RiO!B episode – February 16, 2011

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011



Blink-182 finishing album this summer

Rammstein touring North America

New Foo Fighters album is called Wasting Light

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011



We finally have a title for the new Foo Fighters album. When you pick it up from the record store, look for the album called Wasting Light.

Wasting Light is in stores on April 12th and the first single, “Rope,” will be released for download on March 1st. Down below is the full tracklist for the album. In the meantime, click right here so you can… Read More

Arcade Fire, The Strokes headlining Bonnaroo

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011



If you’re heading to Manchester, Tennessee for the Bonnaroo festival, your headliners are the following people: Arcade Fire, The Strokes, My Morning Jacket, Eminem, Lil’ Wayne, Widespread Panic and The Black Keys.

Oh, but there’s plenty more to see at the 10th anniversary of Bonnaroo. A reunited Buffalo Springfield, featuring… Read More

Listen: Green Day – Cigarettes and Valentines

Monday, February 14th, 2011



Need even more awesomeness this Valentine’s Day? How about the live version of Green Day’s “Cigarettes and Valentines” from their forthcoming live album, Awesome as Fuck?

Thanks to , we got our hands on the lyric video to the song that… Read More

Queens Of The Stone Age announce tour dates

Monday, February 14th, 2011



This day just keeps getting better and better. First, Arcade Fire won Album of the Year. Then Radiohead drops a new album release date for this Saturday. Now, Queens… Read More

Here are your 2011 Grammy winners

Sunday, February 13th, 2011
The Recording Industry will hand out 109 awards as part of the 53rd annual Grammys , but about 100 of them won't be aired on TV. Don't want to waste your time watching the Grammy awards when all you want to know is who won the rock music awards? Here you go! (Awards will be updated as they're announced)

All the winners are listed down below:

Album of the Year:
Arcade Fire – The Suburbs

Best Rock Album:
Muse – The Resistance

Best Alternative Album:
The Black Keys – Brothers

Best Rock Song:
Neil Young – “Angry World”

Best Rock Instrumental Performance:
Jeff… Read More

LCD Soundsystem add four more shows in NYC

Saturday, February 12th, 2011



James Murphy is the fucking man. Period. Don’t even attempt to argue with me about it because I will make you feel foolish in every possible way. Why am I giving such high praise to the frontman of LCD Soundsystem? Because of a letter he wrote to ticket scalpers that knocks them down the fucking ladder.

Tickets for the final LCD show, which is taking place on April 2nd at Madison Square Garden, went on sale on February 11th at Ticketmaster… Read More

The Strokes release artwork for Angles

Friday, February 11th, 2011



I’m pretty sure I drew a picture similar to this when I was a lad in grammar school. But there it is, guys. The cover of Angles, the new album from The Strokes, which is in stores on March 22nd. BTW, if you still haven’t heard the new single, “Under Cover of Darkness,” then you’re way late to the party. But… Read More

Watch: The Black Keys – Howlin For You

Thursday, February 10th, 2011



Yup. This is by far the best music video of 2011 thus far. Up top check out Las Teclas de Negro’s new video/trailer for “Howlin’ For You.” If this were a real movie, I would already be in line for a ticket.

Tricia Helfer stars as Alexa Wolff, a woman who falls in love with the man who murdered her father when she was a child. Now, as a deadly assassin, she… Read More

Bob Dylan will perform at the Grammys

Thursday, February 10th, 2011



While us music bloggers always find something to hate about the Grammy awards (usually the entire award ceremony), some performances are usually revered by the online community. This year, it looks like many of us will pay our respects to Bob Dylan when he takes the stage this year.

It’s