NXNE wants you to come to a sexy Canadian pool party with Spoon, Swans, Sleigh Bells, Spiritualized and some other bands that don't start with "S" [News]
Mexican Summer to host two-day festival in honor of five years, still young enough to appreciate that "infernal racket" [News]
Spacemen 3 catalogue receiving deluxe reissue treatment; all drug-dealers' phones immediately begin ringing off the hook. [News]
Hopscotch Festival announces impressive 2013 lineup; Merzbow to roam freely in the North Carolina countryside [News]
Unsound Festival New York 2014: The scaling of music's structural past and infinitely potential futures.
The Soft Focus: How data overload has led to the trading of one delusion (authenticity) for another (aesthetic cohesion)
Britt Brown (Not Not Fun, Robedoor, LA Vampires): "Ours is a thin-skinned generation, and a lot of artists harbor surprising venom toward anyone who isn't buying what they're selling."