Red Hot Chili Peppers
Red Hot Chili Peppers are transformed into graphic novel characters in the visually arresting video for 'Monarchy of Roses,' the second single off the band's latest album 'I'm With You.' The vid, directed by Marc Klasfeld, is all black and white, with the only splash of color coming from the roses mentioned in the title, all of which fly around on the screen.
The 2011 MTV European Music Awards took place over the weekend in Northern Ireland at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast. Red Hot Chili Peppers, who were introduced by Evanescence frontwoman Amy Lee, performed their hit single ‘The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie’ off of their new album ‘I’m With You.'
Guns N' Roses have been nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility. Joining GN'R on the list of 2012 nominees are Red Hot Chili Peppers, Beastie Boys and other acts. The ceremony will take place April 14 at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum in Cleveland.
MTV recently released the nominees for their 2011 Europe Music Awards, with bands such as Foo Fighters, Linkin Park and Red Hot Chili Peppers attaining multiple nominations. In some of the EMAs' specialty categories such as Best World Stage and Biggest Fans, these bands are battling some of pop music's most dominant artists.