It's been a year since CHICKENFOOT
released its latest album, "III"
, and fans are already wanting more new music from the supergroup. CHICKENFOOT
drummer Chad Smith
, who is busy touring with his main band, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
, tells VH1 Radio Network
's Dave Basner
that it may be at least twelve months before another CHICKENFOOT
CD sees the light of day.
"I just talked to [singer] Sam
] over the weekend and, you know, [guitarist] Joe
] is busy doing his thing, he does this guitar [tour], G3
or something, with other guitar players, and they go around. He's on tour, he's coming back, I'm going to see him in Oakland next week. And I think he wants to make another solo album and I'm busy through April. [So] maybe next year we'll get together [to start putting together the third CD].""III"
sold 42,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 9 on The Billboard 200 chart. The band's self-titled debut opened with 49,000 units back in June 2009 to debut at No. 6.CHICKENFOOT
's most recent touring lineup included legendary drummer/musician Kenny Aronoff
, who was filling in for Smith
was on the road with RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS