April 9, 2012


News Notes: Damon Albarn Says Blur, Gorillaz Over

Jim Dyson
Jim Dyson

Damon Albarn Says Blur, Gorillaz Over

Apparently the Britpop frontman is clashing with two members of Blur in the studio, and has had a falling out with his Gorillaz co-founder Jamie Hewlett. [Guardian]

Fiona Apple Announces Summer Tour Dates

The piano singer-songwriter hits the road in June. [Pitchfork]

Lily Allen Working On New Album?

After retiring from music in 2009, the British singer was seen writing new material at a London studio. [Daily Star]

My Bloody Valentine Working On New Album

Shoegaze vets preparing his new music in 21 years. [Pitchfork]

Watch One Direction's 'SNL' Debut

The boy band play "What Makes You Beautiful" and "One Thing." [Billboard]