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Dave Grohl spotted with bottle of Buckfast after Glasgow gig

The Foo Fighters frontman played with his band at Bellahouston Park.

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, who was spotted with a bottle of Buckfast (Yui Mok/PA)
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, who was spotted with a bottle of Buckfast (Yui Mok/PA)

By Alistair Mason, PA

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl was spotted with a bottle of Buckfast after playing a gig in Glasgow.

The former Nirvana star and his band played a gig for Summer Sessions at Bellahouston Park on Saturday.

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Afterwards he was caught on video clutching a bottle of Buckfast, the high-alcohol tonic wine which has become notoriously popular in parts of Scotland.

In the video, captured by Chloe Van Thomson from Glasgow band the Van Ts, Grohl says: “I wasn’t going to leave this city without at least one bottle of this.”

He then raises the bottle to his lips – although the top remained firmly on during the video so it remains unclear whether he actually gave it a try.

Foo Fighters have a number of gigs and festival appearances coming up in the UK and Ireland, including a show in Dublin and slots at Reading and Leeds festivals.

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