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  • Freddie Gibbs and the World's Freshest Announce The Tonite Show EP

    Apr 21

    Freddie Gibbs is the latest collaborator in the DJ Fresh (aka the World's Freshest) series The Tonite Show. Gibbs' Tonite Show is out May 13, and it features guest spots from E-40, Problem, Trae Tha Truth, Sir Michael Rocks, G-Wiz, and others. Check out the tracklist below via MissInfo.tv. The Tonite Show: 01 The Tonite Show With Freddie Gibbs 02 Keep It Gangsta 03 G Like Dat 04 Bitches, Dope, and Dollers [ft. G-Wiz] 05 Interlude 06 On Me [ft. Problem] 07 Pussy Got Slap [ft. E-40 &...

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  • Trash Talk Announce No Peace, Share "Cloudkicker"

    Apr 21

    Trash Talk have announced their follow up to 2012's 119. It's called No Peace and it's out May 20 via Odd Future Records. The album features tracks produced by the Alchemist and guest spots from King Krule and Wiki. Check out the album's first single "Cloudkicker" above. No Peace: 01 Amnesiatic (prod. by Alchemist) 02 Jigsaw 03 The Hole 04 Leech 05 Cloudkicker 06 Body Stuffer 07 Nine Lives 08 Monochrome / F.F.S. 09 The Great Escape 10 Locked in Skin 11 S.O.S. 12 Prometheus 13 Just a Taste 14...

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  • RZA Responds to Raekwon's Recent "Strike", Says Wu-Tang Clan "Need Him" on New Album

    Apr 21

    In a recent interview, Raekwon claimed that he was "on strike" from the upcoming Wu-Tang album A Better Tomorrow. He specifically criticized RZA's leadership on the album and said he was partially holding out due to a contractual dispute. He also said he hated their single "Keep Watch". Now, in an interview with Hot 97 (via Rolling Stone), RZA has responded. "When you form Voltron, you need every piece," he said. "We need him there. I want him there. I asked him over and over to be there." ...

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  • Local Folk, Psychedelic acts needed for 4/27 at The Longbranch in #Knoxville TN: http://ow.ly/w0BLF ...

    Apr 21

    Local Folk, Psychedelic acts needed for 4/27 at The Longbranch in #Knoxville TN: http://ow.ly/w0BLF #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local Indie, Pop, Rock acts needed for 6/15 at Super Happy Fun Land! in #Houston TX: http://ow.ly/w0BFV...

    Apr 21

    Local Indie, Pop, Rock acts needed for 6/15 at Super Happy Fun Land! in #Houston TX: http://ow.ly/w0BFV #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Foxygen, Woods, Cass McCombs Supergroup, Fresh & Onlys, More to Play Woodsist Pioneertown Fest

    Apr 21

    As in 2013, the Woodsist Festival has booked a day-long fest in Pioneertown, Calif., surrounding its annual festival in Big Sur. The event will again take place at Pappy & Harriet's, on August 16, featuring many of the same artists as the Big Sur fest, with one notable addition: McCombs Skiffle Band, a supergroup fronted by Cass McCombs.  The Pioneertown festival will also feature Woods, Foxygen, Peaking Lights, Amps For Christ, Kevin Morby (of the Babies), Fresh & Onlys, Little Wings,...

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  • Jay Z Target of Alleged Extortion Plot Over Master Recordings

    Apr 21

    Jay Z was involved in an alleged extortion plot concerning master recordings that were previously thought to be lost, TMZ reports. Producer Chauncey Mahan, who worked with Hov from 1998 to 2002, was questioned by the Los Angeles police department on Friday regarding his possession of master tapes that Jay Z's camp assumed went missing in 2002. Mahan allegedly contacted Live Nation, the concert promotion company that is partnered with Jay Z on Roc Nation, and said he would either let the...

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  • Stream New Releases From Ought, Chad VanGaalen and Ital and Aurora Halal via Pitchfork Advance

    Apr 21

    Montreal band Ought release their debut album, More than Any Other Day on April 29 via  Constellation. It features "Habit", recently named Best New Track. Listen here via Pitchfork Advance, our immersive music streaming platform designed to emulate the classic album experience. The album will be available for streaming through April 28. Shrink Dust is the latest effort from Canadian producer/musician/artist Chad VanGaalen, as well as his follow-up to 2011's Diaper Island. Arriving April 29...

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  • Broken Bells Announce Tour

    Apr 21

    Broken Bells (the Shins' James Mercer and Danger Mouse) have announced another tour in support of their most recent album, After the Disco. The tour continues their partnership with the B612 Foundation, as $1 from every sold ticket will fund the Sentinel Mission, which according to a press release, "seeks to protect Earth while preparing for future exploration." As the Foundation's website explains: "Sentinel is a space-based infrared (IR) survey mission to discover and catalog 90 percent of...

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  • Jack White Shares New Single "Lazaretto", Releases "World's Fastest Released Record"

    Apr 21

    Photo via Third Man Records' Instagram Update: Jack White has shared the studio version of "Lazaretto". Listen to it below. He's also revealed the tracklist for his new album. Check that out below. And Third Man has released official video from the Record Store Day recording/release. Watch that below as well. True to his word, Jack White has just released the "World's Fastest Released Record". As White’s  Third Man Records reports, the first batch of 7" pressings of “Lazaretto” arrived in fans'...

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