Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming to New Orleans

Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming back to New Orleans January 10th, 2017 at the Smoothie King Center.

The band just announced it's 2017 North American Tour and they're heading out on the road to support their 11th studio album The Getaway.

Back in June the album debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart. They'll also have some local flavor on tour as well.

The Getaway Tour kicks off January 5th, 2017, in San Antonio and New Orleans own Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will be the opening act for all of the shows.

Jack Irons will also play many shows including in New Orleans.

Like many big acts are doing these days if you buy a ticket, you'll get a copy of the new album. The Peppers just released a second video from the album for their song "Go Robot."

A fan club ticket pre-sale launches this Wednesday, September 21st at 10:00 AM local time. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, September 23rd and Saturday, September 24th.

More show dates will be announced in the coming weeks.

The Chili Peppers last played in New Orleans at Jazz Fest in 2016.

  • 01/05   San Antonio, TX         AT&T Center
  • 01/07   Houston, TX                Toyota Center
  • 01/08   Dallas, TX                   American Airlines Arena
  • 01/10   New Orleans, LA        Smoothie King Center
  • 01/12   Memphis, TN              Fed Ex Forum
  • 01/14   Tulsa, OK                    BOK Center
  • 01/15   Wichita, KS                 In Trust Arena
  • 01/18   St. Louis, MO             Scottrade Center
  • 01/20   Lincoln, NE                 Pinnacle Bank Arena
  • 01/21   Minneapolis, MN         Target Center
  • 02/02   Detroit, MI                   Joe Louis Arena
  • 02/04   Toronto, ON                Air Canada Center
  • 02/07   Boston, MA                 TD Garden
  • 02/10   Buffalo, NY                 First Niagara Center
  • 02/12   Philadelphia, PA         Wells Fargo Arena
  • 02/15   New York, NY          Madison Square Garden
  • 03/02   Denver, CO                 Pepsi Center
  • 03/04   Glendale, AZ               Gila River Arena
  • 03/05   San Diego, CA            Valley View Casino Center
  • 03/07   Los Angeles, CA         Staples Center
  • 03/12   Oakland, CA               Oracle Arena
  • 03/15   Portland, OR               Moda Center at Rose Quarter
  • 03/17   Seattle, WA                 Key Arena
  • 03/18   Vancouver, BC           Rogers Arena

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