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Erykah Badu the magnificent alien goddess and her 11-piece producer collective release debut album, play shows [News Article]

New Order (sans Hook) release Lost Sirens outtakes compilation [News Article]

The Cure treating all their lovecats to a new live album straight outta Bestival [News Article]

Lee Ranaldo gives birth!!! (to a solo LP on Matador) [News Article]

A Place to Bury Strangers release EP for the coming Mayan apocalypse [News Article]

The Black Heart Procession join up with Chelsea Wolfe for a tour made in sad heaven [News Article]

The Kills release flexi disc for Record Store Day Black Friday, chart winter tour [News Article]

Louisville's ear X-tacy record shop closes its doors [News Article]

Dust-to-Digital releases 4-CD collection of ultra-rare African 78s for your gramophone listening pleasure [News Article]

Morrissey vs. NME Round 34: libel edition [News Article]

Leonard Cohen releasing Old Ideas next year, preceded by the taking of Manhattan and Berlin [News Article]

Record Store Day Black Friday approaches, with utterly essential 7-inch box sets galore [News Article]

Mazzy Star, Mayans, and Urkel: the one news story that brings them all together [News Article]

Mouse on Mars prepare to enter the Paeanumnion at London's Barbican Centre... gross [News Article]

Ursula Bogner, mystery-shrouded space pop lady, gets new collection on Faitiche [News Article]

Pitchfork welcomes Forms to the festival family; crack out the gross bubblegum cigars! [News Article]

Jarvis Cocker, noted smart person, hired as editor-at-large at UK publishing house [News Article]

Hype Williams' Dean Blunt and Inga Copeland release solo recordings rarer than most breeds of unicorn [News Article]

Disappears readying new LP with Steve Shelley for 2012, collaborate with White/Light to create sexy new release [News Article]