Rock Music Oscar Snubs

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

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Award season inches closer and closer and while we mostly focus on ceremonies like the Grammys, the Oscars also get our attention by way of the Best Original Song category. But 2013 will not be the year a rock band nabs a golden man as The Black Keys, Arcade Fire, and Mumford and Sons, among others, were snubbed in favor of songs… Read More

Alanis Morissette = Violent Music?

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

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Alanis Morissette’s music makes people violent? That’s apparently the case in Florida, where a man allegedly… 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

September 4th, 2012

Friday, November 9th, 2012

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Today marks the first episode of Rock It Out! Blog on Consequence of Sound, and it couldn’t have come on a busier day. Watch as Sami runs through music’s biggest headlines, including details on The Rolling Stones’ first new recordings in seven years, new videos from Green Day and The Black… 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

Rolling Stones vs. The Black Keys

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

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Two brand new rock songs hit the internet today and you should be excited for both. The Rolling Stones released their first new single in six years titled “Doom and Gloom” and The Black Keys let loose “The… 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

RiO!B episode – July 3, 2012

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012



Muse – “Survival”

Blur release two new songs

Dave Matthews Band releasing new album in September

Red… 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 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

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 RSD’s official website but I’d like to point out some of the hot items… Read More