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Music News Archive 2008
Indie, Alternative, and Electronic Music News

   
 
 
 
 
 
Bosque Brown is Back with Baby  Click to play Get MP3
Nightmares on Wax Take the Nightmares on the Road
Bell Orchestre Sign with Arts&Crafts
The Drones Emerge from the Wilderness With a New Album Click to play Watch
Faunts Unveil Deatils for Feel.Love.Thinking.Of. Click to play Get MP3
Gang Gang Dance Get A Tour ... and A New Single
Hudson Mohawke: New EP In January 2009 on Warp Records Click to play Listen
PJ Harvey ... John Parish ... and Their Torrid Love Affair
Karin of The Knife Gets Prolific and Goes Solo With Fever Ray Click to play Listen
Decemberists and Their Rock Opera Called The Hazards of Love
Noise Pop Festival Adds More Acts for 2009
ATP New York Adds Flaming Lips as Curators
Roni Size and Reprazent to Play Ultra Music Festival In Miami
BLK JKS Sign With Secretly Canadian, Release Free Album
Black Lips Get New Album and Spring Tour Dates
Cursive 2009 Tour Dates
Hot Panda to Release Debut Album
BLK JKS Sign With Secretly Canadian, Release Free Album
Breeders ATP Adds More Bands
Snowbombing Festival Announces Lineup
Cold War Kids Perform Live on NPR.  Click to play Listen
SXSW: Quincy Jones To Deliver Keynote
Roskilde Festival Tickets Go On Sale
Suzanne Vega Song Preview on NY Times  Click to play Listen
Art Brut is the New (Frank) Black
Bonnaroo Declares 2009 Dates, Layaway Plan for Tickets
Roni Size and Reprazent to Play Ultra Music Festival In Miami
Black Lips Get New Album and Spring Tour Dates
Cursive 2009 Tour Dates
4AD 2008 - The Digital Sampler  Click to play Listen
Broadcast Radio Struggles To Redefine
Department of Eagles Get U.S. Tour Dates  Click to play Listen
Black Dice to Release New Album on Paw Tracks
The NIN 3D Film That Will Never Be
ATP The Fans Strike Back Declares First 20 Bands
Pirates of the Amazon and Their Firefox Plug-in
M83 to Tour With The Killers In 2009
Blackout Beach: More than Gothic Strangeness Click to play Get MP3's
Bradford Cox Guest DJs on RadioK
Basement Jaxx Will Hit Isle of Wight Festival In 2009
Orbital Will Reform for 2009's The Big Chill
Deerhunter Announce New Single, New Tour Dates Click to play Listen
ATPFans Strike Back Opens Voting, Adds The Jesus Lizard
Atmosphere Reissues God Loves Ugly
Mountains Add to Thrill Jockey's Eclectic Empire
ATP New York Announces First Seven Acts for 2009
Noise Pop Music Festival Names Initial Lineup for 2009
Radiohead Will Launch 3 New Videos on MySpace  Click to play Watch
Juno Proved Grand Movies Require Grander Soundtracks
CMJ Marathon Announces 2009 Dates
Kieran Hebden And Steve Reid Tell the Story of New York on NYC
Asobi Seksu Speak Loudly on Hush  Click to play Listen
Video: BlackLips - You're Dumb Click to play Watch
Bonnaroo Declares 2009 Dates, Layaway Plan for Tickets
Femi Kuti to Tour in 2009  Click to play Listen
Major Labels Might Go DRM Free on iTunes
Of Montreal Perform Live on Austin's KUT Click to play Listen
Video: Deerhunter - Microcastle  Click to play Watch
Video: Radiohead - 15 Step Click to play Watch
Audio: Head Like A Kite Interview Click to play Listen
Noise Pop Music Festival Names Initial Lineup
Video: Radiohead - Weird Fishes  Click to play Watch
Video: Our Brother The Native - Parting Marrows Click to play Watch
Review: XX Teens
Annuals Announce US Shows for 2009
Prepare This ... Hauschka Video Podcast  Click to play Watch
Sonar Festival
Copyright in Germany: Open-minded
KCRW Names New Morning Becomes Eclectic Host
Handsome Furs Go Live on Radio K  Click to play Watch
Noise Pop Music Festival Names Initial Lineup for 2009
Radiohead Will Launch 3 New Videos on MySpace  Click to play Watch
Juno Proved Grand Movies Require Grander Soundtracks
CMJ Marathon Announces 2009 Dates
Kieran Hebden And Steve Reid Tell the Story of New York on NYC
Annuals Announce US Shows for 2009
Prepare This ... Hauschka Video Podcast  Click to play Watch
Sonar Festival
Copyright in Germany: Open-minded
Asobi Seksu Speak Loudly on Hush  Click to play Listen
KCRW Names New Music Director & Morning Becomes Eclectic Host
Handsome Furs Go Live on Radio K  Click to play Watch
Gutter Twins to Part Ways After Tour
Thurston Moore Will Make an Appearance at MoMA
Colin Meloy Talks about the New Decemberists Single  Click to play Watch
Handsome Furs Return with Face Control
Christmas Comes Early With Flaming Lips Game
The Thermals Are Back With A New Album, New Label, New Tour
The Modern Music Company
Black Francis, Cassettes Won't Listen, Dean & Britta and More in on Cure Tribute + Streams
Bloc Festival Names Initial 2009 Line Up
All Tomorrow's Parties Add More Names to 2009 Shows
Clinic and the Planetarium of the Soul
Say It Ain't So -- Nic Harcourt Will Stop Doing Morning Becomes Eclectic At KCRW
Nick Cave Interview and Performance on Sound Opinions  Click to play Listen
BRMC Release of The Effects Of 333  Click to play Download
