TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith dies from lung cancer

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Sorry to be a buzzkill on this 4/20, guys, but we got some sad news. Gerard Smith, bassist for TV on the Radio, died this morning from complications caused by lung cancer. He was 34 years old.

The band posted a statement at their which reads the following:

We are very… Read More

RiO!B episode – April 19, 2011

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

The National – “Exile Vilify”

Death Cab for Cutie –… Read More

Listen: Death Cab for Cutie – Some Boys

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Well lookie here. Another track from Death Cab for Cutie’s forthcoming album, Codes and Keys, called “Some Boys.” We can thank for this track that sounds a lot like…Death Cab for Cutie. I don’t… Read More

Listen: Danger Mouse Daniele Luppi w/Jack White – The Rose With a Broken Neck

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Did any of you guys get the singles “Two Against One” and “Black” from the forthcoming album, Rome,… Read More

RiO!B episode – April 18, 2011

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Rage Against The Machine playing L.A.

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Rage Against the Machine playing L.A. this summer

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Well….this looks promising. Rage Against the Machine along with Muse and Rise Against on the same bill?

Our good friends at have uncovered a piece of information that was posted on Coachella’s… Read More

There’s no King of Limbs part 2

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Put your conspiracy theories away and stop wondering about the future. It’s been confirmed by Ed O’Brien of Radiohead that there is NO follow up to The King of Limbs.

He told that “there’s not like seven or eight finished songs waiting in the wings to be released now, or in the autumn, or something.” But…but… Read More

You like Coldplay? You’re not having sex on the first date

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

You a fan of Coldplay? Do you enjoy the soothing tones of Chris Martin’s voice? Are “Viva la Vida” and “Violet Hill” your rock anthems? Well then you’re probably not fucking that hot girl on your first date with her. Way to close the deal, big guy.

In a survey taken by the website , over 400 people answered the question of how far would they go on a first date with… Read More

Tom Hanks producing American Idiot movie

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Looks like American Idiot is headed to the silver screen and Tom Hanks is helping it get there.

The Oscar winning actor will be producing a film adaptation of the monster Green Day album which is about to finish it’s run on Broadway. … Read More

Watch: Foo Fighters play The Daily Show

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

The day has finally arrived! The new Foo Fighters album, Wasting Light, is in stores and I’m seeing them in New York City tonight!… Read More