Pink Scorching Chili Peppers have shared the brand new single ‘Eddie’, which is a tribute to the late Eddie Van Halen. It’s the second single from the band’s upcoming album Return of the Dream Canteen, following earlier minimize ‘Tippa My Tongue’. Test it out beneath.
“Typically we don’t notice how deeply affected and related we’re to artists till the day they die,” Anthony Kiedis stated of the tune in a press release. “Eddie Van Halen was a considered one of a sort. The day after his loss of life Flea got here into rehearsal with an emotional bassline. John, Chad and I began taking part in alongside and fairly quickly with all our hearts, a tune in his honor effortlessly unfolded. It felt good to be unhappy and care a lot about an individual who had given a lot to our lives. Though the tune doesn’t converse to Eddie by title, it talks about his early days on the Sundown Strip and the rock n roll tapestry that Van Halen painted on our minds. In the long run, our tune asks that you just not bear in mind Eddie for dying however for dwelling his wildest dream.”
Return of the Dream Canteen is the Chili Peppers’ second LP of 2022, following April’s Limitless Love. It’s out October 14.