The Red Hot Chili Peppers have been rehearsing for their new 2011 2012 tour at Shangri La Studios – Studio A in Malibu!
On May 25th, Flea tweeted a picture of himself outside the studio, the name of the studio could also be seen in the background. View the original picture tweeted by Flea HERE.
On May 20th, Dave Rat (RHCP’s Sound Engineer) also tweeted a picture from the studio. The carpet and stool in the picture match the ones shown in the picture of studio A as shown on Shangri La’s official website.
Dave Rat’s Picture…
Studio A Picture with matching carpets and stools…
Red Hot Rehearsals
Dave Rat originally revealed that RHCP were rehearsing for their new tour when he said “heading out for Chili Peppers rehearsals” in a tweet on May 15th.
Flea then tweeted a picture of a blood blister on his finger on May 17th. Saying, “Blood blister from rocking like an animal today with the boys. It’s always like this after we track a record, then we’re mixin and doing overdubs and shit and I dont play bass for a while then I rock it… I’m gonna pop that shit with a safety pin.”
About Shangri La Studios
Hidden somewhere in Malibu, California, Shangri La is recognized as one of the most renowned recording studios in music history.
With its vast collection of rare guitars, recording equipment and panoramic views of the pacific ocean, Shangri La continues to be a heaven for the creative process.
Since its design in the early 70s to the precise specifications of Bob Dylan and the band, the studio has consistantly maintained its place on the cutting edge of sound recording, and has hosted some of the most well known names in modern music.