The Rentals announce Lost in Alphaville, out on August 26 via Polyvinyl [News Article]

The Ramones' first album finally goes gold, 38 years later [News Article]

Sinead O'Connor signs to Nettwerk, new album The Vishnu Room coming in August [News Article]

NYC's East Village Radio shutting down permanently next week [News Article]

Ben Frost bursts out of the darkness wielding serrated new album A U R O R A [News Article] shutting down because online avatar DJ parties are kind of sad [News Article]

Swans drifter Michael Gira wanders into solo European 2014 trek [News Article]

Mika Vainio & Stephen O’Malley to soundtrack your newly anarchist life with new LP as ÄÄNIPÄÄ on Editions Mego [News Article]

Melt-Banana ready first album in six years, plot North American tour, probe your prog-core [News Article]

Zach Hill, Janet Weiss, and Matt Cameron create drum circle jerk Drumgasm, release debut LP in August [News Article]

Tim Hecker announces brand-new studio album, Virgins; released via Kranky in October [News Article]

Swans announce some details on a new live album, plan to record studio LP in October, and more! [News Article]

Varg Vikernes arrested for ties to Pussy Riot (just kidding, it's for Nazi shit) [News Article]

Sweden and Finland continue good relations with collaborative album by Mika Vainio & Joachim Nordwall [News Article]

Chris Corsano's Hot Cars Warp label to release Byron Coley's Dating Tips for Touring Bands on July 23 [News Article]

Ende Tymes doing fundraiser for May festival: Aaron Dilloway, Macronympha, Crank Sturgeon, Pulse Emitter, Bhob Rainey, Andy Ortmann, more [News Article]

Mike Connelly (Wolf Eyes/Hair Police) starts new band Clay Rendering with his wife Tara, performance and EP coming soon on Hospital Productions [News Article]

Drag City to reissue Harmony Korine's 1998 first novel. "It's about a race war and it happens in Florida." [News Article]

Colin Stetson reveals details on third and final New History Warfare album, plots world tour [News Article]

Iannis Xenakis to have vintage works collected on new Recollection GRM LP [News Article]