Red Hot Chili Peppers Debut Brand New Song – Hear Here


May 5, 2016 — Los Angeles, CA — Grammy® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Red Hot Chili Peppers return with a new single — “Dark Necessities” which is released around the world today via all digital retailers.

The track is the first song to be released from the Los Angeles-based band’s upcoming 11th studio album, The Getaway, due from Warner Bros. Records on June 17th.  Fans who pre-order the album at will receive an instant download of “Dark Necessities”. The album was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich. Red Hot Chili Peppers’ previous album, I’m With You, was released in 2011 and topped the charts in 18 countries.

the-getaway-promo-red-hot-chilipeppersThe Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform at a variety of music festivals around the world this summer, including headlining Lollapalooza in Chicago on July 30th. Please see below for all upcoming dates.

The Getaway

1. The Getaway
2. Dark Necessities
3. We Turn Red
4. The Longest Wave
5. Goodbye Angels
6. Sick Love
7. Go Robot
8. Feasting on the Flowers
9. Detroit
10. This Ticonderoga
11. Encore
12. The Hunter
13. Dreams of a Samurai

05/22Columbus, OHRock on the Range
05/29Napa Valley, CABottleRock
06/03-05Mendig Airfield, GermanyRock am Ring
06/03-05Nuremburg, GermanyRock im Park
06/08Interlaken, SwitzerlandGreenfield Festival
06/10Landgraaf, NetherlandsPinkpop
06/10-12Nickelsdorf, AustriaNovarock
06/29-07/02Roskilde, DenmarkRoskilde Festival
06/30-07/03Gdynia, PolandOpen’er Festival
07/02Werchter, BelgiumRock Werchter
07/06Kiev, UkraineU-Park Festival
07/09Moscow, RussiaPark Live
07/10Perthshire, ScotlandT in the Park
07/15Ottawa, CanadaOttawa Bluesfest
07/16Quebec City, CanadaFestival d’été de Quebec
07/22-24Yuzawa-cho, JapanFuji Rock Festival
07/22-24Jinsan, South KoreaValley Rock Festival
07/29-31Montreal, CanadaOsheaga Festival
07/30Chicago, ILLollapalooza
08/25Belfast, Northern IrelandTennent’s Vital
08/26-27Reading, EnglandReading Festival
08/26-27Leeds, EnglandLeeds Festival

About Red Hot Chili Peppers
One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers, which is singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs, and won six Grammy Awards, including “Best Rock Album” for Stadium Arcadium, “Best Rock Performance By a Duo or Group” for “Dani California,” “Best Rock Song” for “Scar Tissue,” and “Best Hard Rock Performance With Vocal” for “Give It Away.” The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2012. The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ latest studio album, I’m With You, was released by Warner Bros. Records on August 29, 2011.