The band made up of ex-members of RATM and Soundgarden play a London show...

New rock supergroup AUDIOSLAVE, the band made up of former RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE

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members, are to play in the UK for the first time in early January.

They will play London Astoria on January 17 one of only two European shows booked so far. The other date sees them in Paris Olympia on January 14. Other dates are set to follow.

Audioslave recently completed two brief headlining slots in New York and Los Angeles for KROQ, the alternative radio station.

The band’s first single ‘Cochise’ is released on January 20.

Meanwhile, rumours are growing that Audioslave will be one of the headliners at next summer’s Carling Weekend at Reading and Leeds festival.

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