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Slug of Atmosphere Answers Valentines Day Questions

Valentine's Day is right up there with National Talk Like a Pirate Day in terms of its lasting impact on our day-to-day existence. Or so we thought, until we heard about Slug's recent interview with the A.V. Club, in which he answered 14 questions from readers on crushes, marriage, pick-up lines, and people who burst into tears after sex. Read more » 

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  • 02/14/2008

Cut Copy Announces North American Tour

Melbourne, Australia's Cut Copy will head Stateside in March, hitting major cities in the U.S. and Canada, including a couple SXSW appearances and one performance at Coachella. The '80s-influenced trio's In Ghost Colours will be released on Modular April 8, and the band will be playing new tunes from the album. Best to snap up some tickets now, as certain shows are already sold out. Chop, chop.

Tour Dates
03/10 Los Angeles, CA: Echo*
03/12 Austin, TX: Karma Lounge (SXSW)
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  • 02/14/2008

2: Casey and Paul Have Arrived

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Ghislain Poirier, Aaron LaCrate, Scratch Remix Yoav Single

Ghislain Poirier, Andre Allen Anjos (Remix Artist Collective), Human beat-boxer Scratch (The Roots), and Aaron LaCrate are the chosen ones to remix South African-born producer Yoav's track, "Club Thing," off the recently released Charmed & Strange.

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  • 02/14/2008

The Perceptionists' Akrobatik Announces New Album

A while has passed since hearing from Def Jux hip-hop trio The Perceptionists, but recent news on group member Akrobatik's new album proves they are alive and well, just busy with other work.

The Boston-based rapper will release Absolute Value–the follow-up his 2003 solo album Balance–on February 19, and judging from the extensive list of guest artists, the release should vary widely in style and please hip-hop fans of many tastes.

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  • 02/14/2008

FriendsWithYou Teams Up with Santogold for Zune Arts

The latest visual artist/musician team to take on the Zune Arts film series (which has previously seen contributions from Motion Theory, Yuko Shimizu, Maps, Ratatat, and others) is Miami-based collective FriendsWithYou and Santogold, who have collaborated on the film Tickle Party.

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  • 02/14/2008

You Came to Me

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