Music News Recap: Mourning The Death of Idols and Integrity

What’s been going on in the world of music lately? Read on to get the scoop on your favorite artists, and start some discussion about current music-related events!

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radiohead

Radiohead has made a new song available for download on their website.  Thom Yorke penned the band’s latest in memory of Harry Patch, the recently deceased WWI veteran.

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Do you like your cover art with a side of “Ew!”?  Check out NME’s photo gallery of “50 Genuinely Disturbing Album Sleeves.”

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Dylan

Strange but maybe true?  Bob Dylan is rumored to have an album of Christmas songs in the works.

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Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler suffered multiple injuries after falling from the stage during a performance of “Love In An Elevator” on Wednesday.  “Go-ing dooooown…”

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GBV

Hey Glad Girls (and boys)!  A new “suitcase” of Guided By Voices material is due out in early November.  Start saving your pennies…

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Ads in a CD booklet?  Gross, but surprising it hasn’t happened already.  Mariah Carey sets a new low in the commercialization of music.

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breakfast club

As the world says goodbye to iconic film director John Hughes, Pitchfork has compiled some of their favorite musical moments from his classic movies.

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Have you heard Daniel Johnston‘s recently-released Daytrotter session yet?  Check it out, and be sure to grab tickets to his show here in Madison next week!

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