July 23, 2013 in Tips & Lessons

Red Hot Chili Peppers – Scar Tissue

californicationCalifornication was a turning-point album for Red Hot Chili Peppers. It marked the return of guitarist John Frusciante and a change in the band’s sound and style. The album contained a variety of themes, such as lust, death, suicide, drugs, travel, globalization, and California. One of the most successful songs on Californication was Scar Tissue.

About the Song

Scar Tissue was written by frontman Anthony Kiedis during guitarist John Frusciante’s return to the band. Frusciante had left the Chili Peppers in 1992 when he became uncomfortable with the bands epic success. In 1998, the Chili Peppers were coming off a huge disappointment from their album One Last Minute, which failed to live up to its predecessor, … Continue Reading