Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea And John Frusciante Collaborates For A New Show To Discuss Their Musical Influences
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea revealed that he will host a show along with the band’s guitarist, John Frusciante to talk about the musicians, the bands, and the songs that inspired them throughout their careers on his Instagram account.
As you may remember, Red Hot Chili Peppers released their 11th studio entitled ‘The Getaway’ on June 17, 2016. Since then, the fans have been waiting to learn the details about their upcoming 12th studio album for almost five years. Even though the band didn’t announce the name or the release date of the latest album, Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer, Chad Smith stated that the album was almost ready during a recent interview with WMMR.
While waiting for the release of the band’s newest album, RHCP fans received very exciting news about the collaboration of Flea and John Frusciante for a tribute album to Gang of Four. In the tribute album, ‘The Problem of Leisure: A Celebration of Andy Gill and Gang of Four’ Flea and Frusciante performed a cover version of ‘Not Great Men.’ The album will be released on June 4, 2021.
Additionally, Flea recently announced his new collaboration with his bandmate, Frusciante for a radio show which will be broadcasting on dublab.com. The two bandmates actually hosted the same show last year and talked about their musical inspirations such as Pretenders, Tattooed Love Boys, Peter Gabriel, George Clinton, and how they affected their musical career. The bassist revealed that they are going to start to do the show again which will take place from 4 pm to 5 pm LA time on his Instagram account.
Here’s what Flea wrote:
“John and I about to be on dublab playing music that shaped our instrumental styles and perspectives. From 4 till 5 pm LA time. One hour from now. dublab.com.”
You can see the photo below.