Tag Archives: Rage Against the Machine

Guitar Hero Live unveils initial set list

Posted by on May 12, 2015

A month or so ago, everyone got pretty excited when it was announced that first Rock Band and then Guitar Hero were being revived for next-gen systems. Then a screen shot on Guitar Hero’s Facebook page showed 10 songs that were a bit polarizing. And by “a bit polarizing,” we mean “everyone hated it.” A […]

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Listen to Stone Sour covers EP while they plot the next two

Posted by on April 29, 2015

Stone Sour like playing covers – that much has been established. First we heard them take on a Metal Church for the horror film that author and frontman Corey Taylor appeared in. Then they followed that up by announcing a Record Store Day-only EP, Meanwhile In Burbank… That EP had covers of Alice In Chains, […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Heaviest SNL Musical Guests

Posted by on February 15, 2015

Since launching in 1975, Saturday Night Live has become a mainstay for comedy. And while the live TV sketch show is renowned for its timely and sometimes politically incorrect satire, it’s also been revered for its musical performances from rising stars and music legends. Granted, SNL’s music guest often lean towards more mainstream acts, but […]

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Rage Against The Machine bassist Tim Commerford recalls MTV VMA’s, disses Limp Bizkit

Posted by on February 11, 2015

Rage Against The Machine bassist Tim Commerford’s on-stage stunt at the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards, while well-documented and often appreciated by rock and metal fans, is only considered #10 on Rolling Stone’s list of 31 Most Outrageous MTV VMA Moments of All Time (just behind Miley Cyrus’ “twerking incident”). For years, many have thought […]

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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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