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Weekend A La Carte (February 22)

The best of the bunch in today’s Kindle deals is William VanDoodewaard’s excellent The Quest for the Historical Adam. (Yesterday on the blog: Are You Looking for Something Good To Read?) The Most Frightening Three Words Kimberly Wagner writes about the most frightening words for those who are suffering from chronic pain. “I’ve learned that it is best to patiently and gently approach those who are traumatized by their pain and be willing to wait. Let the sufferer know you are ...
Tags: Articles, America, Blogging, Canada, John Adams, Red Hot Chili Peppers, PAUL, Spurgeon, Ed Welch, Kimberly Wagner, William VanDoodewaard

Watch John Frusciante Perform With Red Hot Chili Peppers For First Time In 13 Years

At the end of last year, John Frusciante announced his return to the Red Hot Chili Peppers lineup after a decade-plus absence. Frusciante officially left the group in 2009, though he hadn't performed with the group live since the 2007 Stadium Arcadium tour. But Frusciante joined RHCP on stage for the first time … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Gang Of Four, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iggy Pop, John Frusciante, Frusciante

You can get a permanent Ozzy Osbourne tattoo as part of his album promotion

Metal icon Ozzy Osbourne is having a little fun with the release of his first new solo album in a decade: He’s hosting a global tattoo sale and album listening party. On Feb. 20, the eve of the album release, tattoo shops in 50 cities around the world will be playing the album, “Ordinary Man,” in its entirety in advance of the release. Fans wanting to get tattoos during the event will be the first to select from a collection of exclusive Ozzy-inspired designs. The Los Angeles tattoo shop will be...
Tags: Music, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Ozzy Osbourne, San Diego, Concerts, Duff Mckagan, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Parkinson, Ozzy, Hollywood Bowl, Rolling Stones, Irvine

Lakers, fans salute Kobe Bryant in emotional return to Staples Center

Shirts with Kobe Bryant’s jersey numbers cover all of the seats ahead of the tribute at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (Photo by Scott Varley, Daily Breeze/SCNG) Members of Kobe Bryant’s Mamba Academy sit on the Lakers bench and watch pre-game warm ups at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (Photo by Scott Varley, Daily Breeze/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Kobe Bryant’s retired jerseys hang from the rafters at...
Tags: News, Sports, Sacramento Kings, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Philadelphia, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Kobe Bryant, Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Lakers, Staples Center, National Anthem

PHOTOS: How Kobe Bryant was remembered at Staples Center as Lakers return to court

LOS ANGELES >> As the Lakers returned for their first game at Staples Center after the helicopter crash that killed nine people, including Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi, the outpouring of love and grief was immense. Here are some of the images from one of the most emotional nights ever at Staples Center and LA Live.  More coverage Shirts with Kobe Bryant’s jersey numbers cover all of the seats ahead of the tribute at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (Photo by S...
Tags: News, California, Sports, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Gigi, Pope Francis, Nba, Anthony Davis, Kobe Bryant, Local News, Los Angeles Lakers, Staples Center, Bishop

Boston Calling 2020 Lineup

Boston Calling has unveiled the full lineup for its 2020 edition. We already knew that Foo Fighters and Red Hot Chili Peppers were set to headline this year. Rounding out the trio of headliners is the freshly reunited Rage Against The Machine. Other artists performing include Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit, Run … More »
Tags: Music, News, Boston, Foo Fighters, Jason Isbell, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Boston Calling

Josh Klinghoffer Calls Red Hot Chili Peppers Ouster “A Complete Shock But Not A Surprise”

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have cycled through quite a few guitarists over the years, but their latest personnel change was still fairly unexpected. Last month the Chili Peppers announced that John Frusciante -- arguably the definitive RHCP guitarist, with all due respect to the late Hillel Slovak -- was rejoining the band … More »
Tags: Music, News, Wtf Podcast, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Marc Maron, John Frusciante, Chili Peppers, Josh Klinghoffer, RHCP, Hillel Slovak