Beirut Will Surface in 2009 with Two EPs
The National to Curate New Red Hot Compilation
What Made Milwaukee Famous Offer Free EP  Click to play Download
The Elephant 6 Orchestra In Chicago  Click to play Listen
Animal Collective Announce U.S. Shows in January
Glastonbury Starts to Build 2009 Line Up
FSOL Return to the Stage in 2009
MySpace Open to the Idea of a MySpace MP3 Player
Phosphorescent Start November Tour of the South  Click to play Watch
Telepathe Work With Dave Sitek on New Album  Click to play Listen
William Elliott Whitmore: Don't Box Him In  Click to play Listen
New music this week on Spacelab Radio  Click to play Listen now
Glastonbury Festival Failed to Makey Money in 2008
The Party's Over: Free is Out, Paid Services Are In
Flying Lotus Rolls Out Los Angeles EP Number Two
Deerhunter Give Away Peel Sessions Tribute   Click to play Listen
Matt & Kim Plan for a Big 2009
All Tomorrow's Parties Announces 2009 Festivals
Anti- Records Signs N.A.S.A.
M83 Vinyl Reissues Coming In November, Tour Dates
No Age Announce New Single for November  Click to play Listen
Psychic Ills Get Otherworldly on New Album  Click to play Get MP3
Grails to Tour  Click to play Get MP3
UK Music Aims to End British Piracy, P2P, Old Ways of the Industry
The Black Keys Live DVD from Portland and ZZ Top Click to play Watch
Richard Hawley Announces Christmas Show ... In A Cave
Parts & Labor Set Fall/Winter Tour Dates Click to play Get MP3
M. Ward Announces New Album for 2009
Colin Meloy ... the Man, the Musician, the ... Musical Maker
Matisyahu Looking Towards a Big Year with New Material
David Byrne & Brian Eno Album Gets Release Date, Tour
James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem Working on Side Project
Facebook Faces the Inevetiable: Music
Bon Iver Adds More Shows for December
Radiohead's Doing Very Well With In Rainbows Release
Nick Cave to Present 2009 Turner Prize
Winter Music Conference 2009 Dates Announced
Icy Demons Tour In November
Low's Coming Over With A New Christmas Single
MySpace Becomes Your Space With Addition of IODA Artists
Greg Dulli Readies Solo Acoustic Gig Release
iLike Would Like to Work With TuneCore
Magnolia Electric Co. Tour to Ready for New Album Click to play Watch
Death Cab for Cutie Reissue Debut Album  Click to play Watch
Iceland Airwaves Festival Is On!
Adult. Bring Halloween Early with Horror Film
Bradford Cox Posts New Atlas Sound EP
Sub Pop Signs Vetiver for New Album
Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele
and the Way Back Machine
  Click to play Watch
Despite the Country's Collapse, Iceland Airwaves Festival Is On!
Björk and Thom Yorke Will Release a Song to
Promote Protecting Iceland's Environment
Now It's Really Happening:
New Animal Collective Album In 2009
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Gang Gang Dance Dance as the World Goes Down
More, More, MORE: Sony Completes Deal with BMG
Coachella Announces 2009 Dates
Nick Cave to Curate Australian ATP; Book, Soundtrack On the Way
The Otherworldly Leila
Magnolia Electric Co. Tour U.S.
in Preparation for New Album
 Click to play Watch
Death Cab for Cutie’s Anniversary Edition Reissue
of Something About Airplanes
 Click to play Watch
Learning to Love Lovvers Click to play Watch
Suddenly, the World Is Full of Hot Chip
When Musicians Organize:
The Featured Artists Coalition Gets Some High Profile Members
Mint Records Gets to Steppin' with New Online Service
Anticon Signs Anathallo Click to play MP3
Webcaster Settlement Act of 2008 Passes Another Milestone
iTunes Lives to See Another Day
A.C. Newman Will Bounce New Music In 2009
Clap Your Hands For Cut Off Your Hands
Congress Passes the Webcaster Settlement Act of 2008
MySpace Music Still Missing Indie Labels
Flaming Lips Christmas On Mars CD/DVD Details
Caribou Wins Polaris Music Prize
Mira Calix To Release New Commissions on Warp Records
The Return of Muxtape
Radiohead Launches Reckoner Remix Project, You'll Pay to Play
Silversun Pickups Are In the Studio, New Album S(w)oon
Mogwai Cancel North American Tour Dates Due to Illness
The Internationalist:
White Hinterland Get French on New EP
  Click to play Get MP3 now
Sub Pop Announce Daniel Martin Moore
Release Details
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Don't Call It A Comback:
Gorillaz Are Ready to Make A New Album
Radiohead To Do Another Remix Project
TV on the Radio Add European
Tour Dates + New Video
  Click to play Watch now
Measure This: The Pica Beats  Click to play Get MP3 now
Hauschka, Tom Brosseau Go Stateside
on New Tour + Video
  Click to play Watch now
Video: TV On the Radio - Golden Age  Click to play Watch now
WFMU to Webcast My Bloody Valentine's ATP NY
The Elephant 6 Collective and Their Holiday Surprise Tour
Marnie Stern Posts New Music For Her Album
With an Incredibly Long Title
  Click to play Watch now
The Sea And Cake Announce Fall Tour  Click to play Watch now
