The most tragic rock star death?

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

 

Did you know Paul McCartney almost died in a helicopter crash recently? Fortunately, it was avoided, but think about it: How tragic would that have been? Hell, Ringo would have been the last surviving Beatle! Quite a hypothetical, but one that got us thinking, Which rock star’s untimely death… Read More

Whats your favorite festival of the year?

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

This year was huge for festivals. Some were introduced, some had their last hurrah, and some continued to solidify their place as premiere American music fests. But Consequence of Sound took on the task of choosing what they thought was the best one this time around and bestowed… 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 Birthday, Jimi

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

It’s Jimi Hendrix’s 70th birthday!  The guitar god is celebrated on today’s Rock it Out! Blog episode as Sami talks about his brand new single, “Somewhere,” from Hendrix’s forthcoming album, People, Hell, and Angels. Once you finish today’s episode, be sure to… Read More

Whos your Band of the Year?

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Another day, another year end list. This time, however, the stakes are higher as today’s Rock it Out! Blog wants to know your pick for Band of the Year. Consequence of Sound chose Death Grips and so did Sami. Are you on board with that selection or did another act in 2012 resonate more for you? Let us know!

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Watch: Paul McCartney – “My Valentine”

Saturday, April 14th, 2012



What’s better than having one music video for the Paul McCartney song, “My Valentine”? Three music videos. And what’s better than having three videos for the same song? Two of them feature Natalie Portman.

Down below you can check out all three videos for “My Valentine” with one featuring Portman, the other featuring Johnny Depp and the third featuring both actors. The videos… Read More

RiO!B episode – April 6, 2012

Friday, April 6th, 2012



If the sons of the Beatles formed a band together, would they be good? What would they be called? This scenario could actually happen if Paul McCartney’s son, James, gets his wish. He wants to form a band with Sean Lennon, Dhani Harrison and one of Ringo Starr’s kids.

Leave a comment and let me know your thoughts on a potentially new Beatles being made.

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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

RiO!B episode – December 20, 2011

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011



Paul McCartney releasing new album

The Beach Boys are reuniting

The Shins releasing a new album
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Paul McCartney releasing new album in February

Friday, December 16th, 2011



Ah, February. The shortest month of the year that also contains the most romantic day of the year. Of course, I’m talking about the day the Pro Bowl airs because nothing brings couples closer together than watching the NFL’s biggest stars playing touch football in Hawaii. Ain’t love grand?

And to make the month of February even more romantical,… Read More