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Yo Majesty Readies Tour Dates

Florida's sauciest trio of ladies, otherwise known as the force that is Yo Majesty, will hit the road in the new year. Forthcoming tour dates are in support of their previously announced debut full-length, Futuristically Speaking, Never Be Afraid.

For the live shows, the ladies will be backed by a live band and sometimes collaborator/producer DJ David Alexander. Onstage antics and lots of sweat are a foregone conclusion here.

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  • 12/16/2008

The Presets Plot U.S. Tour Dates

The Presets just can't get enough of the U.S., it seems. After co-headlining a North American tour with fellow Australians and labelmates Cut Copy earlier this year, Julian Hamilton and Kim Moyes will take a brief break for the holidays, then head Stateside again for another round of tour dates. They'll continue showcasing material from this year's Apocalypso, which dominated dancefloors in 2008 and won the duo an ARIA award. Catch them in one of these cities:

03/27 Tallahassee FL - Club Downunder
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  • 12/16/2008

Boogie Readies Third Book of Photos

The Serbian-born, Brooklyn-based photographer known the world over as Boogie is ready to release his third book of photos, and Belgrade Belongs to Me: Photographs by Boogie will hit streets in February.

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  • 12/16/2008

I Got You Dancing

Lady Sovereign suffered from "exhaustion" at points during the last couple years, but the self-proclaimed midget appears to have her energy back. A forthcoming album, Jigsaw is due to hit stores on April 7, with the first single, "I Got You Dancing," available for free download right now. And as this video shows, Sov's changed her look quite a bit, trading Adidas stripes and sweats for leopard prints and leather. Read more » 

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  • 12/15/2008

Dizzee Rascal Arrested

U.K. grime star Dizzee Rascal was reportedly arrested on Friday afternoon in Kent, England. The man born Dylan Mills was detained for possession of a suspicious weapon, namely a baseball bat.

According to NME.com, Dizzee is currently on bail but will have to report to police later this month. No other information about the arrest is known at this time.

Photo by Dean Chalkley.
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  • 12/15/2008

No New Postal Service Album Planned

Numerous sites and webzines are reporting a fact everyone's assumed in the back of their heads, but no one actually wants to accept. Sorry folks, but the loooong-awaited follow-up to The Postal Service's Give Up is not in the works after all, it seems.

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  • 12/15/2008

Seattle Fest Hosts All-Star NYE Lineup

Don't know where you'll be when the ball drops this year? One option is to head to Seattle, for MICRO dB, the two-evening event happening December 30 and 31 at Neumos that will feature performances from international producers.

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  • 12/12/2008

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