When Zack de la Rocha left Rage Against the Machine in a well-publicized bout of musical and personal differences in October 2000, his bandmates Tom Morello, Brad Wilk and Tim Commerford didn't waste any time recruiting former Soundgarden belter Chris Cornell and forming the outfit they've unfortunately named Audioslave. They did waste a lot of time making an album, but the band's self-titled debut, finally released last November, rocks like a hurricane that used to concern itself with politics but would rather just be about burning gasoline and stuff now, thank you very much. We called Morello on tour in Tokyo and raged with... More >>>