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Os Gemeos Ready New York Exhibition

Sao Paulo, Brazil-based artist team Os Gemeos will hit New York later this month with a new exhibition in which they will turn Deitch Projects into a fantastical cityscape.

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  • 06/17/2008

You Wot!

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  • 06/16/2008

Junk Science Announces Tour Dates

The Vans Warped Tour is often referred to as "punk rock summer camp," but MC/DJ duo Junk Science is here to ensure a little hip-hop is present in this year's set of dates. Baje One and Snafu only just wrapped a tour with Del the Funky Homospaien, but the two will head back to the road at the end of this week and somehow find a way to fit in among acts like Against Me! and Reel Big Fish. Also joining the tour's hip-hop contingent are indie hero Dante.

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  • 06/16/2008

U.S. Presidents Get Their Own Compilation

Third graders will have a new way of memorizing the U.S. presidents come September 9, when Standard Recordings Co unleashes Of Great and Mortal Men: 43 Songs for 43 Presidencies.

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  • 06/16/2008

Techno Goes to the Olympics

Germany-based Great Stuff Recordings is taking techno into previously uncharted territory on its forthcoming label compilation–namely, the Olympic Summer Games in Beijing.

The double-disc release, simply titled Great Summer Games Stuff, will feature 24 electronic music artists hand-picked from 24 countries participating in the games. Exclusive tracks by everyone from Atomic Hooligan to Iran-born, Berlin-based producer Namito make up the sampler, and though the lineup is diverse, minimal is the main ingredient here.

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  • 06/16/2008

Mr. Mister

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  • 06/13/2008

Alice Russell Tours North America

Alice Russell is an enthusiastic traveler. The Brighton, U.K.-based soul chanteuse toured relentlessly in 2007, darting around every pocket of the Europe and North America, and though we're not even halfway through 2008, she is set to return to the road next week. For this handful of North American dates, she'll be joined by her six-piece Alice Russell Live band, and with their help, show the rest of us how real singing (and crooning) is done.

Dates
06/18 Chicago, IL: Schubas Tavern
06/19 Miami, FL: Delano Hotel
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  • 06/13/2008

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