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The Mansion is a mansion owned by famed music producer Rick Rubin in Los Angeles, built in 1918. After recording the Red Hot Chili Peppers' Blood Sugar Sex Magik with considerable ease and comfortablility, Rubin decided to record many of the albums he has produced here, including; the Red Hot Chili Peppers' Stadium Arcadium, Audioslave's Out of Exile, The Mars Volta's De-Loused in the Comatorium, and Linkin Park's Minutes To Midnight Frederick Jay Rubin (born March 10, 1963 in Lido Beach, New York) is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American record producer. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1983. ... Blood Sugar Sex Magik (sometimes written BloodSugarSexMagik or BSSM) is the fifth album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. ... Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1983. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Audioslave was an alternative/hard rock supergroup that consisted of the instrumentalists of Rage Against the Machine: Tom Morello (guitar), Tim Commerford (bass and back-up vocals) and Brad Wilk (drums), together with Chris Cornell of Soundgarden (lead vocals and rhythm guitar) as their lead singer. ... Out of Exile is the second album by American rock band Audioslave, first released on May 23, 2005 internationally and a day later in the United States. ... The Mars Volta is an American rock group founded by Cedric Bixler-Zavala, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Isaiah Ikey Owens and Jeremy Michael Ward. ... Alternate cover Alternate cover found on certain limited editions and on the reverse side of original cover De-Loused in the Comatorium is the first LP and concept album by the progressive rock band The Mars Volta. ... Linkin Park is a band from Agoura Hills, California. ... Singles from Minutes to Midnight Released: April 2, 2007 Released: August 20, 2007[1] Special Edition Cover Super Fan Edition Cover For other uses, see Minutes to Midnight (disambiguation). ...

Since 1991, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have returned to the mansion on numerous occasions; the tracks "Fortune Faded" and "Save the Population" on the Red Hot Chili Peppers 2003 Greatest Hits compilation, and more recently, the group's 2006 album, Stadium Arcadium were recorded in the mansion. The mansion can also be seen on the Red Hot Chili Peppers' Funky Monks DVD (released 1991). Single cover Fortune Faded is a song by the Red Hot Chili Peppers. ... Greatest Hits is the Red Hot Chili Peppers second compilation album released on November 18, 2003 by Warner Bros. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Funky Monks is the title of a 1991 documentary (also the title of a song from the 1991 album Blood Sugar Sex Magik) about the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers and the recording of their chart-topping 1991 major label debut album Blood Sugar Sex Magik which was produced...

In the 1960s and 70s many famous artists such as Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Jimi Hendrix and The Beatles stayed there. Sir Michael Phillip Mick Jagger CBE (born July 26, 1943) is an English rock musician, actor, songwriter, record and film producer and businessman. ... David Bowie (IPA: []) (born David Robert Jones on 8 January 1947) is an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger and audio engineer. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... The White Album, see The Beatles (album). ...

The house was previously owned by Harry Houdini, who lived there in the 1920s after the previous owners vacated due to the death of a man who fell from the balcony. Harry Houdini (March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926), born Erich Weisz, was a Hungarian-American magician, escapologist, stunt performer, as well as an investigator of spiritualists, and an amateur aviator. ...

Haunting rumors

The mansion is rumored to be haunted. Artists such as the Mars Volta's Cedric Bixler Zavala have reported doors opening when they are known to have been previously closed. Zavala also cited one room, the bell tower, that the band chose to avoid whilst living there. Cedric Bixler_Zavala from The Mars Volta onstage in San Francisco, 2002 Occupation: Lead singer of The Mars Volta Date of Birth: November 4, 1974 in Redwood City, CA Band History Phantasmagoria The Dregtones The Fall on Deaf Ears At The Drive-In De Facto The Mars Volta About Cedric Raised...

The nine-piece heavy metal band Slipknot reported experiencing a number of unusual events whilst living there during the recording of their album, Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses). Singer Corey Taylor claimed to have had an unsettling experience in the basement and subsequently never went down there again. Heavy metals, in chemistry, are chemical elements of a particular range of atomic weights. ... Slipknot (sometimes typeset as SlipKnoT to fit their logo) are a band consisting of nine members from Des Moines, Iowa. ... Corey Todd Taylor (born December 8, 1973 in Des Moines, Iowa) is the lead vocalist for Slipknot, a nine-piece nu-metal band and founding member for hard rock band Stone Sour. ...

It is rumored that the house has been haunted since 1918, when the son of a furniture store owner pushed his homosexual lover from the balcony. The mansion is actually built on the grounds of the old mansion which burned down in the late 50's and was never rebuilt. Until years later to be used as a recording arts studio. Also during the recording of Blood Sugar Sex Magik some things happened. Consequently, drummer Chad Smith chose to not live in the house during the recording. Blood Sugar Sex Magik (sometimes written BloodSugarSexMagik or BSSM) is the fifth album by American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. ... Chad Smith (born on October 25, 1961 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA) is the drummer of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. ...

Recordings at the Mansion

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