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]

Kevin Morby set to release new album in October, lines up more dates in a bid to outrun the necessity for sleep [News Article]

Anthology Recordings preps reissues from The Stroke Band and Rudiger Lorenz, finally bringing Germany and Georgia together [News Article]

Michael Gira assembles excellent festival lineup for Le Guess Who?: Swans, Ben Frost, Xiu Xiu, Jenny Hval, Prurient, Sir Richard Bishop [News Article]

Prince and Warner Bros. mend rift to bring two new Prince albums in September [News Article]

Matt Nelson (tUnE-yArDs, Battle Trance) releasing new solo sax LP on October 21 via Tubapede Records [News Article]

Aphex Twin's new album SYRO confirmed for September 23 release [News Article]

Boys Noize and Chilly Gonzales team up for Octave Minds album and other octa-themed activities [News Article]

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]