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United States -- World Wide Rebel Tour [Bobby Roth]
Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello is using May Day to release a documentary titled World Wide Rebel Tour. The film features Morello’s performances and an interview. He actually went above and beyond and created 42 different versions specific to different countries and has it dubbed in 30 different languages. Their not all the same, he actually has specific content for each country with some content being exclusive to each particular country. Morello brings in some other rock stars to help out including Serj Tankian facilitating the questions for an Armenian audience and Sen Dog of Cypress Hill asking questions for a Cuban audience. Interested? Check out WorldWideRebelTour.com.
Planning on heading to Mayhem July 20th down in St. Louis? Want to hang out with Motorhead and chill in your won VIP tent? Better save up and drop around $600. The band is offering up 20 packages per show. Get more details online. Oh, and there’s also now a Mayhem Cruise. That sets sail through the Caribbean December 7th and will feature Lamb of God, Hatebreed, Machinehead, and Anthrax, to name a few. Tickets for that journey go live this Thursday.
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Remember when the Grammy Awards boiled down the number of categories they’d give awards for? Pretty sure they cut and combined the categories from 109 to 78. Several artists sued the Grammy Awards. For what? The judge is still trying to figure that out as well as he dismissed the lawsuit. One plaintiff, a jazz musician, says he expects a long fight.
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