Is Randy Blythe a killer?

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

How far should a musician go to defend themselves on stage before being held responsible for the injury of a fan? This is of course the question now being asked by Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe, who on manslaughter charges in the Czech Republic. Blythe is accused of throwing a fan from the stage, causing brain… Read More

RiO!B episode – May 1, 2012

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

New music from Atoms For Peace

Eddie Vedder postpones U.S. tour due to nerve damage

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

The solo tour that Eddie Vedder was set to kick off in Las Vegas on April 10th has been put on hold. Due to temporary nerve damage in Vedder’s right arm, all of his upcoming tour dates have been postponed.

An official statement from Pearl Jam manager Kelly Curtis was released saying that Vedder had “worked aggressively with doctors and physical therapists for the last eight weeks to repair the damage.” He added,… Read More

Record Store Day 2012 releases full list

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Man, oh man. What have we got here? Looks like the full list of Record Store Day releases has just hit the interwebs. Consider this the ultimate shopping list.

Feel free to peruse the list over at but I’d like to point out some of the hot items… Read More

Eddie Vedder announces 2012 solo tour dates

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

Even though the buzz is that Pearl Jam will release a new album this year, frontman Eddie Vedder still plans on celebrating his debut solo album, 2011′s Ukelele Songs, with another solo tour this coming Spring.

Vedder’s tour kicks off on April 11th in Las Vegas and will feature thirteen shows including a stop… Read More

RiO!B episode – July 5, 2011

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

Foo Fighters/Alice Cooper video

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Watch: Eddie Vedder – Longing to Belong

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

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Eddie Vedder announces solo tour dates

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder is hitting the road solo style this summer as he plans on entertaining audiences armed with his ukelele, his flannel shirts and his still very 90′s hair.

Vedder is touring the U.S. from June 15th with a show in Providence, Rhode Island until July 15th with a final performance in Seattle. The tour will be in support of his forthcoming solo album, Ukelele Songs, which is out May 31st but you… Read More

RiO!B episode – March 14, 2011

Monday, March 14th, 2011

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Listen: R.E.M. – It Happened Today

Monday, December 20th, 2010

I’m so happy R.E.M. are back. Their first song that they released last week, “Discoverer,” from their forthcoming album Collapse Into Now is a solid listen. Now, by clicking play down below, you’ll hear their first official single, “It Happened Today,” featuring the one and only Eddie Vedder. It’s safe to say that Michael Stipe and crew are two for two on new music.

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