Sorry for the site being down all day. My hosting company is having network problems. Here’s a bunch of hott links to make it up to you.
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The L World The O.C.: Death Cab, Star Wars, and lots of Beck.
This week’s recommended limited edition 12″ is The Free Design Redesigned 2. Remixes by Caribou, Sean O’Hagan, Super Furry Animals and others. There’s a free Dangermouse/Murs MP3 at the site.
Mariah Carey’s identity crisis continues. Check the bootylicious album cover.
The Download Festival will reunite Dinosaur Jr.. Catbirdseat is also predicting they’ll play Merge’s showcase @ SXSW.
Brit & K-Fed: Stay classy.
Three from P-Fork: tourdates for Gang Of Four, props for Catchdubs, and a big ol’ 2.0 for the prog Volta.
The Undertones’ “Teenage Kicks,” the late John Peel’s favorite tune, gets a 7″ rerelease (via Coolfer).
Michael won’t let child molestation hearing get in the way of his picnic.
Jenny from the blog has new NIN audio and tour info, despite the fact that Trent once broke her heart.
Janet gets the mashup treatment: Re-Design Of A Decade.
Get well soon Edwyn Collins.
Caleb Followill talks to Rolling Stone’s Jenny Eliscu about losing hair and erections. Pick up Aha if you haven’t yet. Today we’re digging “Day Old Blues.” Real mellow like.
Industrial musicals are hot again. Recently Starbucks employees found themselves knee-deep in the mocha at the company’s leadership conference when Jefferson Starbucks played a surprise gig. And yes, there’s an MP3. (Link via Gawker.)
Remind me to talk about the awesome new Stars disc tomorrow.
And don’t forget this: