Foo Fighters' HBO series now has an official air date. Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways is scheduled to hit the airwaves this fall starting October 17 at 11 p.m. ET.

It'll be the first of an eight-episode series surrounding the recording of the band's new album and chronicling the musical histories in each of the cities the show visits.


Dave Grohl directed the series that will run for an hour each episode, with all spots airing on Friday at 11 p.m. on HBO. Chicago, Nashville and Austin are among the cities that will be visited during Sonic Highways.