Watch Wolfgang Van Halen crush two Van Halen classics at Taylor Hawkins tribute - Louder

As a great deal as Saturday's Taylor Hawkins tribute show at Wembley become an ideal celebration of the late Foo warring parties drummer, he wasn't alone in being remembered from the stage. 

Dave Grohl and Omar Hakim performed Neil Peart's elements as Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson played a trio of Rush classics. Violet Grohl sang a pair of Jeff Buckley songs. Later she again to sing Valerie, a Zutons quantity made famous by using Amy Winehouse. Brian may, Roger Taylor, Rufus Taylor and Foo combatants performed some of the songs Freddie Mercury once sang. Nile Rodgers, Chris Chaney and Hakim coated two David Bowie classics. You may add Marc Bolan, Bon Scott and Bernard Edwards to the checklist. 

The demonstrate become an frequently poignant reminder of rock's previous, nonetheless it additionally featured musicians with an eye on the future, like junior drumming sensation Nandi Bushell – who joined Foo warring parties for a rousing learn To Fly – and Wolfgang Van Halen, who  performed a pair of songs made noted by means of his father.

"it'll come as no shock that Taylor became an immense Van Halen fan," talked about Dave Grohl in his introduction to the set. "be aware those tights? we're lucky adequate tonight to have with us a real Van Halen."

Grohl performed bass all the way through the short set, joined onstage through Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins and session sticksman Josh Freese – performing with a photo of the late Olivia Newton John on his bass drum – as Wolfgang led the band through On fire from Van Halen's debut album and hot For teacher from sixth album 1984. And he beaten it.

One person gazing with pastime changed into Wolfgang's mom Valerie Bertinelli, who tweeted  three phrases in caps: "WOLFIE KILLED IT", before adding "So happy with you".

Highlights from the two covers are embedded below. 

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