The most tragic rock star death?

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

 

Did you know Paul McCartney ? 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

Deftones meet dubstep

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

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Deftones meet dubstep? Yes, it’s true! In today’s episode of Rock It Out! Blog, Sami discusses the new collaboration between Deftones frontman Chino Moreno and Bassnectar, along with the dates for next year’s Bonnaroo festival, the new, animated video from Sigur Ros, and… Read More

Watch: Sigur Rós – “Ég anda”

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012



Ever been with someone during a meal and they started choking? Did you become panicked and not know how to save them? Keep calm and carry on because Sigur Rós is here to help.

In a video for their new song “Ég anda” off of their forthcoming album, Valtari, you are shown the proper way to confirm that someone is choking and how to properly administer the Heimlich maneuver. The video was directed by Ragnar Kjartansson… Read More

RiO!B episode – May 1, 2012

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012



New music from Atoms For Peace



Stream: Sigur Rós – “Varúð

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Monday, April 30th, 2012



We’ve got ourselves a brand new track from the forthcoming Sigur Rós album, Valtari, for you to check out. It’s called “Varúð

” and please don’t ever ask me to pronounce that word…or spell it for that matter. I wouldn’t even know where to begin.

Make your way over to the to stream this pretty track.… Read More

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 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

RiO!B episode – March 27, 2012

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012



Today’s Rock it Out! Blog episode has a special guest host. Jeremy D. Larson from hosts the show and talks about Jet breaking up, the new album from Sigur Ros, a new song from Japandroids and the forthcoming album from Beach House. Also mentioned is the soundtrack for The Avengers movie.

Jet… Read More

Record Store Day 2012 releases full list

Friday, March 23rd, 2012



Man, oh man. What have we got here? Looks like the full list of Record Store Day releases has just hit the interwebs. Consider this the ultimate shopping list.

Feel free to peruse the list over at but I’d like to point out some of the hot items… Read More

Sigur Ros on break for 2010

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010



While many bands are releasing some great albums this year, other bands look at 2010 as their time to get away. The Killers and TV on the Radio are just a few of those groups and now we can add Icelandic ambient-rockers Sigur Ros to the list.

(via )… Read More

Sigur Ros on break for 2010

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010



While many bands are releasing some great albums this year, other bands look at 2010 as their time to get away. The Killers and TV on the Radio are just a few of those groups and now we can add Icelandic ambient-rockers Sigur Ros to the list.