Magazine Articles and Scans 2006-7


All of the English language articles in this section now have typed transcripts. If you can help translate any non-English articles into English, we’d really appreciate your help!

2006 Assorted clippings about Stadium Arcadium (unknown sources/dates)

2006 Total Guitar (Mexico)

2006 Kerrang! 25th Anniversary Special Edition

2006 La Revista40 (Spanish) 21 page supplement

2006 Bass Giants (special issue) Four page feature on Flea

2006 (year of publication) Rock Hammer Special Edition III: The 1990s Lengthy feature on RHCP’s album Blood Sugar Sex Magik

2006 (Unknown month) Showcase Magazine from Japan; some great photos- translation needed (on

2006 (Unknown month) Rockin’ On  (countdown to Stadium Arcadium) Japanese

2006 Zoo Magazine (11) German magazine; large feature on Anthony Kiedis full of some iconic photos of him in a ‘fashion shoot’ (on Just photos- no text.

2006 January Rhythm (120) One page interview with Chad Smith about his drumming- won ‘Rhythm’s Best Funk Drummer of 2005’ award

2006 January Kerrang! 1089 A brief paragraph about Stadium Arcadium in a ‘must hear this year’ feature.

2006 February Kerrang! (1093) Article about Stadium Arcadium

February 2006 Billboard Article about mixing of Californication

2006 February SPIN  Article about upcoming Stadium Arcadium

2006 March Rolling Stone news article talking about Stadium Arcadium recording.

2006 April Kerrang! 1105? (From a clippings collection. Issue number is based on a magazine sale site that lists past Kerrangs! and their contents. A couple of weeks after the show but none of the other magazines in-between are shown as featuring RHCP and the size of the article and section (news) it’s in, fit the description given so assuming it is this edition). Canvas Club (Secret Show) Review

2006 April ? Switch (Mexico) An interview with Anthony Kiedis about Stadium Arcadium (Sorry no transcript/translation)

2006 Visions (Germany) Article on Stadium Arcadium (Sorry no transcript/translation)

2006 April The Times, The Knowledge Magazine Article about Stadium Arcadium with separate interviews with four band members.

2006 April/May? Mojo pre-release article about Stadium Arcadium. Clipping so no date, etc.

2006? People Magazine review of Stadium Arcadium Clipping so no date.

2006 May Drum! (119) A long & detailed interview with Chad Smith; lots of info on his drum set-up, his playing on and the recording of, Stadium Arcadium.

2006 May Rolling Stone No. 43 (Mexico)

2006 May Kulturnews (Germany; translated). Interview with Anthony Kiedis

2006 May Filter (Czechoslovakia) SA article

2006 May Q 238  Another in-depth interview of each band member (Sex, Steak & Insanity)

2006 June Kerrang! 1113 Interview with Anthony Kiedis about Stadium Arcadium and not being an asshole

2006 May In Rock (Japan) Long article with some lovely photos

2006 May WOM One page article from a German magazine

2006 May Rock & Folk (France) An article about Stadium Arcadium with some brilliant and unique photos.

2006 May Metro A brief article about the release of Stadium Arcadium.

2006 May Independent (UK) Supplement Photo pull out

2006 May Piranha (Germany) Article about Stadium Arcadium with several large photos

2006 May Kerrang! (1106) Things are a little explosive in the Chili Pepper Camp (The Most Explosive Interview)

2006 May Kerrang! (1107) Review of Stadium Arcadium

2006 May Dazed & Confused Some iconic RHCP pictures along with a detailed discussion.

2006 May SPIN Overview of the history of RHCP and discussion of Stadium Arcadium

2006 May Kerrang (1109) John Frusciante talks about using heroin

2006 May The Guardian Article about Flea being annoyed because a poor quality copy of Stadium Arcadium was leaked online a week before the official release.

2006 May Entertainment Weekly (876) Review of Stadium Arcadium

2006 June Young Mates Music Player (Japan) Article about Stadium Arcadium with good photos

2006 June Guitar Xtreme (France) An interview with John Frusciante.

2006 June? Giant Magazine Review of Stadium Arcadium

2006 June Blender 33 Things you should know about RHCP

2006 June GQ Lengthy interview with iconic helmets photos.

2006 June Rolling Stone (1002) Tattooed Love Boys (on

2006 June BassPlayer Long Flea interview. Also Flea talking about Stadium Arcadium

2006 June Billboard Brief article interviewing Anthony Kiedis about Stadium Arcadium

2006 June Modern Dummer Long interview with Chad Smith talking about his musical influences and also the set up for Stadium Arcadium. He also interviewed Jim Keltner, Hal Blaine & Early Palmer- interview HERE

2006 June Classic Rock (93) Interviews with Chad Smith, Anthony Kiedis and Flea about Stadium Arcadium

2006 July Guitar World 2006 A MASSIVE RHCP Section! Over 30 pages of interviews and photographs! Saint or Sinner: John Fruscinate in-depth interview; John Frusciante’s guitar playing technique– Under The Bridge and Funk Brothers an interview with Flea about Red Hot Chili Peppers!

2006 June Total Guitar Review of Stadium Arcadium

2006 July Total Guitar 150 In-depth interview with John Frusciante

2006 July Metro Magazine A local newspaper overview of the Red Hot Chili Peppers in advance of a concert

2006 July Q Magazine (240) Anthony Kiedis interview plus several mentions of Stadium Arcadium e.g. Recommended album; Wet Sand listed as one of the top 50 downloads for the month etc.

2006 July Rock La Nouvelle Scene (France) Needs translation (on

2006 July (based on date of concert)? Crossbeat Fuji Rock Fest 06 Special Edition. No idea what text says (translations welcome!) but some great photos. (on

2006 July (based on date of concert)? Buzz Fuji Rock Special Another Japanese magazine with some great photos. (on

2006 August Rhythm In-depth Flea & Chad Smith interview inc. a section on Stadium Arcadium

2006 August? (Concert date) Blender Review of concert at the Oakland Arena on August 24th

2006 September Bass Guitar Long interview with Flea and Bootsy Collins talking about their influences, etc. Also a two page section analyzing Flea’s playing techniques.

2006 September SPIN Brief mention of RHCP in a countdown chart

2006 December Rolling Stone  A review of RHCP’s year.

2006 December Blender The 25 Greatest songs about LA; RHCP came in bottom at number 25 with Under The Bridge.

2007 Red Hot Chili Peppers File; Japan. (whole book so too large to scan)

2007 Crossbeat Red Hot Chili Peppers Vol 6; Japan Video of book (whole book so too large to scan)

2007 January Playgirl (Decent) Photo of Anthony Kiedis

2007 February Rolling Stone  Grammy Preview

2007 March Blender Interview with Anthony ‘I Lost a Bet and Had to Wear a Skirt’ Kiedis (on

2007 May Tatuajes A Mexican tattoo magazine with a feature on RHCP

May 2007 DUB (46) Article with photos of a customized car that RHCP designed.

2007 June? Crossbeat Review of concert (seems to be that of Toyko Dome on June 5th 2007)

2007 July Huper Serbian article with extract from Anthony’s ‘Scar Tissue’

2007 August Teraz Rock Poland; four page article and a 1.5 page review of Chorzow concert

2007 August Rockin On’ Japanese article; several nice pictures of RHCP live & feature on John Frusciante (on

2007 August 27th The Times Review of Reading Festival

2007 August Kerrang! (1173) Retrospective interview (repeat?) published in a feature for the 2007 Carling Reading & Leeds weekend

2007 December Bass Player Flea talking about his bittersweet experience playing on Young MC’s Bust A Move track

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