Archive for November 20th, 2010

Scott Austin knows the music industry

Scott Austin, Authentik Artists CEO, knows the music industry and is willing to bet that digital revenue is not the way the industry is going to survive. Read the full article after the link. How do you think music can save itself from this current state?

Eyedea died of drug overdose

It was just stated from SG that the 28 year old St. Paul rapper Mikey (Eyedea) Larsen had died on died October 16th of an accidental drug overdose. This was according to the Ramsey County medical examiner’s office.

MCR add another Jersey date

My Chemical Romance have added another tour date, by popular demand, at the Starland Ballroom in New Jersey on Sunday, May 8th.

Music video: The Ready Set “More Than Alive”

Watch the second single “More Than Alive” off of The Ready Set‘s debut album I’m Alive, I’m Dreaming after the jump.

Asian Man Records announce festival in June

There will be a 3 day festival put on by Asian Man Records on June 16th, 17th and 18th in San Francisco, CA. No line-up has been announced but the label wants to reunite every band that has put out music through them.

The Firebird Band contest

Be sure to enter into UTG’s official contest with The Firebird Band that will end TOMORROW. To enter, email with the subject “Firebird contest” and include your name, address, and age. Good luck!

Free Innerpartysystem song

To download and stream a free song from Innerpartysystem called “American Trash” head over to Alter The Press.

Sufjan Stevens performs “Too Much” on Fallon

Click through to watch Sufjan Stevens perform “Too Much” on a recent episode of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. His latest album, Age Of Adz, is available now.

Prodigy releases free “99 Problems” remix

The Prodigy have remixed Jay-Z’s “99 Problems” and are currently offering the track for free download. You can stream the remix here or right click here and download it for yourself.

Patrick Stump reveals solo album details

Former Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump has revealed that he will release his first solo album, Soul Funk, in February 2011. This is Stump’s first release since Fall Out Boy disbanded.

Tyga freestyles over Kanye’s “Runaway”

Tyga recently appeared on the Tim Westwood show and dropped a few bars over Kanye’s “Runaway.” Check out the performance after the jump!

Dre’s “Detox” set for February release

After months (even years) of rumors, NME is reporting that Dr. Dre’s long awaited album, Detox, will finally hit stores in February 2011. The album’s first single, “Kush,” can be streamed here.