American Idiot on Broadway this April

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010



Rock fans and musical lovers can rejoice over the news that Green Day’s epic album turned stage show, American Idiot, will take over Broadway on April 20, 2010.

It’s been announced that the show will open at the St. James Theater with previews starting on March 24th. So far there’s been no cast announcements as of yet. The… Read More

Flea creates affordable line of bass guitars

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010



Leave it to Flea to come up with an amazing idea all in the name of educating the little childrens. reports that the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist has launched his own line of affordable bass guitars after he saw the crap basses that were being used by kids he was teaching.
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Jack White lays out his plan for 2010

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010



It’s really getting to the point where Jack White can do no wrong. Which is why he’s become a topic that we bloggers must write about when he does…anything. So when he laid out his plan for records he wants to release this year, all of our digital ears perked up.

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Muse may write soundtrack for Clash of the Titans

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010



Is it just me or are a lot of rock bands starting to love the world of soundtracks? After the success of New Moon musical compilation, it seems that the way for bands to go for more exposure and probably more money is the soundtrack route. Case in point; is reporting that Muse may write the soundtrack… Read More

Thom Yorke writes three new songs for soundtrack

Monday, January 4th, 2010



It’s like a google alert in my brain goes off when the name Thom Yorke is mentioned on the world wide web. In this case our buddies over at grabbed the inside scoop on a soundtrack that Thom is writing three new songs for.

TFB spoke with director Dirk Simon about his upcoming documentary When The Dragon Swallowed… Read More

Josh Klinghoffer confirms he is the new RHCP guitarist

Monday, January 4th, 2010



We can apparently put another rumor to rest. reports that Josh Klinghoffer, the alleged new guitarist for Red Hot Chili Peppers, has confirmed that he is the new funky axeman for the band.

Klinghoffer’s name came up in blog posts all over the interwebs after it was announced that… Read More

MGMT, John Frusciante and more on David Bowie tribute album

Monday, January 4th, 2010



David Bowie is getting the tribute treatment. But unlike a lot of other tribute albums this one actually shows promise as bands like MGMT, Soulwax, Duran Duran and artists like John Frusciante step up to the plate and create their own interpretations of the Thin White Duke’s tunes.

recently revealed the tracklisting… Read More

Who the heck is Andrew W.K.?

Monday, January 4th, 2010



Look at that face to the left. That bloody visage is the man who has been telling us for years to party hard and party til you puke. That man is Andrew W.K…or is it?

Over the past few days, Andrew has been up a storm about a conspiracy as to how he’s a real boy but he works with a lot of people to create Andrew W.K. but he’s still a real artist. Frankly, us RiO!B… Read More

MGMT, John Frusciante and more on David Bowie tribute album

Monday, January 4th, 2010



David Bowie is getting the tribute treatment. But unlike a lot of other tribute albums this one actually shows promise as bands like MGMT, Soulwax, Duran Duran and artists like John Frusciante step up to the plate and create their own interpretations of the Thin White Duke’s tunes.

… Read More

Josh Klinghoffer confirms he is the new RHCP guitarist

Monday, January 4th, 2010



We can apparently put another rumor to rest. reports that Josh Klinghoffer, the alleged new guitarist for Red Hot Chili Peppers, has confirmed that he is the new funky axeman for the band.Read More