Foo Fighters hint at NZ tour

00:11, May 27 2014
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Dave Grohl told the audience at Western Springs that These Days is his favourite song he's ever written.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Fans braved the rain in Auckland to see the Foo Fighters at Western Springs.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Jack Black from Tenacious D provided some comic moments on stage.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl at Western Springs in Auckland.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Dave Grohl plays to the crowd who braved the rain for the Auckland gig.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
The Foo Fighters played a massive set lasting for two hours and 45 minutes.
Foo Fighters Western Springs
Kyle Gass and Jack Black from Tenacious D.

The Foo Fighters have hinted at a tour of Australia and New Zealand.

In a post on their Facebook page on Monday, the US rockers made the hint alongside a link leading to a newsletter for their new record, Album 8, which they say is due in the northern hemisphere's autumn.

"Hey AU/NZ pals... It's been WAYYY too long. If you want to make sure to stay up on all the news... Sign up by clicking the envelope here:

"Cause you never know where/when the Foo's may show up. Just sayin..." the post on the band's Facebook page read.

While it reads like a massive hint the rockers will come Down Under, it may just be a ploy to get more people to sign up to their newsletter and buy their new album. The link on the Facebook post leads to a page encouraging people to sign up to their mailing list or share the link to their mailing list via Twitter and Facebook.

The Foo Fighters last rocked Auckland with Jack Black's band Tenacious D in December 2011 after playing a charity gig for Christchurch the same year.