Best Buy Nabs Napster
The Stills announce Canadian and UK tour dates  Click to play Watch now
Arctic Monkeys Get Film and DVD Release for Show at the Apollo
Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem Sounds Better Than Its Name
Sunset Rubdown Start Tour Today  Click to play Get MP3s now
Radiohead Are Already Working on a New Album
The Coathangers Hang Their Hat on
Suicide Squeeze Records
  Click to play Watch now
OiNK Founder Charged by Police,
What's the Future of Torrents?
The Internationalist: Rodrigo y Gabriela Live In Japan
Elbow Wins the 2008 Mercury Prize for
The Seldom Seen Kid
  Click to play Listen now
Holy Toreador! Sonic Youth Sign
With Matador Records
Dressy Bessy are Ready for a BIG Fall Tour
Wilderness Want to Take You to (k)no(w)here
There Will Always Be Sex Pistols on DVD
Tim Exile Returns From Exile  Click to play Get MP3 now
There's an Explosion of
Danielson Material Coming
  Click to play Watch now
Wolf Parade Lands November U.S. Tour Dates  Click to play Get MP3 now
After the Launch: Taking Google Chrome for a Test Drive
Apple and the Let's Rock Event: What will They Release?
Radiohead Santa Barbara Show is Coming to NPR on Monday
Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band Add Shows to Fall U.S. Tour
They may be broken, but don't fix 'em: The Broken West and Now or Heaven  Click to play Listen now
Trap This: Blitzen Trapper Add Mor
Shows to Fall Schedule
 Click to play Get MP3 now
Kieran Hebden And Steve Reid Tell the Story of New York on NYC
Wordless Music Series Returns
Awesome Color and Their
Awesome Tour Dates
  Click to play Listen now
Metric Stay Independent for the Time Being
Still No Date for The Pirate Bay Trial
Glastonbury Festival Announces 2009 Tickets
Sasha Will Tour North America This Fall  Click to play Listen now
Comcast Bites Back With a Data Cap on Internet Downloads
CMJ Adds More Artists to CMJ Marathon Lineup
Stars Announce Sad Robot EP, Free MP3, Tour Dates for You and Me
My Bloody Valentine, In Your Pocket  Click to play Watch now
The Gift that Keeps on Giving:
Merge Announces 14 Volume Box Set Subscription for Anniversary
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks
New Gardenia Single & Video
  Click to play Watch now
YACHT Signs on DFA with New EP, Album, Video  Click to play Watch now
Okkervil River Launch The Stand Ins Video Project  Click to play Watch now
Xiu Xiu Want You
Squarepusher Wants to Give You A Souvenir  Click to play Listen now
Decemberists Get Political on Singles Series
International Music Hot Spot: Glasgow, Scotland
These Arms Are Snakes Leak Song From Upcoming Album,
Tour Dates with sBACH
  Click to play Get MP3 now
Neon Neon, Noah and the Whale, Others Added to Bestival
Comcast Bites Back With a Data Cap on Internet Downloads
CMJ Adds More Artists to CMJ Marathon Lineup
Stars Announce Sad Robot EP, Free MP3, Tour Dates for You and Me
My Bloody Valentine, In Your Pocket  Click to play Watch now
The Gift that Keeps on Giving:
Merge Announces 14 Volume Box Set Subscription for Anniversary
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks
New Gardenia Single & Video
  Click to play Watch now
YACHT Signs on DFA with New EP, Album, Video  Click to play Watch now
Okkervil River Launch The Stand Ins Video Project  Click to play Watch now
Xiu Xiu Want You
Squarepusher Wants to Give You A Souvenir  Click to play Listen now
Decemberists Get Political on Singles Series
International Music Hot Spot: Glasgow, Scotland
These Arms Are Snakes Leak Song From Upcoming Album,
Tour Dates with sBACH
  Click to play Get MP3 now
Neon Neon, Noah and the Whale, Others Added to Bestival
These Arms Are Snakes Leak Song From Upcoming Album,
Get Tour Dates with sBACH
  Click to play Get MP3 now
Neon Neon, Noah and the Whale, Others Added to Bestival
Johann Johannsson Springs Back with Fordlândia
Old School vs. New School: Neil Young Taps Death Cab for Cutie & Wilco for Tour
What's the Deal with Muxtape and the RIAA?
2009 Oxegen Festival Tickets Go On Sale
Sian Alice Group Offer 59.59 Remix on Tour
Ooops ... Sony (Leaks?) New Walkman Info Online
Dublab Launches INTO INFINITY
The Secret Machines Release Non-Album MP3  Click to play Listen now
Iceland Airwaves Announces London Airwaves Festival
Thievery Corporation Retaliate Against Radio  Click to play Listen now
Ooops ... Sony (Leaks?) New Walkman Info Online in New Zealand
Embattled Pandora Struggling for Survival
CMJ Music Marathon Announces Initial Acts
Peter Bjorn and John Ready Seaside Rock  Click to play Listen now
Black Mountain Announce North American Tour Dates, New Video  Click to play Watch now
Ted Leo & The Pharmacists Tour with Against Me!
Times New Viking Get New EP and Tour For This Fall  Click to play Get MP3 now
The Revolution Will Be Televised: Austin City Limits Gets A Webcast
Dungen Announce Fall Tour Dates  Click to play Listen now
Pitchfork TV Partners with the
Independent Film Channel for New Show
