Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer Chad Smith is auctioning off his drums and drum sticks that he played during the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVIII for the "Make A Wish Foundation" at NFL.com
According to Rolling Stone Magazine,
The kit is a custom-made "limited-edition" clear Plexiglas Pearl set that has been broken in two, so one kit represents the AFC and the other, the NFC, c
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has issued an open letter admitting that the band wasn't playing their instruments live during Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show, and explaining why they chose to accept the gig despite their views against pre-taped performances.
No, they didn't play a 45-minute version of Led Zeppelin's 'Dazed and Confused.' In fact, the Red Hot Chili Peppers did exactly what you probably expected them to do as the special guests of the Super Bowl halftime show -- play 'Give it Away' while bouncing around like teenage lunatics.