WATCH: Dave Grohl’s Mom Talks About Raising a Rockstar Toronto, ON, Canada / 102.1 the Edge Wade MacNeil April 29, 2017 02:48 pm Behind every rock god there’s a devoted mother trying to get strange stains out of leather trousers. Virginia Hanlon Grohl spawned the Nirvana and Foo Fighters star, Dave FREAKIN’ Grohl. She sat down with Stephen Colbert on his late-night show to talk about what it’s like raising a rockstar. Watch the video below. For another full interview with Mrs. Grohl, go here.