakout (live at Hyde Park) 4:29
20 Skin and Bones 4:00
21 All My Life (live at Wembley Stadium) 4:30

Credits

Digital Media 1

acoustic guitar:
Dave Grohl (tracks 4, 11)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 4, 11)
drums (drum set):
Dave Grohl (tracks 3, 5–6, 8–10, 12)
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 10–11)
drums (drum set) and guitar:
Dave Grohl (track 8)
bass guitar:
Nate Mendel (tracks 6, 10)
guitar:
Dave Grohl (tracks 3, 5–6, 8–10, 12)
Pat Smear (tracks 3, 5, 8)
bass:
Dave Grohl (tracks 9, 12)
Nate Mendel (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7–8)
electric guitar:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1, 4, 7, 11)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1, 4, 7, 11)
percussion:
Dave Grohl (tracks 6, 10)
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1, 7)
assistant engineer:
Ryan Boesch (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Todd Burke (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Don Farwell (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Ryan Hadlock (tracks 3, 5, 8)
John Lousteau (tracks 4, 11, 13–15)
Jason Mauza (tracks 3, 5, 8)
assistant mixer:
Claudius Mittendorfer (engineer, producer, mixer) (tracks 4, 11)
Ted Reiger (track 6)
Ghian Wright (tracks 14–15)
John Nelson (engineer) (1999-07) (track 10)
background vocals:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1, 7)
Chris Shiflett (track 11)
composer:
Dave Grohl (tracks 3, 9, 12–13, 16, 18, 20)
engineer:
Bradley Cook (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Geoff Turner (tracks 3, 5, 8)
James Brown (indie-rock engineer James 'Razors' Brown) (tracks 14–15)
Adrian Bushby (tracks 4, 11)
Steve Culp (tracks 9, 12)
Mike Terry (LA producer, recording engineer & mixer) (track 2)
Adam Kasper (tracks 6, 10)
Nick Raskulinecz (tracks 1, 7, 13)
guest percussion:
Drew Hester (track 11)
guest keyboard:
Rami Jaffee (track 11)
instruments:
Nate Mendel (tracks 4, 11)
lead vocals:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1, 3–8, 10–11)
lyricist:
Dave Grohl (tracks 3, 9, 12–13, 16, 18, 20)
mixer:
Rich Costey (tracks 4, 11, 14–15)
Bob Ludwig (mastering engineer) (tracks 1, 7)
Nick Raskulinecz (tracks 2, 13)
Jim Scott (US recording engineer and producer) (tracks 1, 7)
Chris Sheldon (mixer, producer) (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Andy Wallace (engineer) (track 6)
Tom Rothrock (1995-03) (tracks 9, 12)
Rob Schnapf (1995-03) (tracks 9, 12)
Adam Kasper (1999-07) (track 10)
producer:
Foo Fighters (tracks 1–2, 6–7, 9–10, 12, 14–15)
Barrett Jones (tracks 9, 12)
Adam Kasper (tracks 6, 10)
Gil Norton (British record producer) (tracks 3–5, 8, 11)
Butch Vig (tracks 14–15)
Nick Raskulinecz (tracks 1–2, 7)
Dave Grohl (tracks 1, 6–7, 10)
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1, 6–7, 10)
Nate Mendel (tracks 1, 6–7, 10)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1, 7)
recording engineer:
Bradley Cook (tracks 3, 5, 8)
Geoff Turner (tracks 3, 5, 8, 16)
Adam Kasper (1999) (tracks 6, 10)
vocals:
Dave Grohl (tracks 5–6, 8–10, 12)
writer:
Dave Grohl (tracks 1–2, 4–8, 10–11, 14–15, 17, 19, 21)
Taylor Hawkins (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 10–11, 14–15, 17, 19, 21)
Nate Mendel (tracks 1–2, 4–8, 10–11, 14–15, 17, 19, 21)
Chris Shiflett (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 11, 14–15, 17, 21)
Pat Smear (tracks 5, 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Roswell Records, Inc. (2005) (track 2)
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 2)
Flying Earform Music (Foo Fighter Nate Mendel's publishing company) (track 2)
I Love the Punk Rock Music (Foo Fighter Chris Shiflett's publishing company) (track 2)
Living Under a Rock Music (Foo Fighter Taylor Hawkins's publishing company) (track 2)
MJ Twelve Music (track 2)
mixed at:
The Village (aka The Village Recorder) in Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1, 7, 14–15)
The Shop in Arcata, California, United States (1995-03) (tracks 9, 12)
recorded at:
Studio 606 West (track 2)
Robert Lang Studios in Shoreline, Washington, United States (1994-10-17 – 1994-10-23) (tracks 9, 12)
Studio 606 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States (1999) (tracks 6, 10)
Studio 606 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States (2002-05-06 – 2002-05-18) (tracks 1, 7)
Studio 606 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States (2009-06) (tracks 14–15)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Aerolong by Neil Cicierega (track 3)
Best by Neil Cicierega (track 2)
Everlink by G3RSt (track 3)
Pretender to Heaven by G3RSt (track 4)
Smash That by E-603 (track 5)
The Best of Lion by G3RSt (track 2)
music videos:
Best of You by Foo Fighters (track 2)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 6) (order: 6) (track 3)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 55) (order: 55) (track 6)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 77) (order: 77) (track 7)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 122) (order: 122) (track 5)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 141) (order: 141) (track 2)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 162) (order: 162) (track 9)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 221) (order: 221) (track 1)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 333) (order: 333) (track 4)
later parody versions:
Big Deal (track 9)
Called My Wife (tracks 1, 21)
This Is From Paul (track 12)
live recording of:
Breakout (track 19)
Everlong (track 18)
Skin and Bones (tracks 13, 20)
All My Life (2008-06-06) (track 21)
recording of:
All My Life (track 1)
Best of You (track 2)
Big Me (track 9)
Breakout (track 10)
Everlong (tracks 3, 16)
Learn to Fly (track 6)
Long Road to Ruin (track 11)
Monkey Wrench (track 8)
My Hero (track 5)
The Pretender (track 4)
This Is a Call (track 12)
Times Like These (track 7)
Wheels (tracks 14, 17)
Word Forward (track 15)