Tag Archives: Rage Against the Machine

Smashing Pumpkins recruit Brad Wilk for live shows

Posted by on November 18, 2014

Smashing Pumpkins (guess they dropped the “The”) have a new album coming out, Monuments to an Elegy, on December 9th. And while it’s not the doom metal album they were teasing, they will be taking to the road in support of it. Although Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee played drums on the entire album, he’s busy with […]

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Ozzy Osbourne hopes Bill Ward can return to Black Sabbath

Posted by on October 23, 2014

In an interview with LoudWire, Ozzy Osbourne speaks of another Black Sabbath album and tour, which leads – of course – to the situation with drummer Bill Ward. Said Osbourne, on what it was like playing together as a band again: “The only down thing was that Bill Ward, the drummer, was not on tour with […]

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Rage Against the Machine get Sock Puppet treatment

Posted by on October 17, 2014

Who hasn’t lost a sock or two in the laundry? Thankfully we have this Sock Puppet video, doing a parody of Rage Against the Machine’s “Killing in the Name,” to help ease our pain. “Rage Against The Washing Machine’s video hits you like a spin cycle of color and intensity. The protest starts with a […]

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Tom Morello, Seattle restaurant trade barbs

Posted by on October 1, 2014

This past weekend, there was a bit of an Audioslave reunion in Seattle, as Tom Morello joined Chris Cornell on stage at a benefit concert. Afterwards, however, the guitarist raged against restaurant 5 Point Cafe after he and his entourage were turned away from the eatery. “Five Point restaurant in Seattle is the WORST. Super […]

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Former Rage Against the Machine Drummer on ‘Letterman’

Posted by on August 29, 2014

Former Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave drummer Brad Wilk was on the Late Show With David Letterman recently, appearing with his new band, The Last Internationale. The NYC band, fronted by Delila Paz and Edgey Pires on guitar, brought drummer Brad Wilk into the mix on the recommendation of former bandmate, guitarist Tom Morello. The band recently released their […]

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Music Vault releases 12,000+ live video recordings on YouTube

Posted by on July 9, 2014

Seemingly overnight, a whopping 12,000 rare live recordings spanning the last 50 years and including some of the biggest names in the entire rock and roll world were released on YouTube yesterday, and they all came from the same place, MusicVault.com’s official YouTube channel. The videos range from recordings of  The Who in 1970 to […]

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Here’s an updated list of how much it costs to book your favorite band

Posted by on June 13, 2014

A few weeks ago, website Priceonomics did some number crunching and found out what it would cost to book a number of bands. At the time, we noted that the math was a little bit off, due to the fact that it was through a third party booking agent. We also noted that some of the […]

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Dead Letter Circus put a new spin on a Rage Against The Machine classic

Posted by on June 2, 2014

If there’s one other Australian band we like to get excited over besides Twelve Foot Ninja, it’s probably Dead Letter Circus. In this case, the band performed a cover of a Rage Against The Machine’s “Killing In The Name,” but it’s really not so much a cover as it is a reinvention of sorts. As […]

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We want some of these metal parody T-shirts

Posted by on May 30, 2014

What can we say? Who WOULDN’T want a parody t-shirt of some of metal’s most famous albums, but featuring classic cartoon and comic book characters? Clothing company Ript Apparel have crafted some pretty amazing T-shirts that no fan of metal or cartoons will want to be without. From a Star Wars/KISS parody, to a Scooby-Doo/Rage […]

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Is Rage Against The Machine caput? Brad Wilk thinks so

Posted by on May 1, 2014

Rage Against The Machine haven’t been the most active band in recent years. They haven’t put out an album since 2000 (which was a covers album) and their last performance was in 2011. If you’ve been hoping for the band to get back together soon, it looks like that isn’t going to happen, and drummer […]

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