“It’s absolutely John’s place to be in that band,” Klinghoffer said. “So that’s why I’m happy for him, I’m happy that he’s back with them.”
The longtime Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist is back in the fold, replacing Josh Klinghoffer.
To Be One with You lands in stores in November.
The reunited rock band navigates listeners through each song off their first LP in 22 years.
The reunion effort has been in the works since the power pop trio reformed in 2012.
The one-off performance featured Mike McCready, Chad Smith, Josh Klinghoffer, Taylor Hawkins, Brandi Carlile, and Duff McKagan.
The duo was joined by Jane’s Addiction’s Eric Avery and Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready.
Featuring Brandi Carlile, Chad Smith, Duff McKagan, and more.
Annie Clark also thanked Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer for his “fucking bitching guitar playing.”
In full costume, no less.
Chad Smith also led his Super Mega Funktastic Jam Rock All-Stars supergroup.
The one-off performance promises Coldplay singer Chris Martin, Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, and Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan.