Due To Popular Demand 2nd Philadelphia Show Added to Red Hot Chili Peppers 2017 North American Tour

Sep 22, 2016

Due to overwhelming demand, Red Hot Chili Peppers announced the addition of a 2nd show at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on February 13, 2017. The band is touring in support of its 11th studio album, the worldwide No. 1 The Getaway.

Tickets go on sale to the general public for both the February 12 & February 13 shows this Friday, September 23 at noon EST.  Tickets available at WellsFargoCenterPhilly.com, the Wells Fargo Center Box Office, or by phone at 1-800-298-4200.

The Getaway Tour kicks off January 5th, 2017, in San Antonio, TX, and will crisscross its way across North America. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will provide support for all dates. In addition, Jack Irons will join the tour for the January dates.  Every ticket purchased includes a choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of The Getaway.

The Getaway debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. The Getaway marks the Grammy Award-winning band's seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at #1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands, and New Zealand and at #2 in the United Kingdom and Germany. The Getaway was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.

The album was praised by Rolling Stone: “top-shelf modern-rock splendor”, People: “their best album in ages”, USA Today: “…proves not only that the longtime rockers still sizzle 30 years in, but also are capable of victoriously revamping their sound”, and many more.