Stream: 30-second snippets from Lulu

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

Well it looks like you get an opportunity to spit a bit of early love or hate for Lou Reed and Metallica’s Lulu. Down below you can stream 30-second snippets of the album. It’s in stores on November 1st and based of what I’m hearing I don’t plan on buying this thing. Reed’s voice just kills me. An old man wailing over dark metal riffs aren’t… Read More

Listen: Coldplay ft. Rihanna – Princess of China

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Coldplay goes hip-hop? Not entirely but on “Princess of China” featuring the princess of hip-hop, Rihanna, Chris Martin goes heavy on the beats that’ll make your head nod.

Check out the track down below which appears on their forthcoming album, Mylo Xyloto, which is in stores on October 24th.

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Billy Corgan starts his own wrestling league

Friday, October 14th, 2011

You know what? I’m not surprised by this. Not at all. We’ve been making fun of Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan and his love for pro wrestling for a while now. So it makes sense that Corgan would finally take his obsession with wrasslin’ to a whole new level and start his own wrestling company called .

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Wilco releases tour dates for 2012

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

New album means tour dates. Wilco is following the formula and have announced quite a few dates in 2012 that will place the band primarily in the midwest and on the west coast. The tour kicks off on November 29th in Dallas, TX and will end on February 10th in Santa Barbara, CA. All of the dates are listed down below and Wilco’s new album, The Whole Love,… Read More

Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, Jack White appearing on U2 tribute album

Monday, October 10th, 2011

We’ve talked about this album before. Jack White, Patti Smith and Damian Rice would be covering songs from U2′s Achtung Baby for an upcoming 20th anniversary tribute album. But we’ve got the full tracklisting now and it’s way more interesting.

Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, Depeche Mode, Garbage, Snow Patrol… Read More

Watch: Trailer for forthcoming Black Keys album, El Camino

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Looks like The Black Keys are releasing an album called El Camino on December 6th. Check out the trailer down below which spoofs an old car commercial. At the very end a small blurb appears that reads the band’s name and the words “El Camino” and the release date of December 6th.

Frontman Dan Auerbach did say the band was… Read More

Beck, Josh Homme remix The White Stripes and The Dead Weather

Sunday, October 9th, 2011

I’m still surprised as to why I haven’t signed up for Third Man Records’ subscription service, . It might have to do with the fact that I’m broke as all hell but I’m heavily considering a career in theft to get enough money to sign up for the service.

My… Read More

Watch: Janes Addiction perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Jane’s Addiction new album, The Great Escape Artist, hits stores on October 18th. Which means performances on the late night TV circuit should start around now. Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Perry Farrell and the crew performed their newest single, “Irresistible Force,” which you can watch up top. They also ripped through “Stop!” from their 1990… Read More

RiO!B episode – October 6, 2011

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Deftones releasing vinyl box set

Watch: Portishead perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Jimmy Fallon continues to dominate the late night world when it comes to musical guests. Yes, Letterman had Mastodon on but Fallon managed to nab the elusive Portishead for their first television appearance since 1998.

Up top, you can check out Portishead perform the song “Chase The Tear,” which was their 2009 Amnesty International single, and down… Read More