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“Deafly Describe” the New Fiery Furnaces Album

May 06, 2009

Band to compile fan “deaf descriptions” of upcoming album into a second spoken-word album to be released the same day. More

Interpol’s Paul Banks is…Julian Plenti

May 05, 2009 Interpol

Interpol’s Paul Banks is getting ready to release an album as Julian Plenti in August. More

NYLON Records Sign Patrick Wolf For Upcoming Album

May 05, 2009 Patrick Wolf

Having been the second to sign with NYLON Records, U.K.-based Patrick Wolf has announced the U.S. Release of his newest album, The Bachelor, as well as plans for a summer tour. More

R.E.M. To Reissue Sophomore Album, Reckoning

May 05, 2009 R.E.M.

R.E.M. has as announced the reissue of their 1984 album, Reckoning, slated for distribution as a two-disc 25th anniversary deluxe edition on June 23rd. More

Jarvis Cocker Takes Over Paris Art Gallery All Next Week

May 02, 2009 Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Cocker is to take up residence at a Paris art gallery all next week. Replete with audience interaction, improvisation, aerobics classes, and a children’s day, the five-day experiment sounds like a ton of fun. More

Coldplay To Offer Exclusive Live CD On Tour

May 01, 2009 Coldplay

As a thank you for all fans attending Coldplay’s upcoming North American tour for Viva la Vida, the band will be offering free copies of an exclusive live CD, LeftRightLeftRightLeft. More

All Tomorrow’s Parties NYC Expands Lineup

May 01, 2009 Web Exclusive

As if this year’s All Tomorrow’s Parties (ATP) Festival in New York weren’t enough of a draw with co-curation being handled by The Flaming Lips, ATP has gone ahead and announced new acts for the 2009 lineup. Iron & Wine, Deerhunter, Boss Hog, No Age, Boredoms, Deerhoof, Caribou, and Bridezilla added to the lineup. More

Cornelius Cancels Tour Due to Swine Flu

Apr 30, 2009 Cornelius

Amidst increased concerns over the Swine Flu outbreak and tightened travel restrictions, Cornelius has canceled his tour of Mexico and California. More

Wilco Offers Pay-What-You-Can Track Download

Apr 30, 2009 Wilco

Wilco offers up their take on Woody Guthrie’s “The Jolly Banker” in exchange for donations to Woody Guthrie Foundation and Archives. Suggested donation slightly higher for bankers. More