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He idolized guitarist Hillel Slovak—familiarizing himself with virtually all the guitar and bass parts from the Chili Peppers' first three records.He became acquainted with Slovak; the two spoke months before Slovak's death and Frusciante's subsequent joining:... That's great about the band, the audience feels no different from the band at all.' There was this real kind of historical vibe at their shows, none of the frustration that runs through the audience when they jump around and can't get out of their seat. I'd get so excited that I'd flip around the slam pit the whole time.Like many young people in the area, he became intimately involved in the L. By ten, he had taught himself how to play most of (GI)'s songs.He has stated that he did not really know what he was doing, and that he would play every chord with a single-finger barre.
His father, John Sr., is a Juilliard-trained pianist, and his mother Gail was a promising vocalist who gave up her career to be a stay-at-home mother. At nine he was infatuated with the Germs, wearing out several copies of their record (GI).
Hillel asked me, 'Would you still like the Chilis if they got so popular they played the Forum? I really felt like a part of the band, and all the sensitive people in the audience did too. They often jammed together, and Peligro invited his friend Flea (bassist of Red Hot Chili Peppers) to join.
Frusciante became friends with former Dead Kennedys drummer D. Frusciante and Flea developed a musical chemistry immediately, with Flea later acknowledging that might have been the day he first played the bass riff to "Nobody Weird Like Me".
2006 saw the release of his fifth and final album with the Chili Peppers, Stadium Arcadium.
In 2009, Frusciante released The Empyrean, which features Flea and Josh Klinghoffer, and announced he had again parted ways with the Chili Peppers.