Originally Posted by da cheese walks
Chad Smith is an amazing drummer!!All you have to do is listen to early RHCP stuff an youll just be blown away.....one song that you have to hear its so insane and has some brilliant ghost notes and triplets throughout it is "Instrumental #1"...not hard drumming but the way it fits the bass line is incredible!so cool....hes one of the Funkiest drummers out there......class!but i do agree that the new RHCPs stuff is just losing its touch....they used to do stuff with such raw energy,but now theyve become pretty respectable mature guys...its just lost that insanity!!!
Well they have grown up too :)
It's normal that as they get older, they would want to try out a different approach to music. And i really like the Chili's nowadays, they still have great songs.