Axman

Album: How To Become Clairvoyant (2011)

Songfacts®:

  • Robbie Robertson invited a new generation of players to join him on his fifth solo album, How To Become Clairvoyant, and this song finds Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello guesting. "I was so impressed when Tom performed 'Tom Joad' with Bruce Springsteen at the Hall of Fame's 25th anniversary concert. He gets amazing noises out of his guitar," said Robertson.

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