The new trailer for the upcoming HBO documentary series Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways has been released – watch it here.

The series, directed by mainman Dave Grohl, sees the band travelling to eight American cities to explore their musical history and record tracks with local legends for the Foo Fighters' upcoming eighth album, also called Sonic Highways and released on November 10.

The cities visited are: Seattle, Chicago, Austin, Nashville, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York and Washington, DC.

The show is set to premiere on HBO in the US on October 17.