Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer would be considered "the new guy" in the band, but he still got to experience a milestone with the group earlier this year when they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. For the guitarist though, he's not sure what it all means at this point.
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Russian punk rock collective Pussy Riot have fired back at Russian President Vladimir Putin and the two-year prison sentence handed down to three Pussy Riot members in a new video message. The international music community has shown tremendous support for Pussy Riot, and the band has created a video of the masked female musicians thanking bands such as the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Green Day, while burning a photo of Russia's President Putin.
Hey gamers! There's yet another great music game ready to hit shelves in the coming weeks. 'Rock Band Blitz' features a 25-song set list pulling from both rock and pop genres.
The men of the Red Hot Chili Peppers are well-known for their spiritual sides, and in 2000 the band made various requests for the goal of maintaining their spiritual balance. The band requested aromatherapy candles, fresh ginger root, fresh papaya juice and 24 one-liter bottles of still "glacier water" from either Hawaii or Australia.
Red Hot Chili Peppers have pumped out monster hits throughout the 2000s, much like they did in the 1990s. The band's follow-up to 'Californication' brought RHCP into the 21st Century with an increasingly sturdy sense of importance, as 'By the Way,' the title track of the band's 2002 album, began a run which would allow the band to sell over 13 million copies of the album worldwide.