Like a Stone is the second single from Audioslave's 2002 self-titled debut album, Audioslave released in 2003. The song is based around a simple guitar riff, and features one of guitarist Tom Morello's trademark high-pitched solos.
It is the most successful single released from the album, having peaked at #1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, #1 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, and #31 on the Billboard Hot 100…
On a cobweb afternoon
In a room full of emptiness
By a freeway I confess
I was lost in the pages