Nov 07 / 2016
Red Hot Chili Peppers to Play PNC Arena Saturday, April 15
(RALEIGH, NC) – Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced additional spring dates on their 2017 North American Tour in support of their 11th studio album, the worldwide No. 1 “The Getaway.”
As previously announced, “The Getaway Tour” kicks off January 5, 2017, in San Antonio, TX, and crisscrosses North America through mid-March. A spring leg of the tour has been added, which begins April 12th in Washington, DC.
Red Hot Chili Peppers will play PNC Arena in Raleigh on Saturday, April 15. A fan club ticket pre-sale for the new shows launches on Wednesday, Nov. 9. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, Nov. 11 at livenation.com, via the Live Nation app, the PNC Arena Box Office or by phone 800-745-3000.
“The Getaway” debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. “The Getaway” marks the Grammy Award-winning band's seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at #1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands, and New Zealand and at #2 in the United Kingdom and Germany. “The Getaway” was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.
For more information, visit www.redhotchilipeppers.com
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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, The Getaway, was released by Warner Bros. Records on June 17, 2016.
About Live Nation Entertainment:
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