Photo by Timothy NorrisDave Grohl and Foo Fighters were one of the headliners for KROQ's L.A. Invasion show at Home Depot in Carson. Timothy Norris was there and brings us the highlights.
Photo by Timothy NorrisL.A. Invasion
Photo by Timothy NorrisNashville's Paramore open the day on the main stage bringing in the younger portion of the audience.
Photo by Timothy NorrisAgainst Me! rotate in directly following Paramore. The rotating stage made for extremely tight set changes.
Photo by Timothy NorrisAgainst Me! at KROQ's L.A. Invasion
Photo by Timothy NorrisNo David Beckham on the field today. Just like when the Galaxy plays here!
Photo by Timothy NorrisNo David Beckham on the foosball court today... never mind.
With the pitch being converted to concert venue for the day, it's only appropriate to bring down the foosball table.
Photo by Timothy NorrisJed the Fish and friends
Canada's Hot Hot Heat make their second showing in the Los Angeles area in just over a month.
Photo by Timothy NorrisHot Hot Heat at KROQ's L.A. Invasion
Photo by Timothy NorrisShh... cops.
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Photo by Timothy NorrisSatellite Party. Always the showman, Perry Ferrell along with wife Etty and band remind what rock and roll is about. Expect wardrobe and fantasy with a mix of old and new songs from one of the hardest working guys in the business.
Photo by Timothy NorrisSatellite Party are also on the bill for LA Weekly's Detour festival in October
Photo by Timothy NorrisKat von D and Jeffery Starr talking to...someone.
Photo by Timothy NorrisEtty of Satelllite Party stretches out
Photo by Timothy NorrisThe crowd finally getting settled in about the time Cypress Hill take the stage. Tale-gaters were abundant on the drive through the parking lot. Maybe the "old-schoolers" sent the kids in early while they got things started "adult like" waiting for the headliners.
Photo by Timothy NorrisCypress Hill takes the stage.
Do you smell that?
Photo by Timothy NorrisB-Real of Cypress Hill at KROQ's L.A. Invasion
Sun gets lower, crowd gets bigger
Photo by Timothy NorrisAfter all these years Chris Cornell still has that voice.
Photo by Timothy NorrisChris also played the old Soundgraden favorites
Photo by Timothy NorrisChris Cornell onstage at the KROQ L.A. Invasion
Photo by Timothy NorrisIce cream, man!
Photo by Timothy NorrisFresh from putting the beatdown on Tommy Lee, Kid Rock brings the strippers and covers AC/DC's "Back In Black."
Kid Rock's new album Rock and Roll Jesus out soon.
Kid Rock's got a posse
Scott Weiland of Velvet Revolver
Velvet Revolver performed songs from their latest, Libertad as well as a handful of classics from the old days including; It's So Easy, Sex Type Thing and Patience.
Photo by Timothy NorrisVelvet Revolver at L.A. Invasion
it's Foo Fighters' turn.
Photo by Timothy NorrisGrohlin'
Photo by Timothy NorrisFoo Fighters at L.A. Invasion
Photo by Timothy NorrisFoo Fighters
Photo by Timothy NorrisSmashing Pumpkins close out the night.
Photo by Timothy NorrisPumpkins' Jimmy Chamberlain, All star.
Photo by Timothy NorrisBilly Corgan.
Thankfully the sun had gown, so no hat needed.
Photo by Timothy NorrisSmashing Pumpkins at L.A. Invasion