Rage Against the Machine is the eponymous debut studio album by American rock band Rage Against the Machine, released on November 3, 1992 by Epic Records. The album peaked at number 1 on the US Billboard Heatseekers chart and number 45 on the US Billboard 200. The cover features a photo of the self-immolation of Thích Quảng Đức, a Vietnamese Buddhist monk, in Saigon in 1963. The monk was protesting President Ngô Đình Diệm's administration for oppressing the Buddhist religion.
Rage Against the Machine (also known as RATM or just Rage) is an American rap metal band from Los Angeles, California. Formed in 1991, the group consisted of rapper and vocalist Zack de la Rocha, bassist and backing vocalist Tim Commerford, guitarist Tom Morello and drummer Brad Wilk. They draw inspiration from early heavy metal instrumentation, as well as hip hop acts such as Afrika Bambaataa,Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys and Dutch crossover band Urban Dance Squad. In 2003, the album was ranked number 368 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. The band did not release a follow-up record until 1996, with Evil Empire. The band's third album, The Battle of Los Angeles, followed in 1999, and in 2003, the album was ranked number 426 on the same list.
Rage Against the Machine is known to many as one of the best alternative rock bands and one of the best rap rock bands. Formed in Los Angeles in the early '90s after Zack de la Rocha, guitarist Tom Morello and the rest of Rage left their respective, struggling Los Angeles bands, RATM released their self-titled debut and created their own genre. Rage Against the Machine.
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Probably the first album to successfully merge the seemingly disparate sounds of rap and heavy metal, Rage Against the Machine's self-titled debut was groundbreaking enough when released in 1992, but many would argue that it has yet to be surpassed in terms of influence and sheer brilliance - though countless bands have certainly tried. This is probably because the uniquely combustible creative relationship between guitar wizard Tom Morello and literate rebel vocalist Zack de la Rocha could only burn this bright, this once.
Album · 1992 · 10 Songs. Fueled by frontman Zack de la Rocha's rap-a-tat mic attack, Rage Against the Machine's debut album is a master class in mashing hip-hop with hard rock. four-piece piles on pummeling rhythms and slicing guitar grooves, topping them with incendiary lyrics that give power back to the people. Key to this manifesto is the rugged "Know Your Enemy," which drafts Tool's Maynard James Keenan for an all-out assault on the American Dream. Rage Against the Machine Rage Against the Machine.