Franz Nicolay announces West Coast tour, new album, new touring gig with Against Me! Take THAT, Hold Steady! [News Article]

Members of Animal Collective, Beauty Pill create new music for D.C. Boombox Event This Saturday (Wayne Coyne suspiciously not invited)! [News Article]

The Black Keys tour as brothers, support the release of Brothers as brothers, possibly bathe as brothers? [News Article]

Devendra Banhart breaks his leg, cancels dates, breaks some hearts in the Rocky Mountains [News Article]

New Daniel Johnston album: Beam Me Up! [News Article]

Megafaun announces U.S. headlining tour, prepares new mini-album for release this summer, wants you to stop asking them if they can get you Bon Iver tickets [News Article]

Michael Jackson, former Simpsons voice actor, lands $250 million recording deal [News Article]

Die Antwoord sign to Interscope, Sacha Baron Cohen humor is reaffirmed as "still funny" [News Article]

Dan Deacon to release remix EP without asking us if that's okay [News Article]

Sunny Day Real Estate to record new album in May; get ready to dry your adolescent emo tears and start crying adult "sophisticated melodic rock" tears! [News Article]

The Besnard Lakes are the insanely long spring tour [News Article]

Flaming Lips making another movie, beg Justin Timberlake to star in it [News Article]

Phosphorescent unveils decidedly photoluminescent new LP [News Article]

Busdriver tour (probably in a van, sans bus driver) [News Article]

Nowadays The Black Keys gotta haul off and announce a new LP to let a man know they're there [News Article]

Guess whose tour we're covering? Charlie Daniels? Daniel Johns tour? Danielson tour?? [News Article]

Fol Chen to Tour with Liars, Phantom-Tour with Radiohead [News Article]

Tallest Man on Earth announces extensive US tour with the Loudest Voice on Earth [News Article]

Quasi Announce European Dates; Hope You're at Least Quasi-Interested [News Article]

Sonic Youth Drummer Forms New Band, The High Confessions; Generates Subsequent News Coverage that Causes People to Put on Sonic Youth Records [News Article]