Bobby Darin’s one-time Beverly Hills home listed for $8.5M

Its home recording studio has been used over the years by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Black Sabbath, Carlos Santana and Ozzy Osborne.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Beverly Hills, Agent, Black Sabbath, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ozzy Osborne, Connie Francis, Bobby Darin, News Brief, L.A. Times, Markus Canter, Takahiro Matsumoto, Cristie St. James, Red Hot Chili Peppers Black

Premiere: Little Dume, ‘Waking Up’ EP

Little Dume make sleek modern rock that’s as pristine as the vistas on their home turf of Malibu. Awash in the atmospherics of arena production, the songs on their debut EP, “Waking Up,” are the stuff of dreams, theirs and others’, with outsized choruses crafted to burn off melancholy like the marine layer. “To us, this EP makes us feel light, warm and ready all at the same time,” singer David Sandborg says. “These songs come from an honest place, and to be frank, some sad places.” Sundborg, bas...
Tags: Dane, Music, Featured, David, Voice, Los Angeles Bands, Latest Music, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lee, BURNETT, Ritenour, Dane Sandborg, James Burnett, Little Dume, Malibu Awash, David Sandborg

Festival Pass: 100+ festivals and fairs in Southern California in 2020

Festival Pass is a weekly newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Festival Pass for Thursday, Jan. 9 Festival season is almost upon us. Seriously, the first music festival of the year that the SCNG Entertainment Squad will cover is next weekend (it’s 4xFar out in Thermal). And there are other festivals already underway. Reporter Alex Groves compiled more than 90 fairs, festivals, cons and special events happening an...
Tags: California, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Napa, Coachella, Disneyland, Margaret Cho, Alison, Bay Area, Southern California, Weezer, San Bernardino, Red Hot Chili Peppers

Stevie Nicks, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band Headline 2020 BottleRock Music Festival

NAPA (CBS SF) — Veteran female rockers Stevie Nicks and Blondie will be joined by rising country star Maren Morris among the headliners for the 2020 BottleRock Napa Valley music festival announced Monday. Also joining them in the lineup for the festival which spans May 22-24 will be Miley Cyrus, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Dave Matthews Band, Tegan and Sara, Jimmy Eat World, Khalid and Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals. Tickets for the annual event got on sale Tuesday. Three-day passes for ...
Tags: News, Local, Cbs, Miley Cyrus, Stevie Nicks, Anderson, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Blondie, Maren Morris, BottleRock Napa, Stevie Nicks Red Hot Chili Peppers, NAPA CBS SF, Dave Matthews Band Tegan, Sara Jimmy Eat World Khalid

BottleRock Napa unleashes its ‘deepest lineup’ yet for 2020

Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stevie Nicks, Miley Cyrus, Khalid and Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals will headline the eighth annual BottleRock Napa Valley festival, set for May 22-24 in downtown Napa. The bill — which was announced Monday, Jan. 6 — also features such notable acts as Blondie, Maren Morris, Brandi Carlile, the Avett Brothers, Janelle Monáe, Maggie Rogers, Of Monsters and Men, Empire of the Sun, Muna, Foals, Tegan and Sara, Jimmy Eat World, Michael Franti & Spearhe...
Tags: California, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Fleetwood Mac, Music Festivals, Graham, Coachella, Stevie Nicks, Smith, Joe Lewis, Sap, Meg Myers, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band

BottleRock Sets Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews, Stevie Nicks, Khalid as Headliners

BottleRock Napa Valley announced more than 75 acts that have been booked for the eighth annual edition of the California festival in May, with headliners that include the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stevie Nicks, Miley Cyrus, the Dave Matthews Band, Khalid and Anderson .Paak. Other draws on the bill for the May 22-24 gathering include […]
Tags: News, California, Miley Cyrus, Stevie Nicks, Janelle Monae, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band, Anderson .paak, Napa Valley, Khalid, Maren Morris, Brandi Carlile, Maggie Rogers, Bottlerock Festival, Dave Matthews Stevie Nicks Khalid, Stevie Nicks Miley Cyrus

