Beirut plans lengthy summer world tour; is that kid 18 yet or what? [News Article]

Jay Reatard's 1998 debut Teenage Hate to be reissued with bonus tracks and remastered hatred [News Article]

Raekwon readies massive North American tour with one hand, holds the Pyrex steady with the other [News Article]

Sons and Daughters release new album on Domino, and Moms and Dads couldn't be more proud [News Article]

Sublime Frequencies DVD/CD/book showcases Olivia Wilde's Wyatt's ethnomusical journey across Ethiopia [News Article]

Times New Viking give out free tattoos with preorders of new album Dancer Equired [News Article]

Marissa Nadler records new, self-titled album, starts her own record label, makes you weepy [News Article]

Crystal Stilts announce spring tour in support of new album but in violation of international law [News Article]

ATP announces Japan benefit show with Squarepusher, Fuck Buttons, and incentives galore [News Article]

Let's Wrestle announce Albini-produced sophomore album Nursing Home, with guitar tones thick enough for grandpa [News Article]

Julee Cruise (Twin Peaks, etc.) releases new album with DJ Dmitry (of Deee-lite), tours with Kid Congo Powers & Khan [News Article]

Mount Eerie, much like that first robin of spring, brings joy/music to the West Coast on tour [News Article]

David Lynch curates charity comp with exclusive tracks from Tom Waits, Iggy Pop, and the man behind Winkie's [News Article]

Quintron announces April release date for Sucre du Sauvage, recorded in and around a museum [News Article]

Battles, Les Savy Fav, and Caribou unite to make ATP's Nightmare Before Christmas 3x as scarily awesome [News Article]

Pitchfork Music Fest reveals magical lineup; Ryan Schreiber to headline Sunday, reading 15 "classic reviews" [News Article]

The Black Angels get psyched (eh??) for lengthy spring US tour [News Article]

Drag City releases lost folk artist Ed Askew's 1984 harpsichord/tiple masterpiece; go look up "tiple" [News Article]

Black Lips extend tour, showcase jams from new Mark Ronson-produced album [News Article]

Former Zs member releases Ripped Heart EP with his new(ish) band Extra Life [News Article]