The Books release Music for a French Elevator and Other Oddities, briefly making you think they've reunited [News Article]

Sun Araw, M. Geddes Gengras, Tony Lowe, and Butchy Fuego celebrate impassioned knob-fiddling as The Celebrate Music Synthesizer Group; 2xLP out this month on Drag City [News Article]

Gardland announce infectious debut LP Syndrome Syndrome on RVNG Intl.; spontaneous repetition just one of the symptoms [News Article]

Zola Jesus unveils international tour dates, music video for "Fall Back;" Fat Joe reportedly unperturbed [News Article]

Black Hearted Brother, featuring former members of Slowdive and Seefeel, announce debut album Stars Are Our Home [News Article]

Arp announces MORE LP; is it still cool to reference that Will Ferrell SNL skit? [News Article]

Rene Hell announces new crowd-clearing album entitled Vanilla Call Option on PAN [News Article]

VIA Festival 2013 continues tradition of warming TMT's collective heart: Actress, Aaron Dilloway, Pharmakon, Raime, and more [News Article]

Helm announces Silencer EP on PAN and Alter, perfect music for hissing at people/things [News Article]

Lucrecia Dalt readies new full-length album Syzygy, a harnessing of her inner movie buff [News Article]

Mind Over Mirrors announces new album When the Rest Are Up at Four, possibly inspired by Yahoo! Answers [News Article]

Joanna Newsom set to appear in Paul Thomas Anderson film Inherent Vice; extended monologues about dirigibles flatly denied [News Article]

Death Grips no-show in Chicago apparently planned all long; attendees concede the meaning, but mostly pissed off [News Article]

Over 50% of all vinyl sales now coming from independent record shops; what a quirky statistic! [News Article]

Unicorn Hard-On aims to impregnate your ears with all sorts of beat-driven enchantment, announces Weird Universe LP on Spectrum Spools [News Article]

Four Tet announces new full-length Beautiful Rewind; ah, the beauty of mid-90s video rental policy [News Article]

The Field announces Cupid's Head on Kompakt, just in time for early Valentine's Day shoppers! [News Article]

DJ Rashad and DJ Spinn unveil European dates for August, may as well name their next album Welcome to the Kat (as in Katowice) [News Article]

White Poppy cannot soothe your allergies, but she can offer you a debut self-titled LP on Not Not Fun [News Article]

Huerco S. takes advantage of your danceable resources, readies Colonial Patterns LP on Software [News Article]