The programming of the Vieilles Charrues has not yet been revealed, but it is already creating the event.
This major festival has an extra day in 2023 to welcome the Red Hot Chili Peppers to its historic site in Carhaix (Finistère) on Monday July 17.
The arrival of this jewel of American alternative rock
"on the lands of Brittany well deserved to add a fifth day to the 31st Vieilles Charrues"
, announce the organizers.
“An exceptional concert, an exceptional date!
For the first time in our history, we are opening on a Monday
,” they continue in their press release, specifying that this performance by the Red Hot Chili Peppers will not be included in the festival passes.
Tickets for this specific Californian concert will go on sale on December 9, only on the website of the Vieilles Charrues association.
The rest of the lineup for the festival, one of the busiest in France, is due to be revealed on December 12, with tickets going on sale two days later.
Two dates in France
The quartet formed by Anthony Kiedis, Flea, Chad Smith and John Frusciante should play their legendary hits on the Kerampuilh site (
Under the bridge
Give it away
) and present their latest album,
Return of the Dream Canteen
They should easily blow up the attendance counter at the Vieilles Charrues festival, which this summer attracted nearly 300,000 spectators for its 30th anniversary.
Their European tour plans only one other date in France, July 11 in Lyon, at Groupama Stadium.
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Founded in 1983, the Red Hot Chili Peppers had to wait almost ten years to gain notoriety with their album
Blood Sugar Sex Magik
(1992), from which is extracted the title
Under The Bridge
, which remains their greatest success to date. .
In total, the wacky band placed seven top-10 albums in the United States, including
, which sold over 15 million copies worldwide.