Yeasayer Get A Tour of Their Very Own, With A Weather Balloon
Tegan and Sara to Promote The Con Forever
Song of the Sirens: Vivian Girls  Click to play Watch and listen now
Tricky Plans First North American Tour
In Five Years
  Click to play Watch and listen now
Warner Music: We Didn't Do Well But We're OK With That
Cotton Jones Gets With Suicide Squeeze,
Now with Less Basket Ride Added
  Click to play Listen now
Deerhunter and Atlas Sound Will Be Universally Present
For a Long Time
  Click to play Watch & listen now
Score! Yo La Tengo to Compile Film Score Projects
Sony Takes Its Chocolate Out of BMG's Peanut Butter
Black Lips Announce Fall Shows  Click to play Watch now
It's High Time to Listen to Pit Er Pat
Bon Iver Get European Tour and Single  Click to play Watch now
David Byrne Announces Tour Dates for Brian Eno Album, Free Download and Video  Click to play Watch now
Thick Guitar Sludge: Pontiak to Release Sun on Sun  Click to play Listen now
New Los Campesinos! on the Way!
Women Get Retro Modern With New Album  Click to play Get MP3
Portastatic Sharing Some Small History via Rarities Collection
Animal Collective Are Working on a Film Project  Click to play Watch now
You Can Go Your Own Way: Be Your Own Pet Break Up
Boredoms, Gang Gang Dance To Do 88BoaDrum on 08.08.08
Fujiya & Miyagi Get U.S. Tour Dates + New MP3  Click to play Get MP3 now
Tobacco: Otherworldy, Spastic, Smooth  Click to play Watch now
Audio: Deerhoof - Live in Brooklyn  Click to play Listen now
Martin Atkins Wants You To Tour Smart  Click to play Watch now
Deerhoof to Hoof It All Over America
The Go! Team Launch a Free! Site
New York ATP Announces Final Line Up
Growing Announce NA Tour
Nine Inch Nails Start Tour  Click to play Watch now
These Are Powers Sign to Dead Oceans, Expect Noise to Ensue  
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Roots Manuva: Again and Again and Again and Again  Click to play Watch now
These United States Will Tour the United States to Commit Crimes  
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Nationwide Mercury Prize Names 2008 Shortlist  Click to play Listen now
Télépathique and the Opposing Forces of Punk and Bossa Nova  
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Sebastien Grainger Is Back In the Saddle with Saddle Creek  
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Parts & Labor Receive Found Sounds from Fans for Use on Receivers
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TV on the Radio to Drop Dear Science, in September
Karen O Digs Native Korean Rock (and Melodramatic Popular Songs)  
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Drone, Reverb, and Feedback: Darker My Love 
Click to play Watch video
Rafter and Sweaty Magic is More than Perspiration  Click to play Listen now
Cold War Kids New Online Stream  Click to play Listen now
From the Basement Will Hit the Independent Film Channel
Blitzen Trapper Return from the Trail with Furr
Deerhunter Microcastle Media Explosion  Click to play Watch and listen now
Saddle Creek Signs Land of Talk
XX Teens: This Is What an Exploding Head Sounds Like  
Click to play Watch and listen now
My Bloody Valentine Set List at FIB
Pop Montreal Lineup Announced
Festival Preview : FIB  Click to play Listen now
Ten Kens Are Ready To Release Ten Kens Click to play Listen now
Radiohead Release Cameraless Laser Video for House of Cards
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Oxford Collapse Upgrade Their Sonic Aesthetics on BITS 
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Juana Molina to Release Un Dia  Click to play Listen now
This Weekend: P4K Festival  Click to play Listen now
Secret Machines to Release Secret New Album this Fall
Video: Battles - Tonto Live  Click to play Watch now
Why? Announce Fall Tour for North America  Click to play Listen now
Department Of Eagles Join 4AD  Click to play Listen now
Gang Gang Dance To Release Release Saint Dymphna 
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Lackthereof: When Your Real Project Becomes a Side Project 
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British Sea Power To Stage Their Own Festival
Lambchop Is a Band  Click to play Listen now
Video: The Hold Steady Interview  Click to play Watch now
Video: The Besnard Lakes - Devastation  Click to play Watch now
Video: Lackthereof Live   Click to play Watch now
Festival Preview: T in the Park   Click to play Listen now
This Weekend: Oxegen Festival   Click to play Listen now
Duchess Says Drive It Over the Edge  Click to play Listen now
Dungen Emerge From the Dungeon With A New Album  Click to play Listen now
Tv on the Radio, On Tour  Click to play Listen now
The Dutchess and the Duke and the Way-Back Machine  Click to play Listen now
The Kills To Tour With The Raconteurs,
Announce More Fall Shows
  Click to play Watch now
2008 Polaris Music Prize Names Short List Click to play Listen now

