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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith Says Band Doesn’t Want to Hold Tracks for ’2020 Box Set’

Red Hot Chili Peppers Chad Smith
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The Red Hot Chili Peppers had their fans in a frenzy last month when they revealed plans to issue a wealth of songs that had yet to be a part of any of their past records.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers – Bizarre Tour Rider Requests

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Mark Metcalfe / Sergio Dionisio / Jo Hale, Getty Images

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.

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No. 8: Red Hot Chili Peppers, ‘By The Way’ – Top 21st Century Hard Rock Songs

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Warner Bros.

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.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers March Their Way Through ‘Brendan’s Death Song’ Video

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RollingStone.com

Red Hot Chili Peppers honor their late friend Brendan Mullen by taking part in a jazz funeral procession in the video for their new single 'Brendan's Death Song,' which just premiered on RollingStone.com.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers, May 2012

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

 

Recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Red Hot Chili Peppers returned in 2011 with the release of their new disc 'I'm With You.'

In May of 2012 the tour stopped by Boston and Flea, Anthony K

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Detail Release of 18 B-Sides From ‘I’m With You’

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Ellen von Unwerth, RedHotChiliPeppers.com

Red Hot Chili Peppers will be unleashing a total of 18 unreleased songs from the 'I'm With You' sessions, but this isn't just your normal B-sides release. The band will hit fans with the unheard tracks both as a digital series and a set of nine separate 7-inch vinyl records, which will be released two songs at a time from this August to early 2013.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers, ‘Brendan’s Death Song’ – Song Review

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Red Hot Chili Peppers keep cranking out the hits. With 'Brendan's Death Song,' the fourth single from their 2011 album 'I'm With You,' it's quite possible they're saving the best for last (depending on how deep they go into this album).

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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea – Stage Name Origins

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Widely known as one of the greatest bass players in modern rock, Michael Peter Balzary is celebrated as "Flea" from Red Hot Chili Peppers. As one of the founding members of the band, along with vocalist Anthony Kiedis, Flea has manned the bass for RHCP since 1983.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Salute Retiring Red Wings Defenseman Niklas Lidstrom During Detroit Stop

Red Hot Chili Peppers Chad Smith
Tim Whitby, Getty Images

There are certain stops for musicians that stand out, and playing close to home is always something special. On Friday (June 1), that meant that Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith was in for a memorable evening.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Plan to Release a Number of New Songs Throughout 2012

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Red Hot Chili Peppers are nothing if not deliberate in the studio -- they've taken at least three years between each album since 'Blood Sugar Sex Magik,' and their two most recent releases, 'Stadium Arcadium' and 'I'm With You,' were preceded by four- and five-year waits, respectively. Fans have probably been prepared to wait until 2016 for new material from the band -- but the Peppers have some surprises in store.

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