Grammy® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Red Hot Chili Peppers release the music video for their current single “Dark Necessities”from their upcoming new album The Getaway, which will be released by Warner Bros. Records tomorrow, June 17th. The video was directed by Olivia Wilde and will be available to watch today exclusively on the band’s Facebook page beginning at 10:00 AM PST following a Facebook Live Q&A with frontman Anthony Kiedis at 9:30 AM PST.
The new music video features notable female long boarders Carmen Shafer, Amanda Caloia, Amanda Powell, and Noelle Mulligan.
The Getaway was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich. “Dark Necessities”, “The Getaway”, and “We Turn Red” are available as instant downloads to those who pre-order the album at http://smarturl.it/thegetawayrhcp.
Earlier this week, the band joined James Corden for ‘Carpool Karaoke’ on The Late Late Show. The clip was viewed online over six million times in 24 hours. Watch the clip HERE.
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ previous album, I’m With You, was released in 2011 and topped the charts in 18 countries. The Red Hot Chili Peppers will continue to perform at a variety of music festivals around the world this summer, including headlining Lollapalooza in Chicago on July 30th. For a complete list of upcoming dates, click HERE.
“A band reborn? Possibly. Refined? Definitely. The brilliance of ‘The Getaway’ is in its subtleties, which define their most intimate and expressive album to date, and suggest that, after 32 years, the Chilis can still keep us guessing.” – Clash Music<
“A tightly woven affair, never messy or maudlin or self-indulgent; a dreamboat of many colors, a marble rye of genres” – Classic Rock
The Getaway tracklisting:
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
10. This Ticonderoga
12. The Hunter
13. Dreams of a Samurai
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’ last studio album, I’m With You, was released by Warner Bros. Records on August 29, 2011.