The Black Keys, Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mastodon releasing vinyl on Record Store Day

Monday, March 5th, 2012



Ah, Record Store Day. It’s Christmas in the Spring for music lovers everywhere. And this April 21st will be no different as thousands of people make their way to their nearest independent record store to fight each other over some exclusive wax.

This year has some good stuff in store for your turntable including… Read More

Listen: Paul McCartney feat. Eric Clapton – My Valentine

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011



Well ain’t this just the nicest thing? A new song from Paul McCartney only days before Christmas or, for our Jewish friends, on the first day of Hanukkah.

Down below you can check out a brand new track called “My Valentine” featuring Eric Clapton on guitar. It should also be mentioned that the forthcoming album from McCartney,… Read More

Grammy nominations revealed

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010



Well here we are again. The time when the old, white men of the recording industry decide to bestow their blessings on artists who they feel should get a Grammy award while the rest of us pull out our hair because the real talents didn’t get any recognition.

We should first be proud, however, that Arcade Fire are up for Album of the Year with The Suburbs and Florence + The Machine and Mumford & Sons are up for Best New… Read More

Grammy nominations revealed

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010



Well here we are again. The time when the old, white men of the recording industry decide to bestow their blessings on artists who they feel should get a Grammy award while the rest of us pull out our hair because the real talents didn’t get any recognition.

We should first be proud, however, that Arcade Fire are up for Album of the Year with The Suburbs… Read More

Eric Clapton releasing new solo album, Clapton

Thursday, August 19th, 2010



Not only is Eric Clapton one of the best guitarists of all time, but he’s also a workhorse. He just announced that he’ll be releasing his 19th solo album on September 28th called Clapton.

reports that the album has 14 tracks and features collaborations with artists like Steve Winwood,… Read More

RiO!B episode – August 19, 2010

Thursday, August 19th, 2010



Weezer touring Pinkerton?

Slayer… Read More

Who is todays best guitarist?

Monday, April 12th, 2010



I was sitting around earlier this weekend and asked myself a puzzling question. “Sami,” I said. “When will you try that new Double Down Sandwich from KFC?”

After nearly throwing up in my mouth, I moved on to the more puzzling question; who is today’s best guitarist? Apparently, my question was answered twice over the weekend.

Former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante was recently voted… Read More

RiO!B episode – Feb. 11, 2010

Thursday, February 11th, 2010



Guns N’ Roses touring South America

Killswitch… Read More

RiO!B episode – Dec. 2, 2009

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009



Liam naming new band Oasis?

RiO!B episode – Dec. 2, 2009

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009



Liam naming new band Oasis?