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Tuesday Music News

Without much notice or fanfare, SBTRKT has released another new track on his Soundcloud account. The newest surprise song, “Terminal”, follows the late-July release of the track “Gloss“. There’s no word on whether or not these tracks will feature on an upcoming release. Listen to “Terminal” below.

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Friday Music News

Not one to let Of Monsters And Men monopolize 2012′s folk spotlight, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes dropped their newest track, “Man on Fire,” on The Late Show with David Letterman last night: Coinciding with the 50th Anniversary (wow) of the founding of the Rolling Stones, frontman Mick Jagger is set to pull doubleRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

In The Black Keys’ recent cover story in Rolling Stone Magazine, drummer Patrick Carney had some choice words on Nickleback and the state of Rock in general. Rock & roll is dying because people became OK with Nickelback being the biggest band in the world,” he says, blowing cigarette smoke out the window of hisRead more...

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Monday News Roundup

Happy Halloween! While music may not have the same effect as candy, there’s still several treats being served up today. Starting things off is the release of The Flaming Lips‘ 24-hour song “7 Skies H3,” which you can now stream over at their site. If you really want to drive the point home, you canRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

The buzz has been building for the release of El Camino, the new Black Keys album that is set to hit shelves December 6 via Nonesuch Records. The album’s first single, “Lonely Boy,” was release digitally yesterday, and will be released as a 12″ vinyl on November 25, supported by “Run Right Back” on theRead more...

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Breaking news: Amy Winehouse found dead in London home

In sad news today, Amy Winehouse was found dead in her London home this morning. No cause has been determined, but as many fans know, the extraordinarily talented singer was continually troubled by drug problems, a well-documented resistance to treatment, and volatile relationships. Her two albums, Frank, and particularly Back to Black, made her anRead more...

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Weird At My School: Wanda Jackson

Well this is embarrassing: A 73 year-old woman has got me feeling all hot and bothered. No, I haven’t embarked on a May-December romance; I’ll leave those kind of sordid exploits to Hugh Hefner. I’m referring to the flush of excitement that’s come over me since I heard The Party Ain’t Over, the new albumRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

Remembering Mick and Gerry: One of two significant losses in the music world this week, Mick Karn, the bassist who performed with David Sylvian and Steve Jansen in Japan and with Peter Murphy in Dalis Car, died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. Read a thoughtful remembrance here. Another loss, singer-songwriter Gerry Rafferty, perhaps bestRead more...

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Saturday Afternoon Artists: A Deeper Look at DJ Michele Myers’ Top 10 of The Decade

Hello there, DJ Michele here. Every week I choose an artist to feature on my Saturday show (from 3-6pm) on KEXP. And this week I’ll put the spotlight on my top 10 records of the decade, playing one song from each record. This was a very difficult list to make. I went with the “desertRead more...

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Thursday News Thread

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr. Fox is getting the film treatment from Wes Anderson. Along with George Clooney, Meryl Streep and others, the film will include a stop-motion Jarvis Cocker in the role of Petey. In addition to his role within the film, Cocker provided a few original songs to the movie. Much ballyhoo was madeRead more...

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