Chad Smith and the Booms have developed quite a bond since the Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer stopped by the Allstate Studio on Monday for a visit.
The relationship began when Boomer invited the rock star to accompany him on his trip to Detroit for the Monday Night Football matchup between the Ravens and Lions. Smith, a Detroit native, jumped at the opportunity and by all indications had a wonderful time with his new big blonde friend.
To show his gratitude, Smith sent over a bag full of gifts for Boomer, which included some bottles of booze, a couple of Led Zeppelin vinyl box sets and a personalized, hand-written card.
So Craig got things started by comparing his radio partner to an octopus, before eventually giving him a thoughtful (unwrapped) Christmas gift, which was an ‘F-Bomb’ paperweight (pictured)…