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Black Lips Release Live Session EP, Prep Tour

Black Lips never tire of working. After a whirlwind 2007, the garage rock foursome jumps right into the year with a new release, tour dates, and a featured spot in, uh, a Yahoo! contest.

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  • 01/28/2008

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  • 01/25/2008

Loading… GTA 4 Release Date Set, Sega Goes to the Wii, MTV Shows on PSP

Grand Theft Auto IV Dated
After a six-month delay (due in large part to the difficult-to-program-for PS3 version), it was announced this week that Grand Theft Auto IV will finally see the light of day on April 29th, 2008.

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Mike Giant, Richard Colman Exhibit at Benefit Show

San Francisco-based gallery White Walls has teamed up with Hip to Help, an organization that brings the arts to inner-city youth, for a benefit show on February 2. Work by Mike Giant, Richard Colman, Silvia Ji, Shawn Barber, Ian Johnson, and several others will be on display and for sale. Proceeds go towards funding the music department at George Washington Carver Elementary School in S.F. If you want to check out the artwork but can't make the show, visit the gallery's website to view pieces.

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  • 01/25/2008

Derek Plaslaiko Headlines Spectral Residency 7

Another iteration of Spectral Sound's Death is Nothing to Fear tour, which features Sepctral DJs visiting a series of venues in U.S cities, is about to begin. Tonight, label resident Derek Plaslaiko will kick off the seventh tour in New York, and will thus begin pushing his high-energy sets to clubs around the country. The Detroit-based DJ is currently a resident at the Bunker in New York, as well as at the Wolf+Lamb parties. Read more » 

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  • 01/25/2008

Flosstradamus Announce Debut Album and Exclusive Gear

After a whirlwind 2007 that included a spot on Chromeo's Fancy Footwork tour, shows with A-Trak and Kid Sister, and a remix album for Vice, Flosstradamus begin 2008 by preparing their debut album.

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  • 01/24/2008

Boredoms Sign to Thrill Jockey

Avant-garde rockers Boredoms have named Thrill Jockey their new home outside of Japan, and to kick things off, the band will be releasing the first installment of its Super Roots series in eight years.

Super Roots 9 is a recording of a show from Christmas Even 2004 in Japan, when a 20-person choir joined the band onstage. It's also the first official live release from the band. The disc will feature artwork by EYE and a 40-page booklet of musical scores and notations.

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  • 01/24/2008

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