Dave Grohl and Corey Taylor Make Beautiful Music

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Rock It Out Blog CoS

On today’s episode of Rock It Out! Blog, Sami recaps the… Read More

Metallica Wrote All the Great Metal Albums

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Rock It Out Blog CoS

On today’s episode of the Rock it Out! Blog, Sami discusses the results of Rolling Stone’s recent readers poll on the ten greatest heavy… 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

Pussy Riot, Person of the Year?

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Could a jailed, punk-rock band from Russia become the Person of the Year?  The ladies of Pussy Riot are up for the accolade after Time magazine Read More

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

Metallica releases Beyond Magnetic EP

Monday, December 12th, 2011



Would ya look at that? All those previously unreleased tracks that have been leaking online all week from Metallica? Turns out the band has released them as an EP on iTunes called Beyond Magnetic.

The four tracks, “Just A Bullet Away,” “Hate Train,” “Hell And Back” and “Rebel Of Babylon,” will be available for download in the U.S. starting this week in honor of the band’s 30th anniversary… Read More

RiO!B episode – December 8, 2011

Thursday, December 8th, 2011



Metallica – “Hate Train”

Metallica – “Just A Bullet Away”

Lamb of God – “Ghost Walking”

NIN/How… Read More

Listen: Metallica – Hate Train

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Need to get the sound of Lulu out of your head? This might help a little bit.



Down below you can check out a previously unreleased song from Metallica’s most recent album, Death Magnetic, called “Hate Train”. This is the demo version of the song that the band’s MetClub sent out to all of its members. The band also recently played this song… Read More

Watch: Metallica Lou Reed – The View

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011

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Darren Aronofsky to direct music video for Iced Honey from Lulu

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011



Darren Aronofsky is a great director. Black Swan, The Wrestler, and Requiem For A Dream are just a few of the phenomenal films that he has helmed. Now I’m not one to question someone’s artistic integrity and vision…but what the fuck, Darren?

Over at the Lou… Read More