Back on! Tom Morello's performance at the National Nurses United rally, which was originally set to take place on May 18 at Chicago's Daley Plaza during the NATO summit, will go on as planned. The guitarist deemed it a victory the city, free speech and rock 'n' roll. There was a bureaucratic snafu earlier this week, with city officials getting involved and trying to force the demonstration to move elsewhere by revoking the required permit.
Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello has proven to be one of rock's biggest supporters of the 'Occupy' movement. On May 1, the movement held 'May Day,' where supporters united on the streets of New York City to remind the world of their numbers and continued presence throughout NYC.
In the aftermath of Rush Limbaugh's controversial rant regarding Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke, sponsors and musicians alike have been cutting ties with his popular radio show. Now, the controversial radio host has caught the wrath of Rage Against the Machine, who didn't mince words when demanding Limbaugh stop using their music.
Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello performed several songs with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' last night (March 2) and it was quite the onstage collaboration. It was a collision of hard rock and classic rock and the result was nothing short of explosive. Out late on a Friday night or catching up on Zs after a long week and therefore missed the performance? Don't fret. We've got footage below for you to enjoy.