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AUDIOSLAVE Get Political In Their Own Way

Launch Radio Networks reports: Although AUDIOSLAVE features three former members of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE, AUDIOSLAVE's music has stayed away from the heavy political content of RAGE's songs. But bassist Tim Commerford told Launch that he feels AUDIOSLAVE's involvement in events like its recent trip to Cuba has made the band more politically active than ...

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Out of Exile - AUDIOSLAVE

If "Out of Exile" proves anything, it certainly confirms the commitment of the four members of AUDIOSLAVE to being a real band and not just the "supergroup" that they were hyped as when the combination of SOUNDGARDEN singer Chris Cornell with the three non-singing members of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE was first announced back in ...

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AUDIOSLAVE: Cuba Performance Filmed For Upcoming DVD

AUDIOSLAVE's history-making performance in Havana, Cuba on May 6 was captured by a camera crew for a future DVD. Also filmed were the band's visits to historic sites around the city. About 60,000 rock-starved fans cheered, cried and sang along as AUDIOSLAVE became the first American rock group to play Cuba. AUDIOSLAVE attracted the largest ...

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AUDIOSLAVE And 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' To Take Over Hollywood

Rock behemoth AUDIOSLAVE is set to deliver their powerful sound to the heart of Los Angeles when the group shuts down Hollywood Boulevard for an outdoor performance to be broadcast exclusively on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on May 18. The band's notoriously explosive live show is expected to attract as many as 10,000 fans eager ...

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AUDIOSLAVE To Rock Cuba

Supergroup AUDIOSLAVE are set to become the first U.S. rock band to perform outdoors in Cuba, sharing the stage with their Cuban music counterparts. The group, currently touring in support of their upcoming sophomore release, "Out of Exile", accommodated their touring schedule to be able to give a special performance May 6 at La Tribuna ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Says Past Experiences Help Keep AUDIOSLAVE Together

Launch Radio Networks reports: AUDIOSLAVE vocalist Chris Cornell says that, unlike some other rock "supergroups," there were no concerns about AUDIOSLAVE being able to stay together. Cornell told Launch that the quartet's past histories as members of SOUNDGARDEN and RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE helped them become more mature and mellow in their current association. "We ...

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AUDIOSLAVE: North American Support Act Announced

According to Billboard.com, support for AUDIOSLAVE's upcoming North American tour will come from singer/songwriter JONNY POLONSKY, who last year released his first album since 1996, "The Power of Sound". AUDIOSLAVE will begin a five-week North American tour April 14 in Las Vegas. The quartet of former SOUNDGARDEN frontman Chris Cornell and former RAGE ...

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