May 8, 2012


News Notes: Jack White Interviews Buzz Aldrin!

Blur's Damon Albarn Working On New Solo Album

The Britpop rocker, who just released an opera LP called Dr Dee, confirms that he's "making another record." He says he's "mucking around with Russian synthesizers in a very loose mind of doing some kind of record under my name. I suppose you could call it a solo record, but I don't like that word. It sounds very lonely. I don't really want to be solo in my life." [BBC]

Jack White Interviews Buzz Aldrin, Geeks Out On Space

White chats with the space pioneer and second man on the moon about Carl Sagan, the Guinness Book of World Records, the White Stripes, going solo and their mutual obsession with the moon. [Interview]

Metric Play New Single "Youth Without Youth" Acoustic

Emily Haines takes the piano while Jimmy Shaw rips it on acoustic guitar. [Rolling Stone]

DMX to Release New EP Featuring Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne

The Weigh In, a 10-track teaser for his comeback LP Undisputed, will drop May 15. [Hip Hop DX]