The forthcoming tenth studio album from Red Hot Chili Peppers – titled ‘I’m With You’ – will be released on August 30th. It is their first studio release in five years and will be the fifth to be produced by Rick Rubin, who first worked with the band on their classic 1991 disc ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’.
The tracklisting is to be as follows:
Monarchy of Roses / Factory of Faith / Brendan’s Death Song / Ethiopia / Annie Wants a Baby / Look Around / The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie / Did I Let You Know / Goodbye Hooray / Happiness Loves Company / Police Station / Even You Brutus? / Meet Me at the Corner / Dance, Dance, Dance
The current line-up of vocalist Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, have scheduled live dates in the far east, including:
August 9th – AsiaWorld Arena, Hong Kong
August 13th – Summer Sonic Festival, Osaka, Japan
August 14th – Tokyo, Japan
Other dates include a headline appearance at the Rock in Rio Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on September 24th. The band will also play dates in the US and Europe, although none have yet been confirmed.