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Linkdown: 2/25/10 Music Edition by Barbecue Bros

LCD Soundsystem has finished his new album (!!)

Joe Cocker, Drive-By Truckers, ZZ Top, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and My Morning Jacket have all been tapped to open for Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers on their upcoming tour that starts May 6th in Raleigh, NC

Thom Yorke‘s band is officially named Atoms for Peace and is going on tour in April

– Spin: Vampire Weekend’s Guitarist on Homosexuality & Music

A new song from the We Were Promised Jetpacks EP The Last Place You’ll Look, due in March

A couple of videos from the latest Barsuk artist Phantogram

A profile of Beach House from XLR8R (via RCRD LBL)

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists to play Fallon on March 8, the night before The Brutalist Bricks is released


Linkdown: 11/30/09 by Barbecue Bros

– I never noticed how commonly the blue-orange contrast is used on movie posters

Interview with director Jason Reitman

– Seven movies with nameless main characters

– AV Club Inventory: Seventeen particularly peculiar Beach Boys song

– A new Ted Leo and the Pharmacists album has been announced

– Pitchfork’s Top Music Videos of 2009

– Sterogum’s most anticipated albums of 2010 has albums from The National, LCD Soundsystem, Panda Bear, Toro Y Moi, Vampire Weekend and Liars on it