Heavy Metal Supergroup!

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

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Members of Mastodon, Converge, Dillinger Escape Plan, Soulfly, and The Mars Volta are combining their powers to form a new heavy metal supergroup. But if you had the chance to create your own monster metal band, who would you recruit? That’s… Read More

RiO!B episode – March 7, 2012

Thursday, March 8th, 2012



Marilyn Manson – “No Reflection”

Motorhead added to Mayhem festival line up

The Mars Volta – “Zed And Two Naughts”Read More

Listen: The Mars Volta – Zed and Two Naughts

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012



The new album from The Mars Volta, Noctourniquet, is already turning some heads with its eerie sounds and somewhat creepy stylings. But what did you expect from one of the most out there rock bands?

Down below you can sample another offering from Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala in the form of the track called “Zed and Two Naughts”… Read More

Stream: The Mars Volta – The Malkin Jewel

Monday, February 13th, 2012



I know you’re looking forward to the new Mars Volta album, Noctourniquet. Why wouldn’t you be? You’re cool, right? All the cool kids wanna listen to that album.

How about I provide you a way to check out the band’s first single from the album called “The Malkin Jewel”? Would you like that? OK it’s… Read More

RiO!B episode – January 17, 2012

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012



Red Hot Chili Peppers reschedule tour dates

The Mars Volta releasing new album in March

Velvet Revolver reuniteRead More

The Mars Volta releasing new album, Noctourniquet, in March

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012



So even though At The Drive-In is reuniting this year, The Mars Volta are still putting out new music. In this case, Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala will release the band’s sixth album, Noctourniquet, on March 27th.

According to a… Read More

At The Drive-In reunites

Monday, January 9th, 2012



Rejoice one and all! A Twitter account was recently made for the once defunct band At The Drive-In and it had the following tweet posted: “? ATTENTION ! To whom it may concern: AT THE DRIVE-IN will be breaking their 11 year silence THIS STATION IS …NOW…OPERATIONAL”

For those of… Read More

Soundgarden announces more summer tour dates

Thursday, May 5th, 2011



Ooooh! More Soundgarden summer dates and even more kick ass bands opening for them throughout the tour. This will truly be a show to remember.

Soundgarden’s summer tour, which originally had four dates, has now added a lot more shows all throughout… Read More

The Mars Volta opening for Soundgarden on select dates

Friday, April 22nd, 2011



Need another reason to see Soundgarden live this summer? How about The Mars Volta opening for them on three of their first four dates?

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala will take the stage to melt your fucking faces as a warm-up to Soundgarden blowing you away. By the end of the show, the GA section of every venue should be nothing but gooey remains of some brave, diehard fans. Volta is set to open for the shows in Philly, Denver and Los… Read More

RiO!B episode – February 3, 2011

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011



Blur working on new album?

Foo Fighters releasing documentary

New album from Mars Volta almost done

Queen… Read More