By Robyn Collins
Tom Morello, famed guitarist for Rage Against the Machine, is going on tour with his new supergroup Prophets of Rage.
Cypress Hill’s B-Real, Public Enemy’s Chuck D and DJ Lord, and Rage Against the Machine’s Tim Commerford and Brad Wilk round out the group. Morello said they are going to “Ragify the music of Cypress Hill and Public Enemy.”
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Morello acknowledged that Cypress Hill and Public Enemy were huge influences on the music that Rage Against the Machine made, in a new interview with The Wall Street Journal. Morello also revealed that the band is working on new music.
Prophets will hit the road this summer in what’s billed as the Make America Rage Again tour.