Red Hot Chili Peppers announce U.S. tour - see dates
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are set to tour the United States for the first time in four years
The band is promoting its 10th studio album, "I'm With You," which was released in August, and will will kick off the North American tour on January 25 with a performance in Charlotte, NC. The group is currently on tour in Europe.
"New Shows: First Leg Of North American Tour Announced http://rhcp.com/news #imwithyou #northcarolina #southcarolina #georgia #tennesse," the band Tweeted on Tuesday, November 28.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on December 3. Opening acts and additional United States tour dates have yet to be announced.
"I'm With You" is the Grammy-winning band's first album in 15 years without long-time member and guitarist John Frusciante. He left the group in 1992, a year after the release of the album "Blood Sugar Sex Magik," which contains the hit songs "Give It Away" and "Suck My Kiss."
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are touring for the first time with new member Josh Klinghoffer, who is taking Frusciante's place.
Check out the Red Hot Chili Peppers' tour dates below, and on their official website.
December 4, 2011 - O2 Arena / Berlin, Germany
December 5, 2011 - Olympiahalle / Munich, Germany
December 7, 2011 - Stadthalle / Vienna, Austria
December 10, 2011 - Palaolimpico / Torino, Italy
December 11, 2011 - Forum / Milan, Italy
December 13, 2011 - Hallenstadion / Zurich, Switzerland
December 15, 2011 - Palau Sant Jordi / Barcelona, Spain
December 17, 2011 - Palacio de Deportes de la Comunidad / Madrid, Spain
January 25, 2012 - Time Warner Cable Arena / Charlotte, North Carolina
January 27, 2012 - RBC Center / Raleigh, North Carolina
January 28, 2012 - Colonial Life Arena / Columbia, South Carolina
January 30, 2012 - Gwinnett Center / Duluth, Georgia
January 31, 2012 - Greensboro Coliseum / Greensboro, North Carolina
February 3, 2012 - FedEx Forum / Memphis, Tennessee
June 23, 2012 - Knebworth Park / Stevenage Herts, UK
June 24, 2012 - Stadium of Light / Sunderland, UK
June 26, 2012 - Croke Park / Dublin, Ireland
June 28, 2012 - Goffert Park / Nijmegen, Holland
June 30, 2012 - Stade de France / Paris, France
July 01, 2012 - Rock Werchter / Werchter, Belgium
July 03, 2012 - Stade de Suisse / Berne, Switzerland
July 20, 2012 - Petrovsky Stadium / St. Petersburg, Russia
July 27, 2012 - Bernowo Airport / Warsaw, Poland
August 1, 2012 - Ratina Stadium / Tampere, Finland
August 29, 2012 - Hippodrome / Zagreb, Croatia
September 1, 2012 - Georgi Asparuhov Stadium / Sofia, Bulgaria