Minotaur Shock Blasts Back With
Amateur Dramatics In August    Click to play Listen now

Pushing Forward & Being Truly Dressy Bessy
ATP New York Gets Dinosaur Jr, Mercury Rev, Yo La Tengo
Cold War Kids Late Summer Tour Dates
Sub Pop Singles Club Gets Black Lips, Arthur & Yu, Om
YouTube and Viacom Showdown: Your Data Becomes Not So Private
New Mogwai MP3 Unveiled  Click to play Listen now
Rage Against The Machine's Zach De La Rocha
Launches One Day as a Lion
Ra Ra Riot and Their Ra Ra Tour (Riots Are Optional)  Click to play Listen now
MusicfestNW Rolls Out 2008 Line Up
The Verve Offer a New MP3 Download + Glastonbury Video
The Sea and Cake Set Off Car Alarm in October
The Jesus and Mary Chain Boxed Set: 81 Tracks of Hidden History
The Devil, You, + Me and the Fall Notwist Tour  Click to play Watch now
Conor Oberst Tour Dates, Interview, Streams  Click to play Listen now
Nagisa Ni Te Do 70's Psych Folk  Click to play Listen now
Radiohead's From The Basement Appearance Goes Online
The Con Tour Continues
Bumbershoot Festival Announces New Music Additions, Literary Line Up
They've Got Verve and So Do You:
The Verve Release New Album Info, Stream
  Click to play Listen now
Irmin Schmidt & Kumo: Decidedly German (and Funky)  Click to play Watch now
T In The Park Names Final Additions
Doves Closing In On Next Album
Feelin' Good About the Brotherhood:
Chemical Brothers Announce Best of Album
Going All The Way with Growing  Click to play Listen now
Alias Returns This September  Click to play Watch now
Sigur Rós Announce North American Tour  Click to play Listen now
The Shins Are Shopping for a New Label Deal
Mercury Rev To Blast Back With Two Albums This Fall
Grinderman to Grind Out Another Album This Year Click to play Watch now
My Bloody Valentine Ready To Record New Album  Click to play Listen now
Glastonbury Finalizes Line Up for 2008
This Weekend: Sonar Festival
The Dandy Warhols Announce Tour With Darker My Love
Lollapalooza Announces 2008 Schedule
Spiritualized Launch Harmonies Web Experience
Pivot: Interesting, Catchy, Fragmented, Disjointed,
and Prone to Tangents
  Click to play Watch now
2008 Polaris Music Prize Names the Long List  Click to play Listen now
The Hold Steady: The Gift That Keeps On Giving  Click to play Listen now
MySpace Redesign Lands Monday
The Long Winters To Hit the Studio: Audio Interview   Click to play Listen now
Meltdown Festival  Click to play Listen now
Oneida Happens In Threes  Click to play Listen now
Isle of Wight Festival  Click to play Listen now
Bonnaroo Festival  Click to play Listen now
This Weekend: Meltdown Festival  Click to play Listen now
Oneida Happens In Threes  Click to play Listen now
This Weekend: Isle of Wight Festival  Click to play Listen now
Trent Reznor Working On TV Show
This Weekend: Bonnaroo Festival  Click to play Listen now
Interactive: Name Your Own Sonic Youth / Starbucks Album  Post now
The New iPhone: Better Than the Last
Sigur Ros Launch Their Album Online  Click to play Listen now
The History of No Wave and New York Post Punk  Click to play Watch now
Mogwai Add More Tour Dates for September  Click to play Listen now
The Walkmen Plan Tour for You & Me
Monolith Festival Adds More Names
The Duke Spirit, Robyn, Ben Harper Join All Points West
Freak Out on the Liars Freak Out EP in July
Sigur Rós Announce New Shows  Click to play Watch now
Deerhoof Announces New Album - Offend Maggie
The Stills Drop the Word On New Album Oceans Will Rise, Release Free Tracks  Click to play Listen now
Jose Gonzales Expands Summer Tour  Click to play Watch now
Germs Biopic Gets Fall Screenings
Moby Launches $10,000 Video Competition
Spearhead & Michael Franti Are Back This Fall With New Album
Okkervil River Announce Fall Tour,
Follow Up Album for The Stage Names
Mogwai To Release EP Before Full Length Album This Fall
ATP's Nightmare Before Christmas Announces Curators
Liz Phair Announces More Exile In Guyville Shows
Peter Murphy Starts Summer Tour
Festival Fun: Bonnaroo Releases 2008 Schedule
Brendan Canning of BSS Has Something For Each and Every One of Us and Its Called Something for All of Us  Click to play Listen now
Sigur Ros Announce New Album, Free Download  Click to play Watch now
This Weekend : Primavera Sound
Right Now: Mutek Festival
Brendan Canning of BSS Has Something For Each and Every One of Us and Its Called Something for All of Us  Click to play Listen now
