Since the departure of their lead guitarist John Frusciante, and the failure of their last album ‘I’m With You.’ it looks it looks like the band's day are counted. So it makes sense to organize a last world tour to bank on past success before retirement. In this perspective they will play anywhere they can make a buck. So why not Israel or North Korea ....
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from the article: It's official: The Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming to Israel