RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND
TWO SHOWS ADDED
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2017 AT 8:00PM
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2017 AT 8:00PM
*TICKETS ON SALE NOW*
New York, NY (September 23, 2016) –The Madison Square Garden Company and Metropolitan Entertainment announced today that due to overwhelming demand Red Hot Chili Peppers have added two more shows at Madison Square Garden in support of their latest album, The Getaway on Friday, February 17, 2017 and Saturday, February 18, 2017 in addition to the previously announced show Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 7:30PM. Tickets are on sale now.
The Getaway debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. The Getaway marks the Grammy Award-winning band’s seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at #1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands and New Zealand and at #2 in the United Kingdom and Germany. The Getaway was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.
The album was praised by Rolling Stone: “top-shelf modern-rock splendor,” People: “their best album in ages”, USA Today: “…proves not only that the longtime rockers still sizzle 30 years in, but also are capable of victoriously revamping their sound,” and many more.
One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs and won six Grammy Awards, including “Best Rock Album” for Stadium Arcadium, “Best Rock Performance By a Duo or Group” for “Dani California,” “Best Rock Song” for “Scar Tissue,” and “Best Hard Rock Performance With Vocal” for “Give It Away.” The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2012. The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ last studio album, The Getaway, was released by Warner Bros. Records on June 17, 2016.
Tickets are on sale now and are available via www.ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster Charge By Phone (1-866-858-0008) and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Tickets will be available in person on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and Beacon Theatre box offices.
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