”Remember irrespective of the stance, only artists that truly care and are impassioned will risk alienating their base for what they consider the truth,” Serj writes. ”Our dilemma and possible fallacy is that we have two in one band.”
”You are being agitated into a frenzy, divided, and then placated,” John Dolmayan says. ”No real changes will be instituted except that many of you will be even more dependent on the government you so adamantly oppose.”
Rage Against the Machine were scheduled to begin their reunion tour in TX on March 26, but their dates through May 20 have now been postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, which probably leaves guitarist Tom Morello with some extra time on his hands for playlist-making.
The 2020 lineup of TFF also includes documentaries on Ronnie Wood, DMX, Serj Tankian, Banksy, Ricky Powell, Pharrell, Yung Lean, Harry Belafonte, plus the NYC premiere of Pete Davidson's The King of Staten Island and more.