July 29, 2015

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10 Legendary Lollapalooza Sets Through the Years

#1Rage Against the Machine: July 18, 1992, Philadelphia

Pissed off by Tipper Gore’s infamous Parents Music Resource Center pushing for music to be labeled “Parental Advisory,” Rage protested this censorship loud and clear in Philly on the Lollapalooza 1993 tour. They stood totally naked onstage for 15 minutes, with the letters P M R C spelled out across their four chests, and black duct tape over their mouths. They made the biggest statement of all by being seen and not heard. –Jessica Letkemann

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