Indie label FatCat announces newer, even-more-indie label Palmist; splits with Lotus Plaza, U.S. Girls, and Slim Twig planned [News Article]

TV on the Radio add a bunch of dates so they can stay competitive with HDTV on the Internet [News Article]

The Tallest Man on Earth reissues debut EP, refers to the rest of humankind as "annoying insects" [News Article]

Apple signs iCloud deal with Universal and the major publishers, possibly by offering them Alice Cooper tickets in Milwaukee [News Article]

Bumbershoot announces full 2011 music lineup. A little while later, Tiny Mix Tapes announces it too. [News Article]

David Byrne may soon find himself living in a shotgun shack, watching his own newly-released documentary on DVD [News Article]

TV on the Radio announce summer tourdates because they know that post-apocalyptic love-making is always sexier when it's hot out [News Article]

The Magnetic Fields' Stephin Merritt preps rarities album, giving music writers everywhere license to blab a little more about 69 Love Songs [News Article]

The Kinks reissue three more albums, but frustratingly, "You Really Got Me" isn't on ANY of them! [News Article]

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah to self-release new LP, only this time there's nothing special about that [News Article]

Moog Music reports mysterious increase in sales, almost as if boatloads of bands were making 'nostalgic synthpop' or something [News Article]

Magnetic Fields documentary coming to Netflix... I mean, DVD? [News Article]

Van Dyke Parks (yes, the one who hasn't released any new music in over 15 years) launches 7-inch series [News Article]

Google launches Google Music Beta without those pesky label licenses while Steve Jobs chuckles by the fire in his Louis XIV hooded chair [News Article]

EMI attempts to simplify its bankruptcy process, accidentally simplifies its licensing process instead [News Article]

The Flaming Lips are talkin' 'bout a Soft Bulletin live album, some cemetery shows, and the smiling deathporn immortality blues [News Article]

The Fiery Furnaces announce tour in hopes that you've never seen them live before and aren't put off by this news [News Article]

Pixies to record new material? Possibly! Damnit, and I JUST BOOKED David Lovering as the magician at my kid's birthday party! [News Article]

Paul McCartney's McCartney and McCartney II to be reissued June 14; entire Wings catalog to be retroactively 'unissued' on the same day [News Article]

Ganglians announce new album Still Living. Do you know what their band name always makes me think of? [News Article]