MINNEAPOLIS - The wacky masters of modern funk are heading to Minneapolis.
Red Hot Chili Peppers announced the first three legs of their 2017 North American Tour Monday, which includes a stop at Target Center on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and Jack Irons will open. Reserved seats ($101/$51) go on sale Friday at Noon at Target Center’s Box Office, online at AXS.com, or by phone at 888.9.AXS.TIX. A Four ticket limit will be strictly enforced.
A fan club ticket pre-sale launches Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Every ticket purchased includes a choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of The Getaway.
The new Red Hot Chili Peppers album, 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 record 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.