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Lady Sovereign Tours North America

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With a new date of October 17 set as the release day for her Public Warning album on Def Jam Records, grime's favorite midget Lady Sovereign heads stateside for another US tour in support. Public Warning marks Sov's major label debut, so expect packed houses coast to coast for this cheeky young lady.

Tour Dates

10/23 Montreal, Club Soda
10/24 Toronto, Opera House Concert Venue
10/26 Boston, Paradise Rock Club
10/28 Washington DC, 9:30 Club Read more » 

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  • 09/08/2006

The Klaxons To Release EP

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  • 09/07/2006

Les Georges Lenningrad To Release Sangue Puro

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The forthcoming album marks the third release for the Montreal-based art-rock trio that specializes in synths, drums, and guitar noise, and who has been cited as "juvenile fury" by some. In any case, Sangue Puro will definitely make you dance when you hear it, or at the very least understand why the band has developed a following that includes The Gossip, Erase Errata, and Sonic Youth. Stay tuned for details on an upcoming shows during the months of October and November.
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  • 09/07/2006

Output Recordings Closes Its Doors

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Today Trevor Jackson, boss of Output Recordings, announced that the label has closed its doors, effective immediately. Jackson states the closure is due to "circumstances beyond his control." Output was home to artists like Mu, Colder, Black Strobe, and Circle Square. This is the label's tenth year operating, and they were close to celebrating their 100th release. What Mr. Read more » 

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  • 09/06/2006

More extras from our Dntel feature!

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In Issue 100 we talked with Dntel, aka Jimmy Tamborello of the Postal Service, about his latest musical ventures, monkeys, and more.

What do your parents think of your music? Read more » 

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  • 09/06/2006

Watch Banksy Punk Paris Hilton

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Yes, the whole Paris Hilton punked by Banksy has already made international headlines and in only a day has become slightly old hat, but we couldn't resist throwing this up on the site today. Here's a blow by blow video account of how the notorious street artist/professional prankster did a little embellishing of Paris Hilton's new album.

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  • 09/06/2006

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  • 09/05/2006

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