As a reminder that he is pretty famous, Beck plans a Song Reader album featuring Jack White, Jarvis Cocker, Jeff Tweedy and many others [News Article]

Young Thug plans 1017 Thug 2: Electric Thuggaloo for this Friday, previews "Lifestyle" [News Article]

Software releasing Remembrance, the debut EP from Suicideyear, in September [News Article]

Death From Above 1979 squirt forth details about new album and tour dates via newly surgically attached elephant trunks [News Article]

Cardio superstar Ian William Craig plans A Turn of Breath for August 5 release on Recital [News Article]

Botanist announce new LP on The Flenser, out August 11, stream "Callistemon" as a taste of their green-thumbed labor [News Article]

Google buys Songza, plans to fire its soulless playlist-making robots in favor of actual humans with feelings [News Article]

Moon Duo announce live album, international tour, add third member but keep name because apparently words are meaningless [News Article]

Sutekh Hexen's discography available for free download; what to expect when you're expecting your hard drive to become choked by the bile of a dying universe [News Article]

Busdriver raps about updos, downdos on new LP Perfect Hair, debuts "Ego Death" featuring Aesop Rock, Danny Brown, and production by Jeremiah Jae [News Article]

Circuit des Yeux announces summer tour including West Coast dates with Xiu Xiu, shares new video [News Article]

Hyperdub plans collection of unreleased DJ Rashad material, Teklife compilation [News Article]

Ben Chasny announces Hermit Hut Records, plans Tashi Dorji's debut LP [News Article]

UNO NYC celebrates three years of crushing the pun game with UNOversary show this Saturday [News Article]

Oneohtrix Point Never to perform eccojams tonight in London alongside patten and felicita, 30 new internet micro-genres to follow closely thereafter [News Article]

Jandek's Corwood Industries begins social media promo blast for recently-opened web store [News Article]

Hyperdub celebrates 10 years with second of four compilations featuring Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland, Jessy Lanza, Kode9, more [News Article]

Edvard Graham Lewis (of Wire and Dome) announces two new albums All Over and All Under, confirms the existence of a creator deity [News Article]

Those scoundrels Pop. 1280 trumpet merry jaunt with Canadian roustabouts White Lung [News Article]

Earth announce new LP Primitive and Deadly, approach traditional pop structures, poke them with a stick [News Article]