Clarence Clarity's forthcoming debut EP is way more confusing than his name suggests [News Article]

Jessica Pratt set to deliver love, hope, and a new album in 2015 via Drag City [News Article]

C Duncan signs to FatCat, to release debut LP of orchestral folk whimsy; indie film sync opportunities set to follow [News Article]

Eiko Ishibashi taps Jim O'Rourke, American ambassador to Japan, for forthcoming Drag City album, Car and Freezer [News Article]

Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson to score upcoming Stephen Hawking biopic [News Article]

Scott Walker to score forthcoming film about fascism starring Robert Pattinson [News Article]

Wilco celebrate 20 years of being Wilco by releasing more music and playing more shows [News Article]

Major labels told to get off SoundCloud's cloud: negotiations on revenue stall [News Article]

Noise fans rejoice as Jason Lescalleet embarks on punishing monthly release schedule for the indefinite future [News Article]

His Name Is Alive's latest release is a psychedelic rock opera called Tecuciztecatl [News Article]

Atlanta rapper Rome Fortune gives away new record Small VVorld [News Article]

Bedroom Suck Records comp set to prime world on the last five years of Australian music history [News Article]

Mike Patton and Anthony Pateras combine under the name tētēma, prep avant-goodness called Geocidal [News Article]

Dr. Dre bypasses years of study and hanging around sick people to out-earn real doctors with $620 million in earnings this year [News Article]

Francisco the Man sign to Fat Possum the Label for Loose Ends the Album [News Article]

Mike & Cara Gangloff (Pelt, Black Twig Pickers) set to release new album Black Ribbon of Death, Silver Thread of Life [News Article]

Nathan Bowles set to rebrand banjo after years of hillbilly stereotyping with new album on Paradise of Bachelors [News Article]

Brogan Bentley set to release snake-obsessed debut called The Snake on Leaving Records [News Article]

Tera Melos tour US with Pinback, release video of a living breathing hotdog man journeying to a cosmic soda can [News Article]

FKA twigs and Nick Mulvey among the shortlist for Mercury Prize 2014 in a field dominated by electronic albums [News Article]