Rage Against The Machine bassist and former Audioslave member Tim Commerford has formed a new punk and hardcore-influenced band – WAKRAT. In addition to Commerford who sings and plays bass, the group consists of drummer Mathias Wakrat and guitarist Laurent Grangeon. “I am as excited about Wakrat and what we’re doing musically as I was […]
Rolling Stone is premiering “Mountain Lion,” the electrifying new video from FUTURE USER, the new project from Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave bassist Tim Commerford. “Mountain Lion” is the fourth video from Future User, but the first to reveal Commerford as the band’s frontman/bassist. Previous videos featured Commerford as a mask-wielding character named S.W.I.M., which stands for Someone Who […]
The year 2010 saw Soundgarden – Chris Cornell, Kim Thayil, Ben Shepherd and Matt Cameron – reuniting after a 13-year absence to a thunderous roar. As promised, the band have now announced that they’ll be releasing their first-ever collection of live tracks on March 22, 2011 through UMe. Titled Live on I5 – a reference to the Interstate […]
Fresh off the reunion of Soundgarden in 2010, singer-guitarist Chris Cornell is going back to basics with an acoustic tour this spring. The solo tour will be Cornell’s first, although it follows up two acoustic concerts that took place about a year ago in Los Angeles. The Songbook Tour will feature Cornell playing songs from […]
Soundgarden have just released their first new music video in over 10 years for the song “Black Rain,” which is available on the upcoming career retrospective album Telephantasm, in-stores 9/28. The sci-fi leaning animated video was directed by Brendan Small, creator of the animated metal show, Metalocalypse. You can watch the video at this location or check […]
Icon vs. Icon recently caught up with actor/musician Michael Lombardi to discuss Apache Stone’s self-titled album, the band’s upcoming tour, what he has learned from Denis Leary, and his experiences on the set of FX’s critically acclaimed series ‘Rescue Me’.