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A Place to Bury Strangers finds new location for body disposal in Dead Oceans, readies next EP [News Article]

Portishead announce release of charity single, then wait a long time to physically release it [News Article]

Give up your day job and devote it to full-time Anthony Braxton-ing [News Article]

Satanized tour in support of Technical Virginity; hide your daughters [News Article]

Hedvig Mollestad Trio release debut album on Rune Grammofon, collide genres in ways that scare toddlers [News Article]

Users complain about Spotify/Facebook partnership, Spotify Death Watch 2011 begins [News Article]

Trentemøller releases collection of remixes because he has his own label, tours US this fall [News Article]

Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm misses appeals court appearance for second time, found in Cambodian hospital [News Article]

WHY? cancels remainder of US tour, fans cry out "WHY?" [News Article]

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy & The Cairo Gang expand fall tour, conquer more random-sounding venues [News Article]

EU recordings granted 20-year copyright extension, old guard kept from heading to the poor house [News Article]

Deerhoof release free live album 99% Upset Feeling, hope you're hanging in there [News Article]

Raleigh Moncrief to release Watered Lawn on anticon., takes opportunity to demonstrate how much cooler than you he is [News Article]

Director of burned Sony distribution warehouse contradicts Telegraph report of systematic robbery [News Article]

The Pirate Bay offshoot debuts, changing the way we experience everything [News Article]

Thee Oh Sees announce second album of 2011, continue crusade to incorporate a little nightmare into your sun-dappled West Coast psych rock [News Article]

EMI loses case against MP3tunes alleging copyright violations, sets precedent for lords of the internet to crush MP3tunes [News Article]