1. Zack de la Rocha

    Zack de la Rocha

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  2. Zack de la Rocha Pens Poem For Occupy Wall Street

    November 16, 2011 5:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Zack de la Rocha is rarely silent on social and political issues, be it in his activism or his music with Rage Against The Machine and One Day As A Lion. Following the government evacuation of New York's Zuccotti Park (the site of Occupy Wall S ...

  3. Down With the Clown: ICP Gathering of the Juggalos Diary, Day 3

    August 14, 2011 4:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 Editor's Note: To describe the Insane Clown Posse's Gathering of the Juggalos as one of the more outrageous music festivals is, perhaps, an understatement. To fully grasp the infamy surrounding the fest and the entire Juggalo subculture, o ...

  4. Los Tigres del Norte Q&A: On Going 'Unplugged,' Narcocorridos, & Being Rock Stars

    June 17, 2011 4:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 The latest "Unplugged" special by bilingual channel MTV TR3s stars Los Tigres del Norte (The Tigers of the North), the icons of Mexican norteño music who have long sung about heroes, anti-heroes and immigration and political concerns. Havi ...

  5. Marc Anthony, Los Tigres del Norte Top Latin Chart Debuts

    June 02, 2011 1:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 L os Tigres del Norte's "MTV Unplugged," a daring set that brings pop and rock to the regional Mexican stars' traditional norteño music, debuts at No. 3 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart this week. The "Unplugged&qu ...

  6. Billboard Bits: Usher Talks Kicky Fan, Miles Davis Biopic News

    December 16, 2010 7:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Usher 'Got a Good Laugh' From Fan's Kick to Face During a concert at Madison Square Garden on Monday, a fan accidentally kicked Usher in the face after bei ...

  7. BACKBEAT: Drake, Janelle Monae, Sid Bernstein, Rodrigo y Gabriela and many more!

    August 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT AT&T held its Launch Party for the new BlackBerry Torch on August 11th in Los Angeles. The attendees, including Glee’s Lea Michele and Good Charlotte’s Joel Madden, were entertained by a set from Young Money recording artist Drake. Drake (cent ...

  8. Santana, De La Rocha Electrify L.A. At Huerta Benefit Gig

    August 16, 2010 6:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 On the night of Friday the 13th, Carlos Santana electrified the audience at Los Angeles' Greek Theater with his signature guitar solos. But the show was no ordinary Santana gig: the thousands in attendance were even on their feet and singing lo ...

  9. Lady Gaga Protests Arizona Immigration Law at Phoenix Concert

    August 02, 2010 1:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga spoke out against SB 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration law, at her Monster Ball tour stop in Phoenix this weekend, mincing no words as she told thousands of her screaming fans to "actively protest prejudice and injustice ...

  10. Ozomatli, Taboo Raise 'Voces Unidas' Against SB 1070

    July 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Days before Rage Against the Machine’s Zack de la Rocha joined Conor Oberst to announce a July 23 concert to support the fight against Arizona’s new immigration enforcement law, a Latin music concert protesting the same law drew several thousand p ...

  11. Conor Oberst Pens Open Letter To Arizona Promoter Charlie Levy

    July 02, 2010 12:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bright Eyes' mainman Conor Oberst has been an outspoken advocate for Zack de la Rocha's Sound Strike effort , joining fellow musicians and artists in a campaign to compel the state of Arizona to repeal its controversial immigration law. Ry ...

  12. Zack de la Rocha Ups the Rage Against Arizona Immigration Law

    June 28, 2010 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 R age Against the Machine frontman Zack de la Rocha is stepping up his campaign to compel the state of Arizona to repeal its controversial immigration law. In addition to adding Ry Cooder , Nine Inch Nails , and comedian Chris Rock to the growing li ...

  13. Zack de la Rocha Ups the Rage Against Arizona Immigration Law

    June 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rage Against the Machine frontman Zack de la Rocha is stepping up his campaign to compel the state of Arizona to repeal its controversial immigration law. In addition to adding Ry Cooder, Nine Inch Nails, and comedian Chris Rock to the growing lis ...

  14. Rage Against the Machine, Michael Moore Lead Arizona Boycott

    May 26, 2010 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rage Against the Machine lead singer Zack de la Rocha has enlisted dozens of musicians and activists to join The Sound Strike, an open call by artists to boycott the state of Arizona over its recently passed immigration law. The law passed by the Ar ...

  15. Rage Against the Machine, Michael Moore Lead Arizona Boycott

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rage Against the Machine lead singer Zack de la Rocha has enlisted dozens of musicians and activists to join the Sound Strike, an open call by artists to boycott the state of Arizona over its recently passed immigration law. The law passed by the ...

  16. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, whose languishing career made a spectacular comeback with her 2000 release, "Paulina," is the big winner at the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo Latino Mus 2001 - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, w ...

  17. Zack De La Rocha Resurfaces With Debut EP

    July 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first tipped here last September, Rage Against The Machine frontman Zack De La Rocha is finally releasing his first batch of solo material. As first tipped here last September, Rage Against The Machine frontman Zack De La Rocha is finally releasi ...

  18. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, whose languishing career made a spectacular comeback with her 2000 release, "Paulina," is the big winner at the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo Latino Mus 2001 - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, w ...

  19. R.E.M., Van Halen Lead Rock Hall's '07 Class

    March 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminent American rock combos R.E.M. and Van Halen, punk poet Patti Smith, pioneering hip-hop outfit Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five and influential girl group the Ronettes were inducted into th Eminent American rock combos R.E.M. and Van Hale ...

  20. Rage, Wu-Tang Team For Three Summer Shows

    February 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Reprising their aborted, controversial 1997 tour pairing, Rage Against The Machine and the Wu-Tang Clan will play three shows together this summer. Reprising their aborted, controversial 1997 tour pairing, Rage Against The Machine and the Wu-Tang Cl ...

