He’ll be replaced by Mike Campbell, longtime lead guitarist for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Crowded House frontman Neil Finn.
As performed during RHCP’s headlining set at Lollapalooza Chile over the weekend.
Pearl Jam frontman soundtracks the In Memoriam tribute with a performance of “Room at the Top”.
Her male counterparts were offered solo spots, however.
Petty had been suffering from “many serious ailments including emphysema, knee problems and most significantly a fractured hip.”
Las Vegas’ finest takes on the Quebec band’s Funeral track in their home province.