Audioslave 2003 Concert Photographs
Audioslave photos , all images ©chad lee photography.
Audioslave March 26, 2003
Audioslave the American rock supergroup was formed in in 2001. The four-piece band consisted of Chris Cornell, Rage Against the Machine members Tom Morello , Tim Commerford , and Brad Wilk . Critics first described Audioslave as a combination of Soundgarden and Rage Against the Machine. but by the band’s second album, it was noted that they had established a separate identity.their sound was created by blending 1970s hard rock with 1990s alternative rock. Moreover, Morello incorporated his well-known, unconventional guitar solos into the mix. members prided themselves that all sounds on their albums were produced using only guitar, bass, drums, and vocals.
with its six years of existence, Audioslave released three albums, received three Grammy nominations. selling more than 8 million records worldwide. becoming the first American rock band to perform an open-air concert in Cuba. they disbanded in February 2007 when Cornell issued a statement announcing that he was leaving the band “due to irresolvable personality conflicts. also citing musical differences. 2007 Rage Against the Machine reunion and tour involving the rest of the band and solo albums released by Morello and Cornell cemented the demise . January 20, 2017, after announcing their reunion, Audioslave performed together for the first time in over a decade.