RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS confirm first UK tour in five years - BABYMETAL to support PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 26 August 2016 10:08



Ahead of their headlining shows at the Reading and Leeds Festivals, Kilimanjaro has announced that Grammy® Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are to return in December for their first UK tour in five years.
The band will be touring in support of their 11th studio album, 'The Getaway', out now on Warner Bros. Records, which was #1 in ten countries across Europe and was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.
Tickets for the UK shows go on general sale 10am Friday 2 September from MYTICKET.CO.UK / SEETICKETS.COM
Monday 5 December - London The O2
Tuesday 6 December - London The O2
Thursday 8 December - Glasgow The SSE Hydro
Saturday 10 December - Birmingham Genting Arena
Sunday 11 December - Birmingham Genting Arena
Wednesday 14 December - Manchester Arena
Thursday 15 December - Manchester Arena


Red Hot Chili Peppers have spent the summer performing at a variety of music festivals around the world, including headlining Lollapalooza in Chicago, T In The Park in Scotland, Fuji Rock in Japan and this weekend headlined the Reading and Leeds festival.
Supporting the band across their UK tour will be Japanese sensation BABYMETAL. The J-pop teen metallers have taken the world by storm since their formation in 2010. Their latest album METAL RESISTANCE peaked at number fifteen on the UK Albums Chart, the highest position reached by a Japanese band.