Latest Anthony Kiedis Stories

2009-02-24 11:28:36

U.S. filmmaker John Sayles is writing an HBO series based on Scar Tissue, the autobiography of Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis, Variety.com said. Sayles's movies include Baby, It's You, Honeydripper, Silver City, Sunshine State and Lone Star. The HBO show he is writing is expected to cover the rocker's childhood, particularly his years living in West Hollywood in the 1970s with his father, a drug dealer and aspiring musician known as Spider. Producers Marc Abrams and Michael...

2008-08-07 03:00:21

By Regis Behe, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Anthony Kiedis admits he was intrigued, but also a bit leery, when he was approached by American Eagle Outfitters to curate a music festival. The idea of being able to select bands for a unique event was appealing, but would his vision, his roster of performers, fit with the retailer's idea of a music festival? "They told me they wanted this bill to reflect my taste in music," says Kiedis, lead singer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. "I...

2006-09-03 19:59:12

By Erik Pedersen LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "I had some of the best times of my life in this building," rubber-spined bassist Flea said of the crusty but trusty Forum. And judging from the wild response to Red Hot Chili Peppers' homecoming show Thursday, many in the sold-out house would count this among theirs. The veteran quartet left little doubt that it remains in its prime with a stellar two-hour show that mixed '70s funk and punk with their neo-signature mellow grooves....

2006-01-19 13:53:01

By Jonathan Cohen NEW YORK (Billboard) - The Red Hot Chili Peppers will release their first new album in almost four years on May 9, a double set called "Stadium Arcadium." The funk-rock veterans recorded 38 songs for the project, and at one point even considered releasing three separate records, but ultimately whittled the material down to a 25-track, two-disc set. Mixing on the Rick Rubin-produced Warner Bros. effort is now halfway complete, according to frontman Anthony Kiedis....

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