Flea says Red Hot Chili Peppers mimed Super Bowl song

2014-02-05 14:51

Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has said in a letter to fans posted on the group's website that they mimed during their Super Bowl halftime show.

RHCP 9/10, security 0/10

2013-02-05 12:44

This Channel24 user shares his Read Hot Chili Peppers experience which includes long queues, fights and missing Die Antwoord's performance.

'A bit unfair for honest people like us'

2013-02-05 12:12

I was at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert this past Saturday at the FNB Stadium and have a few complaints of my own regarding the day.

I was assaulted at the RHCP show

2013-02-04 16:22

This Channel24 user says he was physically assaulted at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert and that security guards and police did nothing to help.

Big Concerts identifies issues at RHCP

2013-02-04 16:14

Big Concerts has confirmed that ticket scanning problems at the turnstiles at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg were to blame for the congestion and crowd-control issues.

I am still trying to find this 'locked gate'

2013-02-04 14:16

This Channel24 says she had an "amazing" experience and that she still can't figure out where this "locked gate" was that everyone's talking about.

Red Hot Chili Peppers show well executed

2013-02-04 12:16

This Channel24 user gives the organisation of the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert top marks and thinks it was well executed.

Busses nowhere to be seen at RHCP show

2013-02-04 11:23

At the stadium we were dropped off at a different spot from where I remember we were dropped off when we went to the Linkin Park concert. Anyhow we asked the bus driver if we will meet at this spot again after the concert and he said yes.

Chaos at RHCP concert angers fans

2013-02-04 09:42

Angry fans have expressed their disgust over poor organisation at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg.

No approval yet for RHCP Jhb gig - reports

2012-11-23 14:39

The Red Hot Chili Peppers performance in Jhb next year is reportedly "hanging in the balance" as the Confederation of African Football has not yet provided approval for the show at the FNB Stadium.

Poor ticket sale management for RHCP

2012-08-30 15:08

Channel24 user Skye finds it hard to believe that an entire Red Hot Chili Peppers concert sold out in 20 minutes.

Real RHCP fans shouldn't complain

2012-08-30 13:16

Channel24 user Brad Donald says RHCP fans can't complain about the pre-sale tickets, because if you call yourself a fan, you would've known about the tickets.

RHCP fans angry at Computicket

2012-08-30 10:30

Red Hot Chili Peppers fans are fuming at Computicket after Golden Circle and General Admission tickets sold out just minutes after sales opened in Cape Town.

Top 5 Red Hot Chili Peppers live perfomances

2012-08-27 12:04

With the iconic group heading to South Africa in February 2013, here is a look at what you can expect from their live performances.


While we've had some great acts visit the country in recent years, there are still a few musicians who we're dying to see perform on SA soil. Here's our list.

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RHCP to release new songs

2012-06-19 20:49

Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced plans to release 18 previously-unheard tracks from the recording sessions of their recent album I'm With You.

Guns N' Roses enters Rock Hall of Fame

2011-12-07 22:24

Seminal rock band Guns N' Roses have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Red Hot Chili Peppers - I'm With You

2011-08-30 12:21

Overall, a lack of bite and edginess that the Chilis are renowned for.

RHCP back after 5 years

2011-06-08 07:25

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will be releasing their first album in five years, according to the rock band.


Will Ferrell accepts drum challenge from his 'twin' Chad Smith

2014-02-13 19:00

Will Ferrell has accepted a "drum-off" challenge set by Red Hot Chili Peppers' drummer Chad Smith and wants to raise money for charity.

Coachella returns to rock roots

2013-04-12 12:51

As the summer festival season kicks off with Southern California's annual music event Coachella, the event has side-stepped the chart hitmakers to this year return to its rock music roots.

Red Hot Chiding Tempers

2013-02-05 12:41

Red Hot Chiding Tempers

No safety worries for RHCP CT despite wind

2013-02-05 10:11

After complaints about the Red Hot Chili Peppers show in Johannesburg, Alliance Safety Management has assured concertgoers that safety measures are in place for the Cape Town show.

My RHCP experience

2013-02-04 16:20

This Channel24 user gives us a step-by-step breakdown of her experience at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert - which wasn't a pleasant one.

Illegal parking tickets sold at RHCP show

2013-02-04 15:31

I am so disgusted with the fact that I bought a legal and legit ticket for general admission parking from Computicket and on my travels there queuing in traffic for an hour I could not believe the amount of illegal tickets being sold on the street.

Big Concerts denies chaos at RHCP

2013-02-04 12:30

Big Concerts has said that reports of "chaos" at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg are "sensationalist" and that every large event has a few "operational issues".

Staff at the RHCP show had no clue

2013-02-04 11:30

These Channel24 users are disgusted with the organisation of the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg and say that staff at the gates had no clue what was going on.

Red Hot Chili Peppers: CT transport info

2013-02-04 10:23

Transport details for the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert at the Cape Town Stadium have been made available by the City of Cape Town.

Red Hot Chili Peppers JHB: transport info

2013-02-01 09:32

Big Concerts has announced that an extensive plan has been put in place to transport concertgoers to and from the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg.

RHCP fans: The Golden Circle rant

2012-08-30 15:11

After queueing and even sleeping over at Computicket outlets, these Channel24 users feel cheated after they couldn't get their hands on Golden Circle tickets for RHCP.

Computicket not moving with the times

2012-08-30 14:10

This Channel24 user says Computicket shouldn't dabble in social media until they're able to deliver on their basic product offering, which is making tickets available without the system crashing.

My Red Hot Chili Peppers story

2012-08-30 12:36

Channel24 user Stephanie Whitehead thinks it was "unfair" of Computicket to sell out tickets before the ticket sales officially opened.

Pre-sale tickets open for RHCP

2012-08-27 12:07

Pre-sale tickets for the Red Hot Chili Peppers' shows in South Africa have reportedly opened via the band's website, leaving fans puzzled as to why this wasn't announced.

Red Hot Chili Peppers coming to SA

2012-08-27 07:46

Big Concerts has announced that Grammy award-winning rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers will be performing live for the first time ever in South Africa.

Red Hot Chili Peppers coming to SA?

2012-07-10 13:29

Twitter has been abuzz with speculation after Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith tweeted that the band will bring their tour to Africa in 2013.

Watch: Brand new Red Hot Chili Peppers

2012-01-25 11:19

The Red Hot Chili Peppers have released a brand new video single off their tenth studio album, I'm With You.

Red Hot Chili Peppers to rock EMAs

2011-10-06 19:02

Red Hot Chili Peppers are the first act to be confirmed to perform at the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) in Belfast, Northern Ireland, next month.

Watch: Brand new Red Hot Chili Peppers

2011-08-17 13:59

Check out the world video premiere for the first single from RHCP's brand new album.

Acid trip inspires RHCP album title

2011-02-22 09:16

Red Hot Chili Peppers have given their upcoming album a working title inspired by one of their friend's memories of an acid trip.

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