20. “Brendan’s Death Song” Red Hot Chili Peppers Released August 29 on I’m With You // Twenty-seven years after their inception, the Chili Peppers are still cranking out tunes. Their latest effort was without all-world guitarist John Frusciante, but newcomer Josh Klinghoffer fills the void nicely, especially on this luscious jam. A melodic finger-picked intro … Continue reading
Everyone’s favorite 90s band returns with a long-awaited tenth studio album, employing new textures and musical philosophies courtesy of both a new lead guitarist and a rededication to their craft.
Of everything that has changed or disappeared on the music landscape in the past 20 years, perhaps nothing has been so altered as the album. Gone are the days of platinum hits every other week. Gone are the mass trips to record stores to pick up the new compact discs. Gone are the times when … Continue reading
It has been five years since the Red Hot Chili Peppers released their last album, Stadium Arcadium. While it has probably taken that long to make radio stations stop playing “Dani California” every two hours, it has been quite a long layoff nonetheless. Alot has happened since then, and it’s time for a timeline update … Continue reading