Strut Records to provide a Dance Mania history lesson with Hardcore Traxx comp [News Article]

Cross Record joins the Ba Da Bing! family, releases one album and readies another for 2014 [News Article]

Pixies still touring and making videos and talk-singing and stuff [News Article]

Hey! Look! Clipd Beaks have a new album out on Moon Glyph! [News Article]

Drag City to reissue penultimate Royal Trux album Veterans of Disorder in November, because it would be weird not to [News Article]

Jenny Hval looking to conquer North America this fall (step one: cover Paul Simon) [News Article]

James Blake postpones some US dates for the opportunity to wear a tux [News Article]

Old pals Kurt Vile and Sore Eros team up for collaborative EP [News Article]

Amen Dunes announces two upcoming albums to beef up nearly empty Big Cartel webpage [News Article]

Behold! Magik Markers return with a new album on Drag City in November! [News Article]

Talibam! tour through Europe and (briefly) return to improvisation [News Article]

Juana Molina comes out of hiding to release new album Wed 21 this October [News Article]

Public Guilt Records (Zu, Psychic Paramount) closes up shop, holds clearance sale [News Article]

RIP: Maxwell's :( [News Article]

Coachwhips' Hands on the Controls will eat your drugs, fuck your girlfriend, and be reissued September 3 [News Article]

Struggling startup label Universal forced to resort to crowdfunding [News Article]

Paid downloads are down and digital album sales are declining. It turns out people don't like to pay for digital music. [News Article]

Fuck Buttons come to a major North American market near you! [News Article]

Internet piracy news of the week: Google filtering out Grooveshark [News Article]

Kim Gordon and Bill Nace prep Body/Head tour and album on Matador; Kim Gordon does some art, too [News Article]