Slipknot fans in the U.S. are getting their band back in a big way this year. Not only is Slipknot headlining the Mayhem festival but they’ve announced that they’re hosting their own music festival called Knotfest this August.
Knotfest will take place on August 17th in the band’s home state of Iowa and then on August 18th in the town of Somerset which is on the border of Wisconsin and Minnesota. Slipknot will headline both… Read More
Even though System Of A Down is playing shows that doesn’t mean a new album is coming from the band. Primarily because frontman Serj Tankian is putting the finishing touches on a new solo album which will be released this summer.
Tankian is set to release Harakiri in the coming months and, according to CoS,… Read More
Coheed and Cambria, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and more appearing on Batman: Arkham City soundtrackTuesday, September 6th, 2011
Normally, when I talk about video game soundtracks it’s primarily me reflecting on classic Nintendo theme songs from my youth. Video game soundtracks covered on the RiO!B were either from Guitar Hero (RIP) or Rock Band (RIP as well) or the new installments of Madden.… Read More
Serj Tankian has released a new music video for his single, “Left Of Center.” It’s from his forthcoming solo album, Imperfect Harmonies, which is out on September 21st.
His music continues to sound nothing like System Of A Down which I think is good. It would upset a lot of us if he took System’s formula and applied it to his own sound. However, I’m still not sure if I like his solo sound.… Read More