Listen: The Kills – “Satellite”

Monday, January 31st, 2011



Alison Mosshart is back on my radar. But this time with her band, The Kills.

Mosshart and her Kills partner, Jamie Hince, have released the first single from their forthcoming album, Blood Pressues, called “Satellite.” The track can be checked out down below and the album will be in stores on April 5th (via CoS).

They also have… Read More

Alter Bridge announce U.S. tour dates

Monday, January 31st, 2011



Alter Bridge have announced headlining tour dates throughout the U.S. in support of their third album, AB III. The tour kicks off on April 21st in Portland, Oregon and will run until May 19th in New York City. Black Stone Cherry will be opening for the band on all of the dates. Tickets for most shows will go on sale starting February 4th through the band’s website. More shows are expected to be announced in the near future.Read More

Listen: Fleet Foxes – “Helplessness Blues”

Monday, January 31st, 2011



Fleet Foxes are finally back on the scene and offer up a bunch of goodies on this Monday.

Thanks to Consequence of Sound, we know their second album, Helplessness Blues, will be in stores on May 3rd and it will feature 12 new songs. Secondly, they’ve announced a slew of tour dates starting April 30th in Vancouver, BC.… Read More

Stream: Bright Eyes The Peoples Key

Monday, January 31st, 2011



February 15th is the day the new Bright Eyes album, The People’s Key, appears in record stores. But it’s suggested that you check it out now over at NPR.com.

Ten tracks grace the seventh studio album of the band. It also may be Conor… Read More

Deftones reveal more Spring tour dates

Sunday, January 30th, 2011



Need a show to see this Spring that’s guaranteed to kick the shit out of you in a good way? Might I suggest Deftones and Dillinger Escape Plan?

Their 2011 Spring tour is probably going to be one of the loudest shows you see this year. Deftones, finally headlining a tour in support of their album Diamond Eyes, are kicking things… Read More

Foo Fighters debut new album in Los Angeles

Saturday, January 29th, 2011


Photo by: Johnny Firecloud

I have nothing against Los Angeles. I’ve got a few friends out in L.A. and the weather is always quite pleasant year round. But last night I hated the very fabric of that city and it’s people. Why? Because the Foo Fighters decided to play a secret show and play their brand new album in its entirety for the California crowd.

Since I wasn’t there, I can’t give you a review of how… Read More

Stone Sour, Theory of a Deadman headlining Avalanche tour

Thursday, January 27th, 2011



Stone Sour, Theory of a Deadman, Halestorm, Skillet and Art of Dying will be the first bands to ever play on the first annual Avalanche tour. Why it’s called an Avalanche tour is beyond me considering the tour runs from Match to May…and a lot of the shows are in Texas where people don’t know what an avalanche looks like…but… Read More

RiO!B episode – January 27, 2011

Thursday, January 27th, 2011



Zakk Wylde & William Shatner?

The Avalanche tour

Motorhead… Read More

Wilco form their own label

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011



Jack White ain’t the only rocker with his own kick ass label anymore. Wilco have gotten into the game and formed their own record label called dBpm Records (via CoS). The label’s releases will be marketed and distributed via Anti- Records.

Frontman Jeff… Read More

Thom Yorke interviews Flying Lotus

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

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