, the Roots
and Imagine Dragons
were officially announced among performers of Bud Light Hotel's Super Bowl
weekend, scheduled to take place in a cruise ship docked on the Hudson River.
As Rolling Stone
reports, the Foos will hit the stage on February 1, a day before the big match, alongside Zac Brown Band
. The entire event will kick off on January 30 with the Roots paying tribute to NY hip-hop alongside Run-DMC
, Busta Rhymes
Imagine Dragons will perform on January 31, whereas the festivity will be closed with a pre-Super Bowl concert headlined by Fall Out Boy
and country star Jake Owen
. As for other Super Bowl-related events, Red Hot Chili Peppers
are set to headline WFAN's pre-Super Bowl bash. Finally, the big halftime show will be headlined by Bruno Mars
Back to the Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl and co. are currently busy working on a new album. According to the latest reports
, the record has "a bigger theme"
to it and will be done in an unprecedented manner. "There's a bigger theme to the record than any other Foo Fighters record,"
Grohl told Sopitas. "Not a musical, and it's not an opera, but there's a reason why we're making it this way. No one's ever done it."