The Hold Steady announce new album

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010



Craig Finn and his merry band of indie-rock miscreants known as the Hold Steady are releasing a brand new album for the world to hear called Heaven Is Whenever on May 4th.

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Stone Temple Pilots finish new album

Monday, February 22nd, 2010



There’s gonna be some very happy people who come across this piece of news. Scott Weiland has revealed that his band, Stone Temple Pilots, have finished their brand new album.

reports that the frontman revealed this information while at the Viva Elvis show in Las Vegas over the weekend (see the

RiO!B episode – Feb. 19, 2010

Friday, February 19th, 2010







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Quitting Zyban

Friday, February 19th, 2010

This week’s RiO! Band of the Week has got to be, hands down, the most different type of music ever to win a band battle; quitting zyban. Primarily because the band promotes themselves as a western folk-swing group. Quitting zyban: behold, from Reno, Nevada, the band known as Buster Blue.



When I first came across these guys and put them in the battle I have to admit I was a bit skeptical. I thought that… Read More

RiO!B episode – Feb. 18, 2010

Thursday, February 18th, 2010



Jimi Hendrix: Rock Band a no go

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RiO!B episode – Feb. 18, 2010

Thursday, February 18th, 2010



Jimi Hendrix: Rock Band a no go
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RiO!B episode – Feb. 17, 2010

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010



Deftones announce new album info

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Travis Barker goes hip-hop, metal for solo album

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010



Everyone and their grandma are excited for the return of Blink-182. But before they come back, they’ve got other projects they want to finish up. Tom Delonge is heavily into Love and drummer Travis Barker is planning on releasing a solo record.

Mike Portnoy will drum on new Avenged Sevenfold record

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010



The passing of Avenged Sevenfold drummer James “The Rev” Sullivan left many fans of the band wondering what would happen next regarding their new album. It turns out that A7X will go on with the new record and make it a fitting tribute for their fallen bandmate.

The band will have Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy playing drums on the new album. Portnoy was specifically asked to fill in since he was The Rev’s… Read More

RiO!B episode – Feb. 17, 2010

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010



Deftones announce new album info

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