Back to the top

Red Hot Chili Peppers

{{page_title}}

Keep the world up to date on your news and events
with modern blog lists & single layouts.

12 Best Rock Star Cameos on The Simpsons

It’s become a badge of honor for athletes, rockers, authors, astronauts, actors, politicians, and pop culture icons to get The Simpsons treatment. And on October 13, it’s Queen’s turn to appear on TV’s longest running scripted show. The Fox animated comedy, currently in its 31st season, will give a nod to the legendary group in the...

Continue reading

The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999

1999 essentially marked the end of the alternative dream floated by punk bands in the ’80s, sold by record companies in the ’90s, and eventually rebooted in the Garden State ’00s. Five years earlier, alternative-minded Gen-Xers made Woodstock ’94 their own by throwing mud (Green Day) or wearing mud (Nine Inch Nails). Woodstock ’99 was,...

Continue reading

Watch Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready Perform With Members of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters

Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready curated the inaugural Peak to Sky music festival in Montana this past weekend and assembled a supergroup of sorts for his headlining performance. Chad Smith and Josh Klinghoffer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters, Duff McKagan of Guns N’ Roses, and Brandi Carlile (who also...

Continue reading

To Live and Die in L.A.: Our 1999 Feature on Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Californication’

‘Californication’ turns 20 tomorrow. In honor of the anniversary, we’ve digitized and republished this story, which originally appeared in the August 1999 issue of Spin. The portable monument to the Great Chili Pepper Wars is parked behind an anonymous Hollywood rehearsal space. The location is critical: one of the more skanky blocks between Sunset and Hollywood...

Continue reading

10 Tours That Changed the World

This article originally appeared in the July 2001 issue of SPIN.  Live performance predates recorded music by, well, about 3 million years. But we had our hands full just looking through the past 50 to find the most important tours in pop music. Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily....

Continue reading

We Regret to Inform You About This Logic Song That Sounds Exactly Like RHCP in 1999

Supermarket, Logic’s new album, opens with a song called “Bohemian Trapsody.” It has the canned-sounding, slick-but-still-shitty mix of a GarageBand recording. It rides the same three chords for nearly its entire six minutes and forty-five seconds, but tries to trick you into thinking it’s as complex and ambitious as its namesake: a fake drum-n-bass rhythm here, a quasi-gospel...

Continue reading

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore ma;gna aliqua. Penatibus in turpis, auctor turpis! Ut turpis! Proin nec pulvinar sagittis.

Twitter Feed

[wvc_twitter username="wolf_themes" type="list" count="1"]

Instagrams

[wvc_instagram count="9" columns="3" add_padding="true" hide_meta="true"]