Bodies of Water Swim In Bodies of Influences  Click to play Listen now
Sigur Ros Announce New Album, Free Download  Click to play Watch now
Flying Lotus Will Be Flying Los Angeles Out to Us Very Soon  
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The Awkward Stage Gets Immediately Listenable  Click to play Listen now
Frightened Rabbit Now Touring the U.S.  Click to play Watch now
Black Lips Start US Tour Click to play Watch now
Dandy Warhols Announce New Tour Dates, Live Experience  
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Tom Waits and the Glitter and Doom Tour Goes to Europe Click to play Watch now
Punk Rock Turns 50: Jello Biafra's Birthday Party
This Weekend: Sasquatch! Music Festival  Click to play Listen now
Happy Mondays are Happy to be Working on A New Album
Xiu Xiu Announce Summer Tour  Click to play Listen now
Napster Joins the MP3 Club
Ra Ra Riot Step Up To Barsuk Records  Click to play Listen now
This Weekend: Detroit Electronic Music Festival  Click to play Listen now
Video: The Kills - Last Day of Magic
Annuals Label-Collective Gets National Launch  Click to play Listen now
Review: These Are Powers   Click to play Listen now
Daedelus Makes Love To Make Music To
Bumbershoot Festival Gets Band of Horses, The Black Keys, & More
Video: Portishead   Click to play Watch now
Spiritualized Streaming New Album on MySpace
Video: Man Man  Click to play Watch now
Video: Flaming Lips - Christmas On Mars  Click to play Watch now
Video: Tokyo Police Club  Click to play Watch now
Thievery Corporation Head Outernationalist Music Tour  Click to play Listen now
Lou Reed Teams Up with Sirius Radio for New York Shuffle
Sasquatch! Festival Gets a Podcast  Click to play Listen now
Spiritualized Kick Off Expanded Tour  Click to play Watch now
Autechre Bonus Tracks Release Starts Today
The One-person Band as an Evolution of the Singer-songwriter
The Hold Steady Get First Single, New Tour Dates   Click to play Listen now
Judge in Music Sharing Case May Grant New Trial
Hot Chip Add Fall Shows for North America  Click to play Listen now
The Hold Steady Announce First Single, New Tour Dates for U.S.   Click to play Listen now
Judge in Music Sharing Case May Grant New Trial
Hot Chip Add Fall Shows for North America  Click to play Listen now
These Arms Are Snakes Sign To Suicide Squeeze  Click to play Download MP3
Headlights Hit the Road Today  Click to play Download MP3
This Weekend: All Tomorrow's Parties
Oxford Collapse Get Busy with Limited Edition Singl New Album 
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High Places Sign to Thrill Jockey   Click to play Listen now
Mint Records Signs Hot Panda  Click to play Listen now
Video: Sigur Ros In the Studio  Click to play Watch video
Mira Calix to Perform Live Film Soundtrack
Matmos Announce European Tour Dates  Click to play Download MP3
Uh Huh, Oh Yeah: Paul Weller Announces More Tour Dates
 Click to play Listen now
Tricky's Back ... On Domino Records
Stereolab Announce Fall North American Tour Click to play Watch video
Last.fm Adds Video Interviews  Click to play Watch video
Bonnaroo Festival Gets a Webcast
Beck Gets With XL Recordings in the UK for His Surprise Album
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds Will Tour the U.S.  Click to play Watch video
Pontiak Cruises to Thrill Jockey Records for New Album  Click to play Listen now
Stephen Malkmus, Broken Social Scene, Times New Viking for Siren Music Festival
Sub Pop's SP20 Gets The Vaselines, Les Thugs, Eric’s Trip
My Bloody Valentine Gets U.S. Tour Dates, Will Reissue Classic Albums
Juliana Hatfield Album Release Date Pushed Out  Click to play Listen now
Asthmatic Kitty and the Lucky 7: 7 New Acts Signed  Click to play Download now
Spacelab to the Dandy Warhols: You Should Name Your Album Earth to the Dandy Warhols  Click to play Listen now
Peter Gabriel's Web Site Has Been STOLEN!
Tom Waits Announces Summer Tour Dates, Holds Awkward News Conference  Click to play Watch video
Nine Inch Nails, Another Free Album, & You  Click to play Download now
Spiritualized Push Back Songs In A & E Release Date, Release Video  Click to play Watch video
New Order Seek To Define New World Order With New DVD
Four Tet Announces Summer Tour  Click to play Listen now  
The Cure To Release Monthly Singles In the Run Up to Their Album Release

