Tom Morello has launched his first-ever solo album beneath his personal identify, entitled The Atlas Underground. As an undisputed rock icon and high guitarist, Morello has led bands like Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave and now Prophets of Rage to success via making music that facilities round uncooked, actual emotion. Now, the Guitar Hero III boss has made it his mission to hitch collectively the power behind rock music along with trendy digital dance music via a collaborative, targeted album.

Enlisting artists from the digital world that encourage him, Morello has created an album that bridges a niche between a technology of those that grew up when rock music was king, and those that have been raised on the top of digital music’s success. For the latter, Morello defined in dialog with Zane Lowe at his Los Angeles cease of The Atlas Underground Experience that his intention with this album is to “inflict” the power of guitars onto the following technology, inspiring future rockstars alongside the way in which. Working with stand-out artists like Knife Party, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, Steve Aoki and Ok.Flay, Morello has created one thing true to himself in its motivations in social justice. Not solely that, however the music succeeds at its intention to make us each rock out and dance.