This Weekend: L.A Rising | Interview with Rage Against the Machine’s, Tom Morello

The LA Rising Festival is less than 24 hours away and we are eagerly awaiting Rage Againtst The Machine’s one and only live show this year. If Rage isn’t your thing, the other acts should fill your craving. Other bands on the bill include MUSE, Rise Against, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Immortal Technique, and El Gran Silencio supporting.

In spirit of L.A Rising and In true Venice style, we ran into Tom Morelllo one night outside of Stronghold (moment of silence for our fallen hangout) and got his thoughts on your home and mine. Guess what, he loves it too. Check out the video above.


UPDATE: The Set Times have been announced for those of you lucky enough to have gotten tickets:

1:00pm Doors (GA Floor)
2:00pm Doors (All)
3:00pm El Gran Silencio
4:00pm Immortal Technique
5:20pm Ms. Lauryn Hill
6:50pm Rise Against
8:20pm Muse
10:20pm – 11:50pm Rage Against The Machine

Here’s a little sampler of Tom and the boys warming up for tomorrow’s show.


LA Rising’s Re Education Camp

Over thirty organizations have announced their participation at L.A. Rising’s Re Education Camp. The list of organizations for this one of a kind summit of rock and activism, continues to grow daily. Be sure to stop by the camp to engage in the causes, get involved in the organizations and connect with like minded individuals.Click here to browse all participating organizations.


General Information:

Rage Against the Machine and Goldenvoice present
L.A. Rising
with Rage Against the Machine, Muse, Rise Against, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Immortal Technique and El Gran Silencio
Saturday, July 30th
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Doors 1pm · Music 3pm · All Ages

Tickets available at Ticketmaster locations,, charge by phone (800) 745-3000.
Tickets also available for purchase at Origami Vinyl in Echo Park ($2 surcharge only) or from the Coliseum box office Monday-Friday 10am-6pm.

General Admission Floor Tickets $99* (SOLD OUT)
Reserved Seat Tickets $99* and $69* (AVAILABLE)
* Service and/or handling fees are added to the price of each ticket.

4 ticket limit for GA Floor · 6 ticket limit for Reserved Seating


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