Red Hot Chili Peppers
The self-written memoir will detail the bassist’s move from a “normal” upbringing in the suburbs of New York to Los Angeles, where he lived a bohemian life with his jazz musician stepfather and formed the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The only way to tell the difference between the two look-alikes, even on video? Smith’s voice is deeper.
The almost uncanny resemblance between the rock star and the funnyman is a well documented and long-running joke, with the internet rife with memes and jokes highlighting their lookalike status.
Known to be honest with his fans, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bassist Flea released a statement addressing the band’s mimed Super Bowl Half-Time Show performance.
Last year, Beyoncé turned the lights off in the Superdome, but this time around Bruno Mars lit things up for the Super Bowl halftime show. We’re talking fireworks overload.
And Flea says they’re going to work on their new album soon! Plus, a whole bunch of other bands performed at the Boomer and Carton-hosted WFAN-sponsored concert.
A song mimicking the band’s sound was mistaken for the real thing when it hit the internet this week, just days before the Chili Peppers play the Super Bowl with Bruno Mars.
Bruno Mars on Performing with Red Hot Chili Peppers: ‘It’s an Honor to be Sharing the Stage with Them’
“No matter where I perform, it’s my job to uplift the people. Whether I’m performing at a graduation party, a wedding, a Bar Mitzvah, the GRAMMYs, the Super Bowl, I’m going to give it all I’ve got. Whatever happens, happens. I ain’t scared.”
In a shocking scuffle caught on tape, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ frontman Anthony Kiedis was involved in a violent confrontation with a bodyguard (possibly working for the Rolling Stones).
Just when you thought the Southern California festival couldn’t get any larger, Coachella promoters Goldenvoice have announced a series of intimate concerts featuring a wide variety of festival artists performing at intimate venues around event […]
After weeks of mounting anticipation, the line-up for Coachella 2013 has been revealed. Nostalgia reigns, with a slew of reunions including ‘90s Brit-pop heroes Blur and the Stone Roses, electronic pioneers New Order, hip-hop legends […]
Anthony Kiedis, for his part, is one of those rare rock vocalists whose voice has actually improved with age. In fact, 25 years in it is quite possible that the Chili Peppers are one of the best live acts going. At the very least, they’re a band practically tailor-made to top a festival bill.
When the Chili Peppers were formed back in 1983, Brenden Mullen was busy booking bands at Hollywood’s most eclectic venues. Now he is the inspiration behind the most heartfelt song on the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ latest album.
The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held at Cleveland’s historic Public Hall, was packed with moving speeches and memorable performances. The show, however, was influenced as much by artists who were present as it was by absentees.
Last Friday, NASA’s Endeavour shuttle was scheduled to launch, but the plan was nixed when they found a glitch in the power system. While NASA is now saying Endeavour is scheduled to launch no earlier […]
If Prince William ever takes the throne as King of England, his wife-to-be, Kate Middleton, will become his Queen Consort, or Queen of England through marriage. Thoroughly intrigued with the mysterious process (and the fairytale […]