MENTAL MACHINE MUSIC

Plus collaboration with Public Enemy revealed exclusively on nme.com...

Rage Against The Machine play their first headlining UK gig for more than three years at London WC2 Astoria on September 13.

At the gig, one of only three in the world the band are due to play this year, they will be introducing songs from their third, as-yet-untitled album due for release in November. Tickets go on sale from September 4 from the venue box office at ’10 each.

Meanwhile, Public Enemy have revealed they are to work with RATM on a new version of ‘Prophets Of Rage’ which originally featured on PE’s classic 1988 album ‘It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back’. Chuck D announced the project during a live chat last week on nme.com. Click here to read a transcript of the chat.