Samis Top Five Rock Albums of 2012

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

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It hasn’t been the strongest year for rock music. Plenty of albums were released but not many really stuck to the ribs and latched on tight. However, there were some exceptions, and on today’s episode of the Rock… Read More

Whos your Artist of the Year?

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Here’s another short yet difficult year-end question for you: Who is your favorite artist of 2012? What artist had an impact on not just you, but the whole music industry? What artist deserves the award so… Read More

Live or in-studio?

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Many a music listener will always have that one song they love to hear live. Something about it just translates better on-stage as opposed to on an album. Jack White tips his song into the conversation with his latest rendition of “Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground” off… Read More

Happy Anniversary, Rage Against The Machine!

Friday, November 9th, 2012

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Wanna feel old? Rage Against The Machine is celebrating its 20th anniversary! Yes, the debut album from our favorite political rap-rockers is one year away from legally being able to drink, and the band is celebrating… Read More

Jack White: Rapper?

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Does Jack White have a future in hip-hop? If his song “Blues on Two Trees” is any indication, it’s possible the Third Man label head might actually have a burgeoning career in… Read More

RiO!B episode – June 12, 2012

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012



Radiohead collabs with Jack White?

Stream the new Smashing Pumpkins album

No Doubt title new album

Release… 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

Review: Jack White – Blunderbuss

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012



Here’s my review of the debut solo album from Jack White called Blunderbuss. The album is officially released today on CD, vinyl and digitally. What are your thoughts on the album? Leave a comment and offer up your own review.

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Black Sabbath, The Black Keys, Red Hot Chili Peppers headlining Lollapalooza

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012



It’s finally arrived. The line up for Lollapalooza, one of the biggest music festivals in the U.S., has been revealed and it’s quite good.

The Chicago Sun-Times has reported that the Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys and Black Sabbath will headline this year’s festival. This will also be the only U.S.… Read More