Rock Music Oscar Snubs

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

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Award season inches closer and closer and while we mostly focus on ceremonies like the Grammys, the Oscars also get our attention by way of the Best Original Song category. But 2013 will not be the year a rock band nabs a golden man as The Black Keys, Arcade Fire, and Mumford and Sons, among others, were snubbed in favor of songs… Read More

Music news leftovers

Friday, November 9th, 2012

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Now that you’ve had turkey, stuffing, and apple pie and fought off the masses of Black Friday, have a seat and recap some of the news you may have missed this past week.  On today’s Rock it Out! Blog, Sami… Read More

2012 Top Albums Round Table (5-1)

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

By now you’ve read through Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 albums of 2012, racked your brain trying to figure out why certain albums landed at certain spots, and why others are missing altogether. You demand answers!

This week’s episodes of the Rock it Out! Blog look to… Read More

Axl Rose acoustic? No thanks.

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Some bands’ tunes translate well when performed acoustically, and then there’s Guns N’ Roses. This past weekend, Axl Rose and his merry band of musical miscreants performed at Neil Young’s Bridge School Benefit Concert and their acoustic showing was, well, Read More

RiO!B episode – April 25, 2012

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012



Jack White scoring The Lone Ranger

Damon Albarn talks about Blur/Gorillaz

Passion Pit releasing sophomore album in July

Toadies… Read More

RiO!B episode – April 25, 2012

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012



Jack White scoring The Lone Ranger

Damon Albarn talks about Blur/Gorillaz

Passion Pit releasing sophomore album… Read More

Listen: Fiona Apple – Every Single Night

Monday, April 23rd, 2012



Need a way to put your kid to sleep? Perhaps you need a tune to play in the background as you lay down for that afternoon nap? Try this new single from Fiona Apple.

Down below you can stream the new single, “Every Single Night”, from Apple’s forthcoming album, The Idler Wheel is wiser than the Driver of the Screw,… Read More

RiO!B episode – April 10, 2012

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012



Blur and Gorillaz are all finished

Alleged Lollapalooza line up

Jack White – “Sixteen Saltines”Read More