The Weeknd announce tourdates atop silken sheets, gazing out on the city, eyes red; morning wood; lucid [News Article]

Fiona Apple announces big North American tour for June and July; another viral fan letter to be discovered in May [News Article]

Kraftwerk releasing limited-edition version of The Catalogue via MoMA starting tomorrow [News Article]

Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland share 30 unreleased tracks for free download, achieve maximum choong [News Article]

Black Dirt Studio starts NATCH, a free collaborative recording series ft. Stellar OM Source, Steve Gunn, Pigeons, more planned [News Article]

Fennesz scores a soundtrack, probably only using one pinky while he worked on something else [News Article]

Death Grips [Chocolate Grinder]

Can fans, hold hands: Mute releasing triple-CD The Lost Tapes in June, all unearthed material from 1968-1977 [News Article]

The Smashing Pumpkins set June release date for album-within-an-album-within-a-decade-long-joke Oceania [News Article]

Sigur Rós announce new album Valtari for May, prompting investigations into whale-blubber vinyl production facilities [News Article]

Blues Control bequeathing new Valley Tangents album unto Drag City in June, touring Europe w/ Laraaji [News Article]

My Bloody Valentine bedazzle the sonic womb that birthed them, reissue remastered and expanded back catalog [News Article]

Simian Mobile Disco release new album Unpatterns on May 15 and WE'VE got an exclusive fake video [News Article]

Noveller readying double LP of limited ARTIFACT material, needs your greenest money for commissioned project [News Article]

The Flaming Lips reveal 2LP Record Store Day comp of collabs with Nick Cave, Bon Iver, Erykah Badu, Ke$ha, Chris Martin; still no Susan Boyle [News Article]

Joanna Newsom gives away brand new song!! (New to us; it was recorded when she was 17) [News Article]

Animal Collective releasing Record Store Day 12-inch of Transverse Temporal Gyrus material [News Article]

Swans nearly finished recording The Seer double album: "complete synthesis of everything [...] Swans has done" [News Article]

Sean McCann's Recital label busts a fat "new modern classical" nut with albums by Radiant Husk and Troy Schafer [News Article]

Radiohead add May/June East Coast and Canada dates to their whistle stop train tour [News Article]