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  1. NewsA Hollywood actress is directing Red Hot Chili Peppers' next videoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | NME

    Hollywood actress Olivia Wilde is set to direct the next video for Red Hot Chili Peppers for single 'Dark Necessities'. Wilde currently stars in HBO's latest rock 'n' roll drama series Vinyl and has previously directed the music video for Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros' 'No Love Like Yours'.

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  2. The shocking reason a rock festival was abruptly cancelled [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Right Wing News

    The Rock am Ring and Rock im Park festivals are two simultaneous rock music festivals held annually. While Rock am Ring takes place at Mendig, Germany on an old airbase; Rock im Park takes place at the Zeppelinfeld in Nuremberg, in the south.

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  3. Lightning strikes injure more than 70 people at German music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | ABC News

    A rock music festival in Germany featuring the Red Hot Chilli Peppers and Black Sabbath was cut short after lightning strikes injured dozens of people. Rock am Ring festival organisers urged more than 90,000 festival goers to seek shelter in cars and tents as thunderstorms rolled through and threatened the event on Saturday.

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  4. German rock show resumes after injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Yahoo!

    A major annual rock festival in western Germany resumed after storms and lightning injured dozens of people and disrupted the event for nearly 24 hours. The problems getting the second day of the Rock am Ring show running were part of the havoc in Germany from a week of extreme weather that has left parts of southern Germany under water, causing an estimated 1 billion euros of damage.

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  5. At Least 72 Hurt As Lightning Strikes FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    More than 70 people have been injured in a lightning storm at a German rock festival, with thousands of fans told to take shelter in tents and cars amid warnings of more bad weather. The German Red Cross said several of those hurt had suffered electric shocks from lightning strikes at the Rock am Ring festival, while others were hit by flying debris.

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  6. German rock festival suspended after 72 injured in lightning stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    People stand between destroyed tents after a thunderstorm hit the open air music festival "Rock am Ring" in Mendig, Germany, on Friday, June 3, 2016. People walk between destroyed tents after a thunderstorm hit the open air music festival "Rock am Ring" in Mendig, Germany, on Friday, June 3, 2016.

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  7. Germany rock music festival postponed after lightning strikes injure at least 51Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | UPI

    The popular Rock am Ring festival in western Germany was postponed Saturday after dozens of concert-goers were injured by lightning strikes. Up to 71 people were injured, some seriously, from lightning during the rock music festival that is in its 31st year.

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  8. Fresh: RHCP Streaming New Song 'The Getaway,' Mention California [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Red Hot Chili Peppers have just unveiled " The Getaway " as the second single and title track of their upcoming album, due out on June 17. And of course, California was mentioned... Featuring a set of 13 new songs, the upcoming effort marks the band's 11th studio release and a follow-up to 2011's " I'm With You ." The record was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich .

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  9. Weekend events in Toronto May 27-29 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... (May 28) The country diva brings her big hair and voice to new country music fans at the ACC. Trinity Bellwoods Flea (May 28) Island Oysters doing buck-a-shuck oysters all day at this food and mostly fashion and arts flea in the park. High Park ...

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  10. Is Hard Rock About To Roar Back Into The Mainstream?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Stereogum

    Although metal has never been pop the way Madonna, 'N Sync, or Taylor Swift are pop, for decades the genre's most accessible bands maintained a strong presence in the musical mainstream. From genre originators Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath to the nu-metal bands of the TRL era , hard rock produced some of the most popular, visible, bestselling, and influential bands in the world.

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  11. Flea Says "Rock Is Dead"Read the original story

    May 26, 2016 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    According to Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers , rock is dead. The bassist believes that the formation of rock bands is seen less as a passion project and more of a scheme to get rich and famous.

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  12. John Frusciante Defends Kurt Cobain's Guitar Abilities: His Solos Are Very Impressive [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Former RHCP guitarist John Frusciante defended Kurt Cobain 's guitar-playing abilities, explaining how technical proficiency isn't what the man was about. He tells Fact Mag : "Kurt Cobain's improvisations are very impressive guitar solos because it's more about his energy, his looseness, not trying to impress you with the flying fingers or whatever.

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  13. Biffy Clyro announce free show in Leeds for Reading and Leeds Festival ticket holdersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Get Reading

    The show is set to take place on Wednesday, June 1 at Headrow House in Leeds, with only 100 lucky fans able to see the set.

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  14. Paul McCartney to star in VR documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    The six-part series was filmed in McCartney's private home studio as the legendary musician recounts memories and anecdotes behind various tracks. PURE McCartney VR will delve into the backstories of five of the artist's songs: 'Dance Tonight', 'Coming Up', 'My Valentine', 'Mull of Kintyre' 'Early Days'.

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  15. Seaside school selected for nationwide arts programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Monterey County Herald

    SEASIDE >> Martin Luther King Elementary has been chosen as the second school in Monterey County to be a part of a presidential program on arts education, Turnaround Arts. The announcement was made Wednesday during a White House talent show, where six more California schools were added to the program.

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  16. La Chinga shows why rock is very much alive on Freewheelin'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    Flea made headlines recently with his rant about how rock is dead. Meanwhile, the Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Dark Necessities" single saw them go cornball disco-funk, so no wonder he thinks that.

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  17. BottleRock Highlight Reel: Where to Eat, Drink, and Boogie DownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | San Francisco Magazine

    The headliners aren't everything - this year's fest is stacked with underdog picks you don't want to miss. This weekend, 150,000 revelers will descend on Napa Valley for BottleRock , wine country's Outside Lands.

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  18. The Gotobeds: Post-Punk Revivalists With Pittsburgh PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Spin

    The Gotobeds singer-guitarist Eli Kasan loves his hometown of Pittsburgh. When I bring up Philadelphia, the metropolis on the opposite end of Pennsylvania, he laughs over the phone.

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  19. Dark Necessities by Red Hot Chili PeppersRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Coming out to the light of day We got many moons than a deeper place So I keep an eye on the shadow's smile To see what it has to say You and I both know Everything must go away Ah, what do you say? Spinning off, head is on my heart It's like a bit of light and a touch of dark You got sneak attacked from the zodiac But I see your eyes spark Keep the breeze and go Blow by blow and go away Oh, what do you say? Yeah, you don't know my mind You don't know my kind Dark necessities are part of my design Tell the world that I'm falling from the sky Dark necessities are part of my design Stumble down to the parking lot You got no time for the afterthought They're like ice cream for an astronaut Well that's me looking for weed Turn the corner and... Find the world and show command Playing the hand Yeah, you don't know my mind You don't know my kind Dark necessities are part of my design Tell the ... (more)

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  20. RHCP Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer: My Relationship With John Frusciante [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Way before joining the Red Hot Chili Peppers , guitarist Josh Klinghoffer used to work fairly extensively with the band's longtime guitarist John Frusciante . Looking back on those days, Josh told SiriusXM : "I played when I was 17, 18, and 19 with Bob Forrest from Thelonious Monster , we had a band called The Bicycle Thief , so I've just known these guys for a long time.

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