Gallery: Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith selling his $15M Hamptons mansion (

From grit to glitz. They’ve come a long way since playing L.A.’s down-and-dirty ’70s punk scene. In fact, the famously fancy Hamptons community is about as far removed from the crust and grime of early punk as you can get. Nevertheless, that’s where Chad Smith is beating his own path to real estate riches; the Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer recently put his Montauk waterfront home up for grabs at $15 million.

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