Squarepusher refuses a life without really cool helmets, announces live EP, begins North American tour next week [News Article]

Holy Other [Chocolate Grinder]

The Beatles' penises nigh unrecognizable after Museum of Liverpool defacement [News Article]

FORMA to materialize OFF/ON off, I mean on Spectrum Spools this November [News Article]

Jim O'Rourke's ATP festival in Tokyo cancelled; Wayne's theory of "if you book them, they will come" immediately called into question [News Article]

Hecker releasing new LP on Editions Mego in three different languages [News Article]

Roll Hall of Fame tries to be just a smidgen more hip: Public Enemy, N.W.A., and Kraftwerk among the nominees for the Class of 2013 [News Article]

Bill Orcutt, Jon Porras, Pete Swanson, Decimus and more contribute to new compilation supporting a still recovering Tom Carter [News Article]

Kanye West sued for copyright infringement; probability of him giving a damn: minimal [News Article]

Myspace defeats Apple in a battle of the orange music icons (a trademarking story) [News Article]

Amon Tobin explores life outside the cube, preps new Two Fingers album Stunt Rhythms [News Article]

VIA Music & New Media Festival: Julia Holter, Demdike Stare, Laurel Halo, and many more travel to a mysterious and isolated land known as Pittsburgh [News Article]

Natural Snow Buildings to reissue Night Coercion Into the Company of Witches, and this time you can feasibly buy it! [News Article]

Nate Young and Drainolith announce joint tour; reconsider your sanity, live and in person! [News Article]

Eeliks:en (a 7-year-old) to release debut album on Fonal, requests that all royalties be paid in the form of fish sticks [News Article]

RIAA vs. a woman from Minnesota: guess who was ordered to pay $222,000 [News Article]

The Weeknd signs to Universal sublabel, announces Trilogy, and quickly gets back to singing the clothes off of people [News Article]

Addison Groove announces new label, Lost in Translation, starring Bill Murray [News Article]

This week in confirming stereotypes: documentary claims that the music industry deliberately lowered the quality of vinyl records during the 80s [News Article]

iTAL tEK realizes his foot(work) fetish with new album Nebula Dance on Planet Mu [News Article]