Ahead of the release of his highly anticipated album The Atlas Underground out this Friday, legendary musician Tom Morello has released the latest single from the record, Every Step That I Take feat. Portugal. The Man & Whethan.
The song will get a television performance debut with all three artists on Thursday 11 October on Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Morello kicked off his cross-country “The Atlas Underground Experience” tour last week in New York City, giving fans across North America the chance to share a drink with Tom as he tells behind-the-scenes stories about the making of his forthcoming record with famed collaborators like Marcus Mumford, Portugal. The Man, Gary Clark Jr., Big Boi, Bassnectar, and more. Multiple dates are already sold out.
The Atlas Underground marks the most ambitious artistic effort of Morello’s storied career – which includes being co-founder of Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave and Prophets of Rage – and will be released on October 12 by Sony Music Australia.
Every Step That I Take deals with the haunting voices of fear and love on the steps of the emotional gallows. We are honoured to be partnering with SAVE, a suicide prevention organisation, with this track. You are not alone and there is always help available,” said Morello on the importance of the track.
Further expanding Morello’s commitment to empowering worthy organisations, he will partner with Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE) on this release. SAVE is the leading national nonprofit agency working to prevent suicide through raising public awareness and education, reducing stigma around mental illness and suicide, and serving as a resource for those touched by suicide.