Thursday, April 30, 2009

Music Notes: Free Dinosaur Jr track

- M.I.A. has made TIME magazine's 100 Most Influential People List! Check out her write-up (by Spike Jonze) here. John Legend and A.R. Rahman are also among the musicians who made the list. [TIME]

- Interested in hearing new stuff from Dinosaur Jr? Then visit their website, where you can download "I Want You To Know," a track from the band's June 23 album Farm. The download is free. [NME]

- Get your US tour dates for Stellastarr* here. The band will be releasing their first album in four years this summer. [NME]

- Punk label Fat Wreck just released the latest NOFX album for less than $10. According to a statement on its website, the label fully intends to sell all its other albums for prices under $10, and most will be priced under $8. [Prefix Mag]

- Neutral Milk Hotel would like you to save the Paragon Carousel, which happens to be a Massachusetts landmark. [Paste Magazine]

- The "swine flu" has caused tons of concert cancellations in Mexico. But so far, the Jonas Brothers and Metallica still have concerts scheduled for the coming weeks. [Billboard]

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    Hi Radhika,

    On behalf of PIAS, Jagjaguwar and Dinosaur Jr, many thanks for plugging "Farm" (US street date 23rd June) ... .. thanks, also, on behalf of the labels and artist for not posting any pirate links to unreleased / unauthorized (studio) material and, if you / your readers want good quality, non-pirated, preview tracks, then "I Want You To Know", "Over It" and the b-side "Tarpit" (live) are all officially available for fans and bloggers to link to / post / host etc ... .. for further info and details of on-line promotions, videos and the band's 2009 shows, check-out and .

    Thanks again for your plug.