Tag Archives: Rage Against the Machine

Tom Morello to start work on a new record

Posted by on June 24, 2015

After two years of working and touring with Bruce Springsteen (including three hour performances with “The Boss”), former Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave guitarist Tom Morello says he’s ready to start work on his next project. Said Morello on his plans after working with Springsteen for so long: “Now I’m making a big, solo rock record. A big […]

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Angry music scientifically proven to make you happy

Posted by on June 22, 2015

I think it’s pretty safe to assume that, as a reader here on this page, your music tastes are skewed towards the more aggressive side of the spectrum. “Extreme” is one of the founding principals and driving forces behind the genre, and it just may have been scientifically proven that “angry” music can make you […]

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Ozzy Osbourne playing with two big guitarists

Posted by on June 19, 2015

Maybe Ozzy Osbourne is touring this fall after all? On Halloween night he’ll be headlining the Voodoo Music and Arts Experience in New Orleans, LA, and he’ll have a pretty solid band behind him. Joining Ozzy for the Saturday night gig will be Black Sabbath bandmate and bassist Geezer Butler. Then, throw in a pair of legendary guitarists in Tom Morello […]

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Guitar Hero Live to feature exclusive Avenged Sevenfold tracks, more songs listed

Posted by on June 18, 2015

Initially, when Guitar Hero announced its track listing for their franchise reboot Guitar Hero Live, people weren’t too happy. We contributed to the general disdain of disappointed metal fans everywhere (but mostly on Facebook) when we revealed that the tracks on this particular roster would include an interesting array of songs from Ed Sheeran to even […]

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This kid playing Rage Against the Machine on Guitar Hero is the best thing ever

Posted by on June 12, 2015

Want to know why the Internet rules? Because of random things on Reddit. Sure, there are some awful things  to be found on there, but then you find something like a 2 year-old “playing” Rage Against the Machine’s “Bulls on Parade” on Guitar Hero. There are a number of things that rule about this clip uploaded […]

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33 injured after lightning strikes at Rock am Ring, Parkway Drive cover RATM

Posted by on June 8, 2015

To say that Germany’s Rock am Ring festival went off without a hitch this past weekend would be a lie. In fact, 33 people were injured after two lightning strikes at the festival. Both took place in the early morning hours on Saturday momrning, in Mendig, western Germany. The first strike happened in the backstage […]

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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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