Rock It Out! Ep 17: Pearl Jam, Smashing Pumpkins & The Strokes

Just a quiet little music-news upda..OH GOD WHAT IS THAT?!

Johnny Firecloudby Johnny Firecloud


Welcome to the 17th, latest and greatest installment of our original CraveOnline music-news video series called Rock It Out! featuring Sami, our fearless host, better known to the world as the mastermind behind the fantastic daily rock news/video blog RockItOut!Blog.


This week's music news is on overload mode, with the Lollapalooza lineup upping the Summer festival ante, Pearl Jam dropping all kinds of treats on their 20th anniversary, Strokes new album news (wait – didn't they just release one?) and more taking off. Oh, you think that's it? Not on your life – watch below as Sami breaks down new updates on the Smashing Pumpkins reissues and new album, as well as QOTSA frontman Josh Homme writing the new theme to "Aqua Teen Hunger Force".


That does it for this week! Tune in same time same place next week for Sami's next update, and as always, keep an eye on his kickass video blog RockItOut!Blog for your daily fix.