Radio has been dying for a while.
Of course, I live in the Southern U.S., we have no modern rock stations in my area at all. A couple of classic rock stations, a couple of pop music stations, NPR, and about a dozen flavors of country music stations (none of them good). Now, one of the country stations plays bluegrass on the weekends, which is nice. But others play preachers/gospel on the weekends...so not so nice.
I rely on my son to know about new bands in rock. I rarely look forward to new releases...but hey, I'm entertained.
I am looking forward to Anthrax's new release: