MUSIC DIRECTOR'S BLOG

New RHCP EP of Covers on the way!

You know how much I love cover songs already... Just tune in to Under the Covers every weeknight at 9pm!

According to their website, on May 1 the Chili's will celebrate other artists who have been incucted into the R&R Hall of Fame by covering their songs.

“A Teenager in Love” (Dion and the Belmonts)
“Havana Affair”  (Ramones)
“Search & Destroy” (Iggy and the Stooges)
“Everybody Knows This is Nowhere” (Neil Young) [live]
“I Get Around” (The Beach Boys) [live]
“Suffragette City”  (David Bowie) [live]

Five of the six tracks have never been available digitally. “A Teenager In Love” was released as an international maxi-single; “Havana Affair” was released as a 7”-single and featured on the compilation We’re A Happy Family: A Tribute To The Ramones; “Search & Destroy” has only appeared on a now out-of-print maxi-CD, “I Get Around” was first played during Brian Wilson’s 2005 MusiCares induction speech; and “Suffragette City” was previously only available as a B-side to the band’s single “Aeroplane.” “Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere” was recorded live during Red Hot Chili Peppers’ current tour supporting their album I’m With You.