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Rage Against the Machine Have Launched a Countdown — But to What?

  • Axl Rosenberg

Something is afoot in the Rage Against the Machine camp.

The rap-metal pioneers have launched a new website, Currently, the site is counting down to June 1. The countdown clock, you will note via the below image, also features the hashtag #TAKETHEPOWERBACK, which, duh, is the title of one of the songs from RATM’s 1992 eponymous debut.

ratm countdown

Meanwhile, posters have begun to spring up featuring the same image and slogan.

Interestingly, “Prophets of Rage” is a also the name of a song from Public Enemy’s 1988 album, It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back, leading to some speculation that there could be a RATM/PE tour brewing.

We should know more soon! ‘Til then, feel free to speculate in the comments section…


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