Cover Alert | Foo Fighters Debut Neil Young Cover In Toronto

Last night Foo Fighters completed a two-night stand at Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto, where Dave Grohl & Co. honored Canadian legends Rush and Neil Young.

Just a few days after Grohl performed Young’s “Cinnamon Girl” at a motorcycle rally in Washington D.C., Foo Fighters debuted their cover of Neil’s hit on Wednesday. Dave mentioned Neil was among the band’s favorite Canadians and advised the group learned the cover an hour earlier.

Watch fan-shot footage of “Cinnamon Girl” thanks to Stormdreamer:

Check out the “Tom Sawyer” from Wednesday via Carlos Guarany:

On both Wednesday and Thursday nights Foo Fighters worked portions of Rush songs into the band introduction segments of each concert. “Tom Sawyer” was performed on Wednesday, while Thursday’s show included a medley of “The Spirit Of Radio,” “Fly By Night,” “Tom Sawyer” and “2112.” Grohl mentioned Rush bassist Geddy Lee’s family was in attendance on Wednesday. Foo Fighters tour continues on Saturday in Quebec City.