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It was produced by Danger Mousewho replaced Rick Rubin after 25 years and six albums as the band's producer. This is the band's final album with guitarist Josh Klinghofferas previous guitarist John Frusciante returned to the band in The Getaway made its debut at number one in ten different countries while reaching number two in the band's home country of the United States along with the United Kingdom and Canada. Since its release, the album has received mostly favorable reviews.
The album was preceded by the first single " Dark Necessities " on May 5, Production began inbut the project was delayed for eight months due to bassist Flea suffering a broken arm sustained while snowboarding.
Anthony Kiedis said:. We had an unusually difficult experience making this record, where we wrote 20 to 30 songs and it was all ready to go and we thought it was happening, and then Flea went snowboarding and broke The Getaway - Various - Cinema Theme Musics. The Way We Were arm real bad, which was a bit of a setback And lo and behold it was meant to be, as these things can be, and when all the dust settled Brian Burton, aka Danger Mouse, emerged and said, "Let's go make a record".
We were like "Great, we have all these songs" and he was like "Leave those there, let's go write new songs in the studio. Kiedis, in a May 9, interview on BBC Radio 2said that lyrically many of the songs were influenced by a two-year relationship "that completely fell apart like a nuclear bomb," and that his favorite song is "The Getaway". Smith also said "We Turn Red" was one of his favorite songs and that " Go Robot ", a funky song he also loves, might be a single.
In that Kafka - Ashtrax - Kafka interview, Smith said that Josh Klinghoffer plays bass on "The Hunter" and Booker T. & The M.G.s* - Groovin / Hip Hug - Her it was the only song on the album where Flea did not play on. Smith described Klinghoffer's playing as sounding like Paul McCartney. John and longtime collaborator Bernie Taupin have a writing credit on the song.
The band had pushed for "The Getaway" to be the first single while management and the record label wanted "Go Robot". The album cover is a painting by Kevin Peterson. I told em it was cool but not to hound me for autographs. Special thanks to Chloe and Chelsea Marie Bradley for some fine modeling. Chad is the bear, Josh is the girl and Flea is the raccoon and me as the funny little raven out front. The band performed an album preview show on May 26, Four songs from the album were performed.
A music video for "Dark Necessities" was filmed with Olivia Wilde as the director and was released on June 16, While not singles, the two songs were made available to purchase the following day after their release along with as a free downloads for those who pre-order the new album.
On June 9, it was announced that fans in New York City and Los Angeles could enter to win an invitation to an exclusive private listening party of The Getaway on June 13, The band appeared on the June 14, episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden for the pre-taped segment of Carpool Karaoke where they drove around Los Angeles singing their own songs in a karaoke style with the host.
We danced-off, we tied and then we were going to celebrate with some Mexican food on the corner. And a woman came out of her house, holding a child saying, 'My baby, my baby, my baby can't breathe!
I thought, 'I'm gonna try and do a little baby CPR real quick, see if I can get some air in this kid. So I started rubbing the belly, bubbles came out of the mouth, the eyes rolled back into place, the ambulance showed up, and I handed the baby over, who was now breathing and fine. Then we went back to shooting Carpool Karaoke. The channel played music spanning the band's entire career with exclusive commentary on writing, recording and performing live.
Also songs from influential artists hand-picked from the band's personal music collection were played. Chris Rocka longtime friend and fan of the band, hosted the limited-run channel. A music video directed by Tota Lee was confirmed to be in production on July 26,  A teaser clip for the video was released on August 29, The animated music video was directed and illustrated by Kiedis' ex-girlfriend Beth Jeans Houghton.
The band shot a music video for the song at their show in Atlanta on April 14, The world tour to support the album began in June in Europe with a festival tour. The band's headlining tour to support the album will begin in September in Europe and continue into throughout the United States and Canada.
The song would first be performed in its entirety on May 29, It features five songs from the band's performance of The Getaway - Various - Cinema Theme Musics. The Way We Were 14, in Paris. The tour concluded on October 18, lasting a year and almost five months and consisted of shows. The Getaway has received favourable reviews from critics.
At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 66, based on 25 reviews, which indicates "generally favourable reviews".
Glenn Gamboa of Newsday gave the album a very positive review and score of A- saying "the Red Hot Chili Peppers sound energized and adventurous" and that "Josh Klinghoffer comes into his own as the band's guitarist.
The beats are more straightforward and flowing. The arrangements are simpler and airier He would also note that "sonically it The Getaway - Various - Cinema Theme Musics. The Way We Were as if the band and Klinghoffer have finally gelled as a complete creative unit. He would conclude the review saying " The Getaway is a nuanced album, rife with journeyman craft and poetry, that proves the Red Hot Chili Peppers still have plenty of their own creative fire.
Patrick Ryan of USA Today gave the album a positive review, and praised the band Give It Up - Various - 25 Jahre Internationale Pop Musik 1983 "their semi-reinvention".
He would call "Sick Love", "Go The Getaway - Various - Cinema Theme Musics. The Way We Wereand "Detroit" highlights of the album, and conclude " The Getaway proves not only that the longtime rockers still sizzle 30 years in, but also are capable of victoriously revamping their sound.
He concluded that "the band can't help but sound like themselves Alex Flood of New Musical Express gave the album 3 stars out of 5 in a somewhat mixed review, saying "The problems come when they slip into habit They just don't do anything special with them. That said, clunky metaphors and couplets all too often come along and puncture the pensiveness.
He called "Sick Love" "the biggest treat of the album" and said it "gives the Chili Peppers more of an appeal than they've had in years. Zoe Camp of Pitchfork gave the album a 5. She said " The Getaway easily stands as the Peppers' lushest album to date The Getaway could have potentially bested By the Way as the Peppers' best work post- Californication. She would say " The vibrant 'Feasting on the Flowers' is better, changing the lazy formula that permeates the track listing, but overall a vague sense of ridiculousness is never far away.
In its home country of United States, The Getaway debuted at number two on the Billboardwithequivalent album unitsbehind Drake 's Views. As of JuneThe Getaway has soldunits in the United States  and over one and a half million copies worldwide.
The band released a version of the album on gram vinyl that was foil stamped and limited to 5, copies worldwide. The packages, which are webstore exclusives, also included "Dark Necessities" on cassette single and a 24" x 24" lithograph with extended artwork.
Those who pre-ordered the album received a free download of How Beautiful Are The Feet - Händel*, Dorthe Zielke, Søren Johannsen - Messiah Music For Trumpet And first single, "Dark Necessities", the title track, "The Getaway" and "We Turn Red".
It is named after comedian Gilda Radner. These songs did not make the final cut for the album. Additional musicians . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Red Hot Chili Peppers. Funk rock  alternative rock  pop rock . Main article: The Theme From “Poltergeist” - Various - The X-Themes - Songs From The Unknown World Tour.
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