Video: Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Brendan’s Death Song”

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Red Hot Chili Peppers honor friend with Treme-style funeral procession Red Hot Chili Peppers have released a new video for “Brendan’s Death Song,” a poignant eulogy capped off with a triumphant rock release from the band’s most recent album, I’m With You. The song honors the late Brendan Mullen, the club owner who gave the [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young and Black Keys to Headline Austin City Limits


Today, Austin City Limits announced the lineup for their upcoming October festival. The music festival, taking place from October 12-14th, features headlining performances from Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Black Keys and Red Hot Chili Peppers. Other notable acts at this year’s ACL are Jack White, The Avett Brothers, Iggy & the Stooges, The [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers Attempt to Stop the Extradition of Captain Paul Watson to Costa Rica

Paul Watson, president of Sea Shepherd, pictured last year.

Today we bring you an urgent story that mixes international intrigue, conservation, politics and entertainment activism in an issue with life or death consequences. The issue caught The Silver Tongue‘s eye courtesy of The Red Hot Chili Peppers. On their website Thursday, the Red Hot Chili Peppers posted the following plea: “For 31 years Captain [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers to Release Special Covers EP

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In celebration of their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced the release of a digital-only EP, entitled We Salute You, on May 1st via Warner Bros. Records.  The EP will features six songs from previous Hall of Fame inductees, all of whom have influenced the band [...]

Photos: Red Hot Chili Peppers in Concert


Check out the photos of the Red Hot Chili Peppers in concert. Photos by Allen Ross Thomas.

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Then and Now

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers continued their North America tour with a stop over in Duluth, Georgia last Tuesday, showcasing their 10th album I’m with You and heralding a new era in the band’s music style. During the Georgia show, the Chilis flashed their routine musical athleticism at screaming fans who savored old tunes while [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath to Headline Lollapalooza

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Tonight Lollapalooza released their lineup for the Chicago-based festival. Set for August 3-5th, the lineup ranges from DJs such as Bassnectar and Justice to heavy-hitting reunion groups such as At the Drive-In and Sigur Ros. Check out the full lineup below or on the festival’s main site.

Red Hot Chili Peppers Offer Free “I’m With You” Live EP


Download five tracks from the European leg of the band’s 2011 I’m With You tour.