The Red Hot Chili Peppers have released a new song “Poster Child”, the second to appear on their upcoming album. Unlimited love.
The sequel to 2016 the getaway was made with returning guitarist John Frusciante, who returned to the band in 2019 for a third stint. The track – a walk down a musical memory lane, with name checks for Led Zeppelin, Judas Priest, Van Morrison and others – can be heard below.
“When we started writing material, we started out playing old songs from people like Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson, the Kinks, the New York Dolls, Richard Barrett and others,” Frusciante said in a statement during of the LP announcement. little by little we started bringing in new ideas and turning the jams into songs, and after a few months we were just playing new stuff. all the time we were writing, and to me, this record represents our love and faith for each other.
“Our only goal is to lose ourselves in the music,” read a statement from the band. Noting that they had spent “thousands of hours” preparing for the recording, they added that “we aspire to shine a light in the world, to uplift, connect and bring people together. Each of the songs on our new album Unlimited Love is a side of us, reflecting our vision of the universe. It’s our life’s mission. We work, focus and prepare so that when the biggest wave comes, we’re ready to go. surf her. The ocean gave us a mighty wave and this record is the ride that is the sum of our lives.”
Unlimited lovethe 12th album of the Chili Peppers, will be released on April 1st.
Top 100 rock albums of the 90s
Any discussion of the 100 best rock albums of the 90s will have to include grunge, and this one is no different.