“Man Baby/Compuer Face/Pure Being” [remix of Flying Lotus]
Busdriver’s forthcoming mix tape, Computer Cooties, is tentatively due in Summer 2010. In addition to this Flying Lotus track (from the forthcoming Cosmogramma), he’ll be taking on tunes by Modeselktor, Daedelus, Holy Fuck, and Free The Robots. Exciting!
• Busdriver: http://www.myspace.com/busdriver
The Smashing Pumpkins
“Widow Wake My Mind” [live on Jay Leno]
After a titillating appearance by Heidi Klum and an oriental showing from Ken Jeong (Knocked Up, The Hangover), The Smashing Pumpkins end last night’s The Tonight Show With Jay Leno with a performance of “Widow Wake My Mind” off Teargarden by Kaleidyscope Vol. 1: Songs for a Sailor (set for release on May 25). The best part for me was when my wife farted (seriously) toward the end of the song. If only that could be embedded here too.
• The Smashing Pumpkins: http://www.smashingpumpkins.com
Faith No More
“Ben” [Michael Jackson cover]
Faith No More covers Michael Jackson. ‘Nuff said. [via The Daily Swarm]
• Faith No More: http://www.fnm.com/
France/Italy’s Passe Montagne are releasing a new (and awesome) album, Oh My Satan, today on Sickroom Records/Africantape. This is their second full-length album, following their debut release, Long Play. The album is being released on limited-to-500 vinyl (with MP3 download), so chop chop motherfucker.
Gayngs is comprised of musicians from groups like Bon Iver, P.O.S., Megafaun, Solid Gold, The Rosebuds, and Lookbook. Rumor has it they’re up to 24 peeps now. This means each member will probably earn very little money off the project. Our recommendation? Convert Gayngs to a solo project! The group’s debut, Relayted, is set for release May 11 on Jagjaguwar.