According to lead singer, Anthony Kiedis, the new album will be released in 2015. However, long time producer, Rick Rubin, will not produce the new album. Anthony 発言しました that he and his band mates are looking to men who are good at producing records, and that when they have a producer, they will 確認 it. The Chili Peppers are experimenting with new material, and Anthony 発言しました that this was some of the best material that he and his band mates have made up in a long time. The 次 album will be the first album that Rick Rubin will not produce since the 1989 album, Mother's Milk.