Tom Morello Releases New EP Featuring Slash Guest Appearance And Eddie Van Halen Tribute
The release – which also features a cover of Jimi Hendrix’s Voodoo Child – comes after Rage Against The Machine shared their official The Battle Of Mexico City live set on streaming earlier this week, basically meaning that it’s a great time to be a Tom Morello fan right now.
Hey look! We turned those ‘Guitar Hero’ guys into actual guitarists! Get ready to hear @Slash and I battle it out i… https://t.co/1W0z348rL6— Tom Morello (@tmorello) Thu Oct 29 20:09:05 +0000 2020
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As well as paying tribute to Eddie Van Halen on Comandante track Secretariat, Tom said of the 65-year-old following his death that Van Halen’s guitarist was “one of the greatest, most inventive, truly visionary musicians of all time. An unparalleled titan in the annals of rock’n’roll. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for every spectacular note.”
Listen to Comandante in full below:
“Eddie Van Halen was the Mozart of our generation,” reflected Tom Morello at this year’s Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame ceremony.
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