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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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Of Monsters And Men Show Us How Icelanders Do It In “Mountain Sound”

Since exporting Sugar Cubes‘ pixie-like songstress Bjork, Iceland has fallen short of producing another breakout artist, until now.

09/17/2012

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Of Monsters And Men Face A Big Challenge On Tour: Clean Underwear

Iceland’s Of Monsters And Men have been building the popularity through their folk-pop and a relentless touring schedule. While many songs have been written about the loneliness and hedonism of life the road – see […]

08/14/2012

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Maynard’s Scorchingly Truthful Reviews: Of Monsters And Men, Wilson Philips, Candlebox & Nicki Minaj

Despite some high-profile names on this weeks list of new CD releases, there’s not much worth actually buying.  One high mark of the week, the much awaited debut full-length by Icelandic band “Of Monsters And […]

04/03/2012

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Coldplay, Incubus, Offspring To Play KROQ Weenie Roast, Tickets Available Nationwide

If you’ve been longing for an excuse to visit Los Angeles, this announcement may be it. For the first time ever, KROQ-FM will open ticket sales to the entire U.S. The Annual KROQ Weenie Roast […]

04/02/2012

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Of Monsters & Men Brings Icelandic “Love, Love, Love” With Live Set In Red Bull Sound Space At KROQ

[pullquote quote=”Sun…We have sun. But, you have more sun.”]”Big snails. I felt very bad. I want to apologize to L.A. for stepping on a snail.” Ragnar “Raggi” Þórhallsson, co-singer and guitarist for up-and-coming Icelandic indie-pop […]

03/21/2012

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