Black Kids Get A Deal

The Hold Steady Optimistic About New Album

4AD Absorbs Too Pure, Beggars Banquet Labels

RIAA Gets Defensive Over Tactics
Glastonbury Festival Gets Line Up

Coachella: Portishead Was Amazing

Spiritualized To Headline Green Man Festival
Menomena Side Project: Lackthereof  Click to play Listen now
Wolf Parade Announce Summer Tour Dates  Click to play Listen now
Patti Smith & Kevin Shields to Release Live Show from 2005
Denali Will Play a Reunion Show
Bestival 2008: It's a Sellout
Coachella Announces Set Times

My Bloody Valentine to Tour the U.S., Curate ATP In New York

Dirty Projectors Sign To Domino Records, Will Release Two Albums
Conor Oberst To Release Solo Album on Merge Records
Massive Attack Announce Meltdown Festival Line Up
Stereolab Will Cut The Umbilical Chemical Chord In August
CSS Get North American Tour Dates, New Album
Net Neutrality Debate Gets Hot When Comcast Skips Out
Sigur Ros Add MoreTour Dates
Wordless Music Series Gets Prefuse 73, Deerhoof, Times New Viking
Leila Signs to Warp Records
Roskilde Festival: The Coolest Festival of All
Austin City Limits Announces 2008 Line Up
Sub Pop Lays Out the Beginning of SP20
Wolf Parade Release New MP3 Download, Track List   Click to play Play MP3
Asobi Seksu Sign On to Polyvinyl Records for Their Third Album
New Pornographers' Carl Newman Talks New Solo Project
No Age Ready for Spring Tour
Bumbershoot Festival Names Initial Lineup
Deerhoof Are In The Studio
Black Moth Super Rainbow On Waxploitation
The M's Get Spacey On Real Close Ones  Click to play Listen now
Minus the Bear ... On the Road and Heading Near You
Bennicàssim Festival Gets an Update
Semiconductor Win Award for Magnetic Movie
You Know You Want to Hear More Radiohead News on New Releases
Virgin Mobile Festival Names Headliners
Max Richter Scores BBC Documentary
MySpace Music Is Close to Making an Announcement
Liz Phair Returns From Exile
Buzznet Buys All of Stereogum
Be Your Own Pet Announce Tour Dates
Triptych Festival Names Dates, Line Up
Sasquatch! Festival Adds Comedy Acts
Nine Inch Nails Announce Summer Tour
Radiohead Set to Go Back Into the Studio
Death Cab For Cutie Add New Tour Dates,
Reveal Narrow Stairs Artwork
Mudhoney To Release Superfuzz Bigmuff: Deluxe Edition  Click to play Listen now
Man Man Add More Shows to Their Tour, Man
Toronto Virgin Festival Takes Shape
4AD to Release Atlas Sound By Deerhunter's Bradford Cox,
Expand It to Two Discs
Sony BMG Is Working On a Music Subscription Service
Liars to Open for Radiohead
Mates of State Want You To
Re-Arrange Them (In More Ways Than One)
Wilderness Play at Whitney Biennial 2008
Winter Music Conference
M.I.A. Added to Roskilde Festival
Study: Online Radio Is Growing
The Verve Add New Shows to Tour Schedule
CBC To Use Bittorrent
Billy Bragg Talks Royalties In the Modern Age  Discuss This
Bonnaroo Festival Adds More
Coachella Goers to Get Free Train Service from Los Angeles
Harp Magazine To Stop Publishing
We Are Scientists Master the Brain Trust Thrust
Nine Inch Nails Ghosts Film Festival Begins
Kraftwerk Announce Select Tour Dates
Coachella Adds Aphex Twin, Goldfrapp and More
First From Third: Portishead Name First Single
Caribou Add UK Shows With Born Ruffians
AOL Buys Social Networking Service Bebo
SIGNED: White Rabbits Sign to TBD Records for New Album
Leonard Cohen, Trentemøller, Buzzcocks Added to The Big Chill
Nine Inch Nails Sales Figures Released for Ghosts
Coachella Adds Aphex Twin, Goldfrapp & More
Kraftwerk Announce Select Tour Dates
SXSW Music Festival Begins
Devotchka’s Got Ya With Their Biggest American Tour Yet
Pitchfork Music Festival
Gets Public Enemy Performing Nation of Millions
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Announce U.S. Shows
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Free Kitten Comes Back To Life
T In The Park Festival Adds 9 More
Kieran Hebden Is Back In The Saddle On New Releases
Dandy Warhols Form Their Own Recording Label
The War On The War On Drugs  Click to play Play MP3
Hardly Art Signs Another Band ... The Moondoggies
Plug Awards Go Down In NYC
When Torrents Have No One Left To Blame
Jamie Lidell Announces Tour Dates for Jim
Thao Nguyen Hits the Road with Xiu Xiu
New Music on Spacelab Radio
Warner Drops DRM In Europe
Sasquatch Festival Adds the Mars Volta
Sasquatch Festival Adds the Mars Volta
YouTube Will Get Live Video In 2008
Pitchfork to Launch Independent Music Channel on the Web
New Nine Inch Nails Release 'Ghosts'
Creates Soundtracks for Your Mind
Hardly Art Strikes Again with the Pica Beats
Back in Black: Black Francis Returns With New Music
Animal Collective Get New EP This Spring
Dead Meadow Add New Shows in April & May
Warp Records Signs Pivot
Beirut to Headline Green Man Festival
Paul Van Dyk Tour Dates
Los Campesinos! Get Spring Shows
The Verve Announce U.S. Shows
Hey Bestival! They Say It’s Your Birthday
The Sounds of El Perro Del Mar On Tour This Spring
Sasquatch! Festival Announces 2008 Line Up!
Death Cab For Cutie To Do A Three Hour Tour This Spring
Noise Pop Music Festival Kicks Off Today
M83 Tour Dates
Air Expands Moon Safari for 10th Anniversary Release
All Points West Festival Announces Lineup
New Spiritualized Album Shaping Up For May
Sonic Raindrops and Earth Science with Laura Barrett  Click to play Play MP3
Review: Lymbyc Systym - Love Your Abuser Remixed  Click to play Play MP3
Sunset Rubdown Announce Spring Shows  Click to play Play MP3
Sasha And Digweed Reboot With U.S. Tour
Los Campesinos Release New Album
Blitzen Trapper Kick Off U.S. Tour  Click to play Play MP3
The Victory Lap: Spoon Tour Dates  Click to play Play MP3
MySpace is Working On A New Music Service
The Hold Steady Will Be At the Wireless Festival
¡Vive the Liberation! KEXP Is Coming to NYC
The End of the Road Festival: When Jokes Become Reality
Study: Music Downloads Will Surpass CDs by 2012
Oz Government Wants to Ban File Downloaders From the Internet
TVT Records Files for Bankruptcy
Vetiver As The New Model: Band Names Can Be Adjectives and Verbs Too
Travelling the World With Tegan and Sara
Jose Gonzalez' Green Tour
Massive Attack to Curate Meltdown Festival
European Commission Wants to Extend Copyright Protection
Battles Spring Tour Dates
PJ Harvey Announces New Single
Goodbye BBC Collective
Tokyo Police Club Get A Release Date for Elephant Shell
Vampire Weekend Added to ATP vs. Pitchfork
Portishead Announce Track List for New Album, Third
Again With the Glastonbury Rumors - The Festival Will Go On
T In The Park Line Up Announced
Glastonbury Festival Addresses Line Up Leaks
Handsome Furs Announce Spring Tour Dates
The Mars Volta Announce Spring Shows
eMusic Launches Curated Web Space for Unsigned Artists
MTV Retools for the Modern Age
THERE WILL BE RADIOHEAD, & THERE WILL BE LIVE SHOWS
Sasquatch! Festival Dates
Stage Mates: New Pornographers and Okkervil River
Boticellis Are California Dreamin' s  Click to play Play MP3
These United States Tour the United States
Hardly Art Signs Pretty and Nice
Sonic Youth Are Ready to Start a New Album
Say Hi In the Sound Lab   Click to play Listen now
Deerhoof Add Ed Rodriguez to the Band
Ladytron 4.0 - New Concept, New Tour
SIGNED: Bowerbirds Are On Dead Oceans  Click to play Play MP3
Citay Announce March Excursion for the U.S.  Click to play Play MP3
Jens Lekman on World Tour  Click to play Play MP3

