Josh Klinghoffer

Josh Klinghoffer

 

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Josh Adam Klinghoffer (born October 3, 1979) is an American musician best known as the current guitarist for the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, with whom he has recorded two studio albums, I'm with You (2011) and The Getaway (2016), and the b-sides compilation, I'm Beside You (2013). Klinghoffer replaced his friend and frequent collaborator John Frusciante in 2009, after a period as a touring member. Klinghoffer was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 2012, becoming the Hall of Fame's youngest-ever living inductee at age 32, passing Stevie Wonder, who was 38 when he was inducted.[1]

A multi-instrumentalist, Klinghoffer also fronts the alternative rock band Dot Hacker, a group made up of former touring members of Gnarls Barkley, of which Klinghoffer was a member from 2006-2008. He is also a former member of the bands Ataxia, Warpaint and The Bicycle Thief. Klinghoffer most commonly plays guitar or drums, and sings backup as well as lead vocals. He has also both recorded and toured as a session musician with notable artists including PJ Harvey, Beck, the Butthole Surfers, Vincent Gallo, Sparks and Golden Shoulders.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers
 
 
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Ataxia
 
Bob and the Monster OST
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Bob and the Monster OST is an album by musical artist Josh Klinghoffer, released on October 1, 2013.

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Day in History: Mrs. Frank Kellogg dies at home in St. Paul
  –  October 4, 2017
Actress Alanna Ubach is 42. Actor Seann (cq) William Scott is 41. Actress Shannyn Sossamon is 39. Rock musician Josh Klinghoffer (Red Hot Chili Peppers) is 38. Actor Seth Gabel is 36. Rock musician Mark King (Hinder) is 35. Actor Erik Von Detten is 35.
Today in entertainment history: Oct. 3
  –  October 3, 2017
Actor Seann William Scott (“Dukes of Hazzard,” ”American Pie”) is 41. Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer of Red Hot Chili Peppers is 38. Guitarist Mark King of Hinder is 35. Actress Tessa Thompson (“Westworld”) is 34. Country singer Cherrill Green of ...
The Edge
  –  October 3, 2017
Actress Alanna Ubach is 42. Actor Seann William Scott is 41. Actress Shannyn Sossamon is 39. Rock musician Josh Klinghoffer (Red Hot Chili Peppers) is 38. Actor Seth Gabel is 36. Rock musician Mark King (Hinder) is 35. Actor Erik Von Detten is 35.
Today in Entertainment History
  –  October 3, 2017
Actor Seann William Scott (“Dukes of Hazzard,” ”American Pie”) is 41. Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer of Red Hot Chili Peppers is 38. Guitarist Mark King of Hinder is 35. Actress Tessa Thompson (“Westworld”) is 34. Country singer Cherrill Green of ...
Austin throws a Red Hot Chili Peppers ‘roast’ during ACL Fest
  –  October 1, 2017
Comedian Zac Brooks, who will co-host the night, said he’s neutral when it comes to the Chili Peppers’ music, but couldn’t deny a chance to mine the California party vibe its members continue to project despite all but guitarist Josh Klinghoffer ...
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 1-7
  –  October 1, 2017
Actress Alanna Ubach (”Legally Blonde” movies) is 42. Actor Seann William Scott is 41. Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer of Red Hot Chili Peppers is 38. Guitarist Mark King of Hinder is 35. Actress Tessa Thompson (”Westworld”) is 34. Country singer ...
Celeb birthdays for the week of Oct. 1-7
  –  September 26, 2017
Rapper Talib Kweli is 42. Actress Alanna Ubach ("Legally Blonde" movies) is 42. Actor Seann William Scott is 41. Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer of Red Hot Chili Peppers is 38. Guitarist Mark King of Hinder is 35. Actress Tessa Thompson ("Westworld") is 34.
Live Review: Red Hot Chili Peppers 'are still here, making a glamorous racket'
  –  September 22, 2017
But they were surprises too. Guitarist Josh Klinghoffer announcement himself with a punk swagger during a blistering cover of The Stooges’ I Wanna Be Your Dog while long-serving fans will have appreciated a catalogue deep dive into Blood Sugar Sex Magik ...
PHOTO: Red Hot Chili Peppers heat up KAABOO Del Mar
  –  September 16, 2017
The Red Hot Chili Peppers delivered an absolutely electric performance at KAABOO Del Mar. Anthony Kiedis, Flea, Chad Smith, and Josh Klinghoffer brought down the Mercedes-Benz stage late Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
Downtown Fargo guitar shop experiences 'red hot' day of sales after celebrity guitarist pays visit
  –  August 23, 2017
"Red Hot Chili Peppers," the man said. "You may have heard of us." It was then that Gruber finally let out his inner fanboy, revealing to Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer that he knew all along who the man was. Klinghoffer spent an hour at ...

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