Kevin Drumm set to release a very quiet record, though don't call it ambient and don't call it drone [News Article]

...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead keep the challenges coming with their new album IX [News Article]

Trance Farmers exhales Dixie Crystals into the world on September 2 via Leaving and Stones Throw Records [News Article]

Ex Cops team up with Billy Corgan and Ariel Pink for new album [News Article]

Chris Staples puts down the tools to release new album on Barsuk, American Soft [News Article]

Sub Pop signs Seattle rap dude Porter Ray, who just dropped a new mixtape [News Article]

Kevin Morby had time to kill in August, so he's on a month-long tour round America [News Article]

Sloan set out to achieve democratic utopia with forthcoming Commonwealth album on September 9 [News Article]

Hardcore dudes Title Fight obtain Paris Hilton's endorsement and sign to Anti- (order not indicative of importance) [News Article]

Software set to release Tallesen's brain work-out record Stills Lit Through October 7 [News Article]

10 facts about harps in honor of Mary Lattimore and Jeff Zeigler's forthcoming harp-centric album on Thrill Jockey [News Article]

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Brazilian psych wonders Boogarins embark on epic world tour bigger than that huge Jesus statue in Rio [News Article]

Ex Hex to release debut album called Rips, bodybuilding supplement merchandise range TBC [News Article]

Jennifer Castle doesn't need a choir or orchestra when she's got Owen Pallett; new album coming in September [News Article]

S undertakes series of cool choices, culminating in signing with Hardly Art and releasing new record in September called Cool Choices [News Article]

Drag City and Yoga Records unearth lost synth gem with reissue of Matthew Young's debut album Recurring Dreams [News Article]

Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band gear up to release Intensity Ghost studio LP in October [News Article]

Flowers set to blow brain matter with debut record Do What You Want To, It's What You Should Do [News Article]

Yeasayer co-founder Anand Wilder and Maxwell Kardon set to release Break Line The Musical on July 15 [News Article]