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2012’s 10 Must-Have Rock Albums (Plus 16 Good Enough To Download)

Perusing the countless rock records that came down the pike in 2012, we’ve sifted through the rest to bring you the year’s ten best full-length releases, including revived ’90s rockers, new school acoustic folk heroes and a bombastic future-rock band from Britain.

12/19/2012

Photo: Gabriel Olsen

2012’s 10 Must-Have Rock Albums (Plus 15 Good Enough To Download)

Perusing the countless rock records that came down the pike in 2012, we’ve sifted through the rest to bring you the year’s ten best full-length releases, including revived ’90s rockers, new school acoustic folk heroes and a bombastic future-rock band from Britain.

12/18/2012

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Frank Ocean Covers Radiohead’s “Fake Plastic Trees” And Audience Doesn’t Care

Frank Ocean’s name seems to be everywhere these days, with the alt-R&B sensation being nominated for a bunch of GRAMMY awards and being the darling of critics and artists alike. Now he’s getting his angst-ridden rock on with an emotional Radiohead cover (like there are any other kind).

12/11/2012

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Top 10 Rock Christmas Covers You’ll Actually Like – Chili Peppers, Henry Rollins, Fun. And More

Since Christmas songs can get really annoying really fast, we’ve found 10 of the best alternative takes on those holiday chestnuts as reinterpreted by some of your favorite bands, including the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Coldplay and more.

12/06/2012

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Is Coldplay Taking a Break From Touring?

When Coldplay played the final show of their recent tour in Brisbane, Australia on November 21 they dropped a bit of a bombshell.

11/26/2012

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Coldplay Auctions Mylo Xyloto Art For Children’s Charity

When Coldplay were in the process of creating the look and feel for Mylo Xyloto, they contracted Paris, a local artist, who not only helped to create the album’s art but ended up touring with […]

10/16/2012

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Coldplay To Release ‘Mylo Xyloto’ Tour On DVD

If you couldn’t get your hands on a ticket to Coldplay’s recent Mylo Xyloto tour, don’t worry. The band is bringing their latest world tour to you with a new live CD/DVD. Coldplay Live 2012, […]

09/27/2012

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