Brian Chippendale (Lightning Bolt, Black Pus) to release "If 'n Oof," an 800-page graphic novel made using a wonderful rainbow of colors [News Article]

Bert Jansch cancels tour with Neil Young [News Article]

Portugal. The Man announce tour! Unfortunately, a deal with the devil is forcing them to open for Primus [News Article]

Didn't quite finish your summer reading list? Make up for it by seeing The Books on their expanded fall tour! [News Article]

Van Dyke Parks and ESG headline Next to Last Festival [News Article]

Matador Records turns 21, orders three Long Island iced teas, pukes, releases a six-CD box set [News Article]

David Bowie says: "Buy Station to Station again, and I'll bring back Tin Machine" [News Article]

M.I.A. announces her "Red-Headed Massacre" tour [News Article]

Paste stops the presses [News Article]

Can a song be interesting with only one chord? "Power-ambient" band Chord seem to think so, and they'll sell you an album that proves it [News Article]

For all you fans who thought you had it all: Bob Dylan announces new rarities collection [News Article]

Jim Jarmusch sets his lens on Iggy Pop's old, writhing body [News Article]

Neil Young goes French and makes plans to release Le Noise in September [News Article]

Atmosphere announce tour as a long-winded excuse to keep reminding everyone that Minnesota is cool [News Article]

Pelican celebrate their 10-year anniversary with a new vinyl box set and a romantic dinner at Golden Corral [News Article]

Mark McGuire (Emeralds, St. Louis Cardinals) preps Living With Yourself for Editions Mego [News Article]

FYF Fest has got a lineup, and they want YOU to know it! [News Article]

Bruise Cruise music fest sets sail with The Black Lips, Vivian Girls, Oh Sees: Can hipsters make anything cool? [News Article]

Planes Mistaken for Stars to reunite because of an intergalactic "battle of the bands" held on Jupiter [News Article]

Sufjan Stevens employs a baroque string quartet and a banjo to announce a North American tour [News Article]