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Burial Rising In Charts and Respect

South London-based experimental dubstep artist Burial is rising in mainstream dance charts as his groundbreaking sophomore album, Untrue, continues to win new fans. The album is now ranked above Dizzee Rascal, Simian Mobile Disco, and Justice on the BBC weekly electronic music charts. Read more » 

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  • 12/10/2007

Loading: Ghostbusters Game, BioShock Holiday Surprise

Guitar Heroes of Warcraft?
In a juicy bit of always-thrilling, business-type news, Vivendi Universal, owners of Blizzard and the World of Warcraft properties, and Activision, proprietors of Guitar Hero, Call of Duty, and (for old-school Atari fans) Pitfall, have decided to get into a money-lined bed together and create an entirely new mega-company called…Activision Blizzard.

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  • 12/07/2007

Stupid Things Implode...

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  • 12/07/2007

B.O.O.T.A.Y.

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  • 12/06/2007

Ben Mullins of Midwest Product Preps Debut Solo Album

It's been a while (and by that, we mean years) since the world heard anything from Midwest Product, but, as is usually the case, the band's respective members haven't given up music altogether. Ben Mullins, also of Ghostly outfit PostPrior, has assumed a new moniker, Ben Benjamin, and will release his solo debut.

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  • 12/06/2007

Atlas Sound North American Tour Dates Announced

If you read this week's Top 10, you'll know that we're loving the forthcoming debut album from Deerhunter member Bradford Cox, to be released under his Atlas Sound moniker. You'd be crazy not to bag a copy of Let the Blind Lead Those Who Can See But Cannot Feel upon its February 19 release, and crazy not to catch Cox in action at one of his North American dates that start early next year. He'll be joined by Kranky labelmates Valet and White Rainbow.

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  • 12/06/2007

Pon Di Wire: Police Shut Down Mavado Party, Reggae Vibes 2007 Poll

Police shut down dancehall artist Mavado’s birthday party at Temple Hall in Jamaica around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, December 2. According to One876.com, police moved in with a strong contingent of soldiers, police officers, and helicopters, swooped in and shut it down before the bigger acts (Bounty Killer, Busy Signal, Elephant Man, Jah Cure, Sizzla, Pressure, and Munga Honourable) were able to perform. Read more » 

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