Contact Us

Tom Morello Signs Up for Occupy Musicians Initiative

Tom Morello
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello has joined an extensive list of artists who have signed up to join Occupy Musicians, a newly-launched online initiative for “sound engineers, sound artists, producers, DJs, instrumentalists, composers, and lyricists” who support the Occupy Movement and its syndicate of protests in cities on all corner of the globe.

“We, the undersigned musicians and all who will join us, support Occupy Wall Street and the Occupy Movement around the world,” reads the simple post on the website for Occupy Musicians, which launched Monday. Other artists who have signed on include members of Sonic Youth and Fugazi, plus Dead Kennedy’s singer Jello Biafra and Lou Reed.

Much like the similarly themed Occupy Writers, Occupy Filmmakers and Occupy Comics initiatives, Occupy Musicians provides an online gathering place for all types of musicians looking to empower the Occupy movement.

Morello already has been an active participant in Occupy, having performed under his the Nightwatchman persona with acoustic sets at Occupy gatherings in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver, Canada, and even England.

Meanwhile, Morello’s RATM bandmate, singer Zack de la Rocha, recently penned a poem in a show of solidarity with Occupy Movement, dedicating it to the protesters whose “courage is changing the world.”

More From Z94

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://z94.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Z94 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Z94 - The Rock Station quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!