"La Dee Da" channels frontman Dave Grohl's feelings when he was a lonely teenage punk-rock kid in suburban Virginia. "It's a portrait of me as a teenager, feeling completely alienated and repressed by the conservative environment of the early to mid-'80s," he told Rolling Stone.
Foo Fighters debuted this song at Iceland's Secret Solstice Festival on June 16, 2017 as well as playing two other new tracks from Concrete and Gold live as a band for the first time – "Run" and "The Sky Is A Neighborhood."
"It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" was inspired by a dream where Michael Stipe conjured up images of people with the initials L.B.: Lester Bangs, Leonid Breshnev, Lenny Bruce and Leonard Bernstein.