Red Hot Chili Peppers' new single is dedicated to Eddie Van Halen

[L-R] John Frusciante and Eddie Van Halen
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UPDATE (09.23): Eddie is now officially out and you can hear it now.

Red Hot Chili Peppers have shared a snippet of Eddie, a tribute song to Eddie Van Halen that will feature on their upcoming second album of 2022, Return of the Dream Canteen.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.