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Neon Neon Preps Tour Dates

Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys and L.A. producer Boom Bip will hit the road in March to support their Neon Neon album, Stainless Style. The album is conceptualized around the life of engineer John Delorean, which should provide an unusual slant to the live shows. Best of all, Yo Majesty, Spank Rock, and Cate Le Bon, all of who appeared on the album, will be included in the tour.

Dates
03/13 Austin, TX: SXSW
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  • 02/22/2008

Hot Chip Makes Exclusive Track for Zune

Hot Chip is the latest act to participate in Zune's Ignition program, which provides free downloads and videos, features, and artist playlists to users. On February 26, the London-based group will release "So Deep" exclusively for the program. The track will be available for one month.

In the meantime, the band has a track-by-track breakdown of its Made in the Dark release currently on Zune, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at how the band made its "Ready for the Floor" video.

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  • 02/22/2008

Minus Announces Anniversary Shows

Minus Records' self-imposed 10 weeks of silence are coming to a close, and to remind us all the label is alive and kicking in 2008, Richie Hawtin and Co have announced several showcases taking place over the spring. The bulk of these events, which are meant to celebrate the label's 10-year anniversary, will take place during this year's Winter Music Conference in Miami. Read more » 

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  • 02/22/2008

By The Time I Get To Venus

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  • 02/22/2008

4: Casey and Paul Find Set List

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  • 02/21/2008

Know How Theme

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  • 02/21/2008

M83 Announces Tour

"I’m really thrilled about going back to North America!" says Anthony Gonzalez, better known to all of us as M83. The French producer, whose new shoegaze-friendly album, Saturdays = Youth, drops April 15, will hit major U.S. and Canadian cities in May, and not alone. For these live shows, Gonzalez will take drummer Loic Maurin, Pierre-Marie Maulini, who will man bass and guitar, and Morgan Kibby, who did vocals for the new album.

A new single, "Couleurs," will be released on February 26 on Mute.

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  • 02/21/2008

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