Foo Fighters to headline Summerfest 2012 on Thursday, June 28

CREATED May 18, 2012

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MILWAUKEE- The Foo Fighters has been selected as the final major headliner at Summerfest 2012.

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. made the announcement Friday that the Grammy-award winning band will headline the Marcus Amphitheater on Thursday, June 28 at 7:30 pm.

The band has won 11 Grammy awards in the band's 16-year-career, including winning: Best Rock Album, Best Rock Song, Best Rock Performance, Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance and Best Long Form Music Video at the 2012 Grammy Awards for their work on the album Wasting Light.

Tickets for Summerfest go on sale Friday, May 25 at 10 a.m. and include Summerfest admission.

According to a press release by Summerfest, support acts for that show will be announced in the near future.