Rage Against the Machine to Re-Release 20th Anniversary Editions of Debut Album, Demos & Live Footage


I’m usually onboard the U.S.S. Cynic when it comes to bands re-releasing material. High chance is, if we’re fans, we probably own the albums, t-shirts and commemorative underwear already, so what are we doing going out to buy remasters that more often than not end up taking away a degree of charm from the original [...]

Listen: Tom Morello, Tim Ilrath, Serj Tankian & Occupy Wall Street – ‘We Are The 99%’


Rage Against the Machine, Rise Against and System of a Down have all been, at some point, big names in politically-charged rock, and up until now, one could only guess as to what would happen if members of all three bands got together – either society would collapse or some kick-ass tunes would be created. [...]

Watch: Rage Against the Machine’s Full Set at L.A. Rising


About a month ago, L.A. Rising brought us performances from some huge names in the music world. From Muse to Immortal Technique, it was a brief but incredible festival that caused a lot of heads to turn. Out of all the acts, however, the most impressive was Rage Against the Machine. Their raw brutality and [...]

Tom Morello’s Creative New Comic


Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave’s Tom Morello will be releasing a new comic titled Orchid in October. The ever creative Morello is not only writing the comic; he will be composing and recording a song to play as the soundtrack for each issue. A 16-year-old prostitute realizes she is meant for something greater in this [...]

Rage Against The Machine Announces L.A. Show Date


Los Angeles based fans of political rockers Rage Against The Machine take note; according to MTV.com, Coachella’s official Facebook page has announced the band will be playing in the city on Saturday 30th July alongside Muse and Rise Against, with many more acts to be announced. The show will be the band’s first since they [...]

Rage Against The Machine Gets All Political

Rage Against The Machine will reunite for a one-night-only stage show that will surely take you back to your  angrier days. In response to Arizona’s anti-immigration law, SB 1070, the politics-fueled, literate, rap-rock progenitors will perform together at the Hollywood Palladium on July 23. Though the band officially broke up nearly ten years ago, they [...]

Rage Against The Machine Takes The Number 1 Spot


“Killing in the Name” has won the battle against X-Factor winner, Joe McElderry for UK Christmas Song #1.  This ends the streak of X-Factor winners stealing the Christmas number one spot for the past four years. As we reported last week, Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine supported a facebook campaign in opposition to [...]

Tom Morello Donates Royalties from

In an attempt to outdo Simon Cowell’s latest product, Joe McElderry on the British charts, Rage Against the Machine guitarist, Tom Morello, is endorsing a campaign to make their song, “Killing in the Name” the top UK single.