  21. Cornell Splits Audioslave, Covers Michael Jackson

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Chris Cornell has split Audioslave, the band he formed with three former members of Rage Against The Machine, due to unspecified "irresolvable personality conflicts as well as musical differences," ac Chris Cornell has split Audioslave, th ...

  22. Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers Sign On For Coachella

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will lead the lineup for the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage A ...

  23. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1992 - </b>Country music singer Lynn Anderson is released from jail in Nashville after serving a two-day contempt of court sentence for swearing at her former husband in front of their teenage chil 2001 - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, ...

  24. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1992 - </b>Country music singer Lynn Anderson is released from jail in Nashville after serving a two-day contempt of court sentence for swearing at her former husband in front of their teenage chil 2001 - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, ...

  25. Bizkit Bum-Rushing Stores With 'Truth'

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Never known for shying away from new approaches to promoting his music, Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst has spent the last week encouraging fans to spread an MP3 of "The Truth," the first single from the gro Never known for shying away from ...

  26. Hot Product

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fahrenheit/Tell The Truth Rock Against Bush This week brings a bonanza of items related to Michael Moore's documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11," including the film's DVD release and two accompanying albums. In addition to a soundtrack o ...

  27. Moore Compiles Music That Inspired 'Fahrenheit'

    September 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Due Oct. 5, "Songs and Artists That Inspired Fahrenheit 9/11" boasts cuts by Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, System Of A Down, Pearl Jam and the Clash, among others. On the same day Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" is release ...

  28. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, whose languishing career made a spectacular comeback with her 2000 release, "Paulina," is the big winner at the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo Lat 2001 - Mexican singer Paul ...

  29. R.E.M. Begins Rehearsals With New Drummer

    May 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R.E.M. is in the midst of preparations for its upcoming world tour, and according to a post by frontman Michael Stipe on the group's official Web site, the band has already rehearsed 70 songs. The tou R.E.M. is in the midst of preparations for ...

  30. Kravitz, Armstrong Join Anti-War Chorus

    March 25, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong and Lenny Kravitz have joined the ranks of musicians airing their anti-war sentiments in song. Each has made available a track for free download; an MP3 of Armstrong's Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong ...

  31. R.E.M. Unwraps 'The Final Straw'

    March 25, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Following the lead of the Beastie Boys, John Mellencamp, and DJ Shadow and Zack de la Rocha, R.E.M. has posted a new anti-war song on its official Web site. Following the lead of the Beastie Boys , John Mellencamp , and DJ Shadow and Zack de la Roch ...

  32. De La Rocha, DJ Shadow 'March' Against War

    March 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Rage Against The Machine frontman Zack de la Rocha and mixmaster DJ Shadow have added their voices of protest against the U.S. led war against Iraq in a new song, "March of Death." The cut was Former Rage Against The Machine frontma ...

  33. After A Rough Start, Audioslave Prepares To Cruise

    November 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted and expanded from the magazine for Billboard.com. If someone were to draft a how-to manual on forming a rock supergroup, it might behoove them to take note of the lessons learned by Audioslave this year. The in-your-wildest-dreams quartet ...

  34. This Day in Music

    October 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Mexican singer Paulina Rubio, whose languishing career made a spectacular comeback with her 2000 release, ""Paulina,"" is the big winner at the third annual El Premio de la Gente Ritmo L 2001 - Mexican s ...

  35. Poll: Fans Split On Rage's Future

    April 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's no quick remedy fans can offer the remaining members of Rage Against The Machine now that former Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell has exited the picture, according to a Billboard.com poll. There's no quick remedy fans can offer the ...

  36. Cornell Quitting Post-Rage Project?

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Chris Cornell has left the new, as-yet-unnamed band he formed with Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello, Brad Wilk, and Tim Commerford, according to reports. The surprising news comes just days afte Chris Cornell has left the new, as-yet-unna ...

  37. Blackalicious' 'Arrow' Spears De La Rocha, Harper

    March 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Underground hip-hop duo Blackalicious, comprised of lyricist the Gift of Gab and DJ/producer Chief Xcel, has drafted a stellar lineup of guests for its MCA debut, "Blazing Arrow," due April 30. The se Underground hip-hop duo Blackalicious, ...

  38. Billboard Bits: Spitfire, Big Head Todd, VMAs

    September 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Spitfire Tour, Big Head Todd, VMAs Ambitious political rapper Michael Franti, former Dead Kennedy frontman Jello Biafra, former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic, and singer/songwriter Jill Sobule are among those slated to appear on the fourth ...

  39. Cornell, Rage To Record Studio Album

    May 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ex-Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell is about to begin work on a studio album with the three remaining members of Rage Against the Machine, according to published reports. The album will feature a Ex-Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell is abou ...

  40. Billboard Goes Backstage At The Grammys

    February 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard goes behind the scenes of the 43rd annual Grammys to find out what the evening's big winners -- including Steely Dan, Rage Against The Machine, Faith Hill, and Toni Braxton -- have in store. Billboard reporters Larry Flick, Gail Mitch ...

  41. Billboard Bits: Ivy, Backstreet Boys, Company Flow

    February 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Ivy, Fountains Of Wayne, Backstreet Boys, Company Flow, Zack De La Rocha, Verve Pipe New York-based pop act Ivy has signed with Nettwerk for North American distribution after failing to renegotiate with Sony/550 Music. Led by French-born Dom ...

  42. Rage's 'Renegades' Leads Platinum Charge

    January 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rage Against The Machine's "Renegades" (Epic), the band's final album with singer Zack De La Rocha, has been certified gold and platinum by the Recording Industry Association Of America (RIAA). Releas Rage Against The Machine ...