Quintessential California: Why you have to visit Dana Point

In search of somewhere new and undiscovered to visit in the new year? Look no further than Dana Point, a quintessentially Californian beach town that’s close enough to the best sights but tucked away from the tourist trail. Here’s five reasons to visit Dana Point! 1. It’s the perfect place to slow down If you are a fan of slow travel then Dana Point is a perfect example of somewhere travellers can unwind and relax. Surfing culture is rife in the region and a contributing factor as to why it ...
Tags: Travel, Usa, California, La, United States, San Diego, North America, Amtrak, Destinations, Southern California, Press Release, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam, Dana Point, Doheny State Beach, Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel

Guitarist John Frusciante Rejoins the Red Hot Chili Peppers — Again​

The Red Hot Chili Peppers revealed today that guitarist John Frusciante, who has been a member two previous times, is back in the band, replacing guitarist Josh Klinghoffer. “The Red Hot Chili Peppers announce that we are parting ways with our guitarist of the past ten years, Josh Klinghoffer,” the California rockers stated in an Instagram post. “Josh is a beautiful […]
Tags: News, California, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Josh, John Frusciante, Josh Klinghoffer, Red HotChili Peppers

Guitarist to rejoin Red Hot Chili Peppers

Guitarist John Frusciante is rejoining the Red Hot Chili Peppers, 10 years after he last left the band, bassist Flea said.
Tags: News, Stories, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Flea, John Frusciante

John Frusciante to rejoin Red Hot Chili Peppers

Guitarist John Frusciante is rejoining the Red Hot Chili Peppers, 10 years after he last left the band, bassist Flea said.
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Guitarist John Frusciante rejoins Red Hot Chili Peppers; Josh Klinghoffer out

Longtime guitarist John Frusciante is back with the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Josh Klinghoffer, who joined the band 10 years ago, is out.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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John Frusciante Rejoins Red Hot Chili Peppers

Almost 10 years ago to the day, longtime Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante announced that he had left the band, this time seemingly for good. He was replaced by John Klinghoffer, who would go on to play on two RHCP albums, 2009's I'm With You and 2016's The Getaway. Today, the … More »
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Ears Wide Open: Pluralone (Josh Klinghoffer)

Josh Klinghoffer has more than earned his bona fides, and now it is his time to shine a bit. Widely known as the guitarist for Red Hot Chili Peppers, the onetime sideman for PJ Harvey, Beck and Gnarls Barkley is releasing his first solo album, “To Be One With You” under the pseudonym “Pluralone,” out Nov. 22 via ORG Music. The album features guest spots from current and former Red Hot Chili Peppers bandmates Flea and Jack Irons, respectively. Members of Klinghoffer’s experimental band Dot Hacker...
Tags: Music, Featured, Jeff Buckley, Los Angeles Bands, Latest Music, Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Cale, Jane, Mina, Flea, Gnarls Barkley, Klinghoffer, Clint Walsh, Jorge Ben, Jack Irons, Josh Klinghoffer

Why Flea's memoir ends as the Red Hot Chili Peppers begin

The bassist explains why his autobiography is more of a coming of age story than a rock memoir.
Tags: News, Red Hot Chili Peppers

A jack-o'-lantern tower, zombies, and free toys: 11 photos that show how Palo Alto's tech billionaires celebrated Halloween

Laurene Powell Jobs, Marissa Mayer, and Sheldon Adelson's stepdaughter all hosted extravagant Halloween parties for the public in Palo Alto on October 31, photos and videos of the events shared on social media show. The elaborate displays included a jack-o'-lantern tower, zombies, a floating witch, professional lighting displays, and a lot of free candy, The Washington Post's Nitasha Tiku reported. Jobs' Halloween show has attracted as many as 3,000 people in years past, a spokesperson for th...
Tags: California, Washington Post, Trends, Palo Alto, Larry Page, Sheldon Adelson, Silicon Valley, Ashton Kutcher, James Corden, Marissa Mayer, Usc, Marc Benioff, San Francisco Bay Area, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Las Vegas Sands, Mayer

Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Prince & Jimi Hendrix With Eddie Vedder

Silverlake Conservatory of Music held their annual fundraising concert this past Saturday (November 2). The long-running benefit concert, dinner, and auction was Emcee’d by Marc Maron, and included performances from Eddie Vedder and Red Hot Chili Peppers. At one point during the evening, Vedder became an honorary Chili Pepper, teaming up with the band to … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, Prince, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eddie Vedder, Marc Maron, Vedder, Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Prince amp, Jimi Hendrix With Eddie Vedder

Flea on life before the Chili Peppers: 'I grew up running around naked'

The bassist’s new autobiography lifts the lid on a difficult, violent childhood and a conflicted relationship with Anthony KiedisIn his new memoir, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea recalls a Halloween night of genuine horror. At 13, he was trick-or-treating with friends when word spread through his neighborhood that a madman was firing a gun randomly in the street. The terrified kids scattered to find safety in their homes, but when Flea approached his parents’ house he noticed that all the fr...
Tags: Books, Music, Culture, Autobiography and memoir, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Biography books

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea and Anthony Kiedis, Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder Band Together for Silverlake Music School

The list of musicians who have made schools the focus of their philanthropy is a short one and, curiously, so are their names: Madonna, Shakira, Diddy, Pitbull and Flea, the longtime Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist and active supporter  of the Silverlake Conservatory of Music. The Los Angeles school held its annual fundraiser on Saturday […]
Tags: News, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eddie Vedder, Flea, Anthony Kiedis

Take a look inside the gala Marc Benioff hosted for USC, where the Red Hot Chili Peppers performed, James Corden emceed, and billionaires dined with Ashton Kutcher

Marc Benioff hosted the fourth Rebels With A Cause Gala at The Water Garden in Santa Monica on Thursday, a representative for USC told Business Insider. At the last Rebels With A Cause Gala in 2016, Benioff's friend and former boss Larry Ellison made a $200 million donation to USC; at this year's gala, he was honored for the donation. The event raised over $12 million for the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
Tags: Amazon, Hong Kong, Rihanna, Los Angeles, Trends, Larry Ellison, Ashton Kutcher, Jeff Bezos, James Corden, Ellison, Usc, Marc Benioff, David Foster, Santa Monica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foster

Flea Had a Wild Life. Then He Joined Red Hot Chili Peppers.

In a new memoir, the bassist describes how he expanded his consciousness, found his muse and landed in a storied rock band.
Tags: News, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Flea, Books and Literature, Pop and Rock Music, Writing and Writers, Red Hot Chili Peppers (Music Group, Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Book

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea, designer Melody Ehsani celebrate wedding with Instagram posts

Flea, the bassist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and jewelry and apparel designer Melody Ehsani celebrated their weekend wedding with Instagram posts.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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How I Podcast: Broken Record’s Justin Richmond

The beauty of podcasting is that anyone can do it. It’s a rare medium that’s nearly as easy to make as it is to consume. And as such, no two people do it exactly the same way. There are a wealth of hardware and software solutions open to potential podcasters, so setups run the gamut from NPR studios to USB Skype rigs. We’ve asked some of our favorite podcast hosts and producers to highlight their workflows — the equipment and software they use to get the job done. The list so far includes: Crimi...
Tags: Podcasts, Entertainment, Alabama, Tech, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, New York Times, Italy, Podcasting, Michigan, Npr, Jack, Jack White, Detroit, Facetime, Richmond

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s Woman Problem

This is the first in a series of articles about the various problems the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has with its nomination and election processes. Focusing on the last decade of induction classes (but occasionally going back further), I’ll be documenting the four things the Hall of Fame electors keep exposing: An overall problem with Women; a problem with UK under-representation; a problem with California over-representation; and, an inability to move on from older acts to newer ones. A fifth a...
Tags: Music, UK, California, Radiohead, Stevie Nicks, Abba, Nina Simone, Hall of Fame, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Darlene Love, Popdose, Janet Jackson, Linda Ronstadt, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Joan Baez, Joan Jett