The Red Hot Chili Peppers are still around! And to prove they are still in touch with the kids they have hopped on the hot graphic novel trend for their latest video — because graphic novels aren’t just for kids any more. Under the bridge downtown, is where I drew some mini-comics.
Actually, the video for “Monarchy of Roses” is more an homage to Raymond Pettibon than comic books. Alarmingly, Anthony is still rocking the shirt-off look as he nears the half century mark…clean living, I guess.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.