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Day Passes for Thrill Jockey Anniversary Party Available

We're not sure why you'd only want to attend one day of Thrill Jockey's upcoming 15-year birthday bash, but for all you cheapskates trying to save money for the holidays, the label has announced a limited number of single-night tickets, available for purchase now.

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  • 11/29/2007

Heaven

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  • 11/29/2007

Black Lips to Embark on Gigantic Tour

You'd think only a certain type of person could handle a Black Lips show, but from the number of dates listed thus far for the Atlanta-based band's upcoming U.S. tour, there is a vast body of people who find the band's relentless energy and unparalleled stage antics (which, to date, include stage diving, throwing beer at one another, nudity, and fireworks) inspiring.

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  • 11/29/2007

Dub Trio Preps Ipecac Debut

There is absolutely nothing wrong with a band that sounds like a cross between The Melvins and King Tubby. Listen to Dub Trio’s third album, Another Sound Dying, and you'll understand why.

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  • 11/29/2007

Say You Will (Live)

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  • 11/28/2007

Pon Di Wire: Beenie Man in Court, Reggae Grammys, Recommended Reggae Podcasts

The artist known as The Doctor and Ras Moses, and who takes the stage as Beenie Man (real name: Moses Davis), has had his share of personal ups and downs recently. But salvaging his career is something he has become a pro at, and this week, amid DNA paternity tests to verify if he is the father of child Marco Dean, Beenie Man announced a gift to children–education scholarships. Read more » 

Kidz in the Hall Strike Deal with Duck Down Records

Previously signed to Rawkus, who released their debut album School Was My Hustle, the Chicago-meets-New Jersey hip-hop duo Kidz in the Hall (or Naledge and Double-O, if you prefer their solo names) have jumped over to Duck Down Records for their sophomore full-length, The In Crowd. In a press release, the two talked elevation, spreading of wings, and fresh air, so it sounds as though the switch to Duck Down was a much-needed one.

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  • 11/28/2007

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