Jon Mueller's Death Blues project shambles through the Midwest on July tour [News Article]

Cloud Becomes Your Hand announce tour with Ryan Power, do their best to promote Prog Peace [News Article]

People on a budget finally permitted to hear the decay of a nation with new Disintegration Loops CD-only box set [News Article]

Jay-Z's new album changes the rules of music (in a dumb way that should annoy you) [News Article]

Billy Bragg, milkman of human kindness/sherpa of heartbreak/bard of barking, announces first new album/record/LP in five years/annums/rotations of the Earth around the Sun [News Article]

Endless Boogie [Chocolate Grinder]

S.S. Coachella to set sail in December with Grimes, Pulp, Cloud Nothings, and more in the cargo hold. Only your money can free them! [News Article]

Bill Fay will release his first album of new material in 40 years this August [News Article]

Mount Eerie will haunt the Pacific Northwest more than usual in June [News Article]

Battles march on Middle America this June [News Article]

Internet heroes Anonymous hack Virgin Media site in constructive, not at all misguided response to UK Pirate Bay ruling [News Article]

Tortoise reissue classic albums, tour Europe, take time out of the day to appreciate the little things in life [News Article]

Neil Hamburger, America's Funnyman, will make the US, Canada, and Australia yuk for their lives this summer [News Article]

Acid Mothers Temple and Phantom Family Halo will use North America as their psychedelic playground for about a month [News Article]

Kool Keith's upcoming album will be his last, if believing the things that Kool Keith says is something you do [News Article]

Daniel Johnston cruelly forces fans to unlock new album through whimsical iPad game [News Article]

Paul McCartney reissues 1971's Ram in six dizzying formats, which is just fine by me! [News Article]

Ponytail's Dustin Wong will reveal the beautiful music lodged deep within his musty Baltimorean heart with solo album Infinite Love [News Article]

The Apples in Stereo's Robert Schneider constructs a synthesizer he can control with his mind, and you can too! [News Article]

Aloe Blacc is gonna have some Good Things for America on September 28 [News Article]