Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.

Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.

Big Day Out Chad Smith Confirms Red Hot Chili Peppers

by Paul Cashmere on July 15, 2012

in Live,News

As we wait for the official Big Day Out announcement, Chad Smith from Red Hot Chili Peppers has confirmed the band will play the festival in January.

Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.

Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers. image by Ros O'Gorman.

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Chad was asked if Red Hot Chili Peppers were “hitting BDO” Chad answered “Yeeeeessssssssssss”.

Noise11.com will bring you the official line-up for Big Day Out 2013 just after midnight tonight.

Lock in Yeah Yeah Yeahs as well and the rest of the line-up will be with you shortly.

The rumours were flying earlier this weekend with news of a leaked flyer but Noise11.com is fairly positive the leaked line-up featuring Green Day was fake.

On it is confirmed by Anthony and Flea as well in this video:

Watch the Noise11.com interview with Big Day Out founder Ken West.



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