It's SXSW Time! South by Southwest Music Festival
Announces 2008 Line Up

Bonnaroo Announces 2008 Festival Line Up

Feist Wins Shortlist Music Prize
Tickley Feather Signs to Paw Tracks
Pirate Bay: Part Deux: ISPs Block Access, Pirate Bay Fights Back
Russian Circles: Not Just About Social Groups
In the Former Soviet Union
Apple Launches New iPhone, iPod Touch
Baidu and Yahoo! China Sued by Universal, Sony, Warner
Supergrass Announce Super New Tour Dates

SIGNED: Ten Kens are Now on FatCat Records

Imaad Wasif and Two Part Beast
It's A Three-way Musical Love
  Click to play Play MP3
What Made Milwaukee Famous Won't Die  Click to play Play MP3
Noise Pop Announces Final Festival Line Up
February Is The Month of Apes  Click to play Watch video
Thank You Sign to Thrill Jockey,
Say Thank You to Thrill Jockey
  Click to play Listen now
NME Awards Announce 2008 Nominees
Pirate Bay Operators Charged With
Copyright Infringement
Bennicàssim Festival Adds José González,
Spiritualized, Siouxsie, The National and More
My Bloody Valentine Get a New Festival Appearance
Lymbyc Systym Get Remixed By Daedelus & The Album Leaf
imeem Buys Anywhere.FM Because They're
Everywhere imeem Wants to Be
Qtrax or Notrax? Qtrax Gets Fuzzy on Label Deals and Site Launch
Amazon Music Store to Go Global in 2008
El Perro Del Mar to Release El New Album
Brian Jonestown Massacre Label to Release
New Music by The Quarter After
Jimmy Cliff to Play Glastonbury Festival
Yahoo! Looks to Revive Flatlining Music Service
Super Furry Animals to Headline Green Man Festival
Alison Moyet & Vince Clarke Reunite as Yazoo
Shortlist Music Prize Announces Shortlist
Global Music Sales Down, Legal Music Download Sales Up, French President Sarkozy Becomes a Poster Boy for Copyrights
Global Music Sales Down, Legal Music Download Sales Up
Last.FM Makes Its Last Stand With Free Global Jukebox  Click to play Play video
Liars Tour In Jeopardy After Angus Throws His Back Out
Reading and Leeds Festivals ToDrop Corporate Sponsorship
Spiritualize This: New Spiritualized Album in 2008
Coachella Names 2008 Lineup
Portishead Will Hit the Road!
Ensemble's Film Score for Up the Yangtze Hits Sundance Film Festival  Click to play Play video
ATP vs. Pitchfork Gets Black Mountain and Born Ruffians
Colin Meloy! Will Release a Live Album! Called Colin Meloy Sings Live!
Now You Can Have Your Clark & Listen to It Too  Click to play Play MP3
Cursive Plans Small Tour
Nada Surf Get Tour Dates for Lucky, New Video  Click to play Play video
Noise Pop Gets The Walkmen, Helio Sequence, MSTRKRFT
Our Brother the Native: Make Amends, For We Are Merely Vessels
Forget Universal Healthcare, Clinic Will Release A New Album In April!
The Most Serene Republic’s Tour: Inevitably Lifting the Veil
David J of Bauhaus Gets Musical Theater Action in Los Angeles
The Breeders Will Play Coachella and SXSW
Jamie Lidell To Release New Music in 2008  Click to play Play video
Moby.LastNight Gets Release Date & New Video for Alice  Click to play Play video
Destroyer Will Destroy You   Click to play Play MP3
Healthy Decemberists Get Ready for January Shows

Now It's Official: Sony Goes MP3 With Amazon

Apple Will Cut iTunes Prices for Brits  Click to play Play video
PJ Harvey Is Going Back to the Studio
Radiohead Announce Cities for U. S. Tour
Glastonbury Festival Sets Ticket Registration
AmazonMP3 Store Might Offer Song Downloads with Variable Pricing
Caribou Gets Big World Tour  Click to play Play MP3
The Helio Sequence Keep Their Eyes On on January 29  Click to play Play MP3
Sony Drops DRM, People In Hell Buy Winter Coats
Radiohead Hit # 1 on the First Week of In Rainbows CD Release
Glastonbury Festival Gets Dates
Black Mountain Finalize Tour Dates For New Album  Click to play Play MP3
Silje Nes Gets European Tour Dates
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