| January 4, 2012
Headliners: Grimes Signs With 4AD


Twitter: Canadian songstress and 2012-one-to-watch Grimes signs with UK indie label 4AD.

Pitchfork: Destroyer, the Golden Filter, Fugiya & Miyagi and more cover New Order on a tribute album to 1983’s Power, Corruption & Lies. You can listen to Destroyer’s take on “Leave Me Alone” through the link.

Kojo: Ian McKaye will be appearing on Kojo Nnamdi’s radio show at noon today to talk about the ever-growing online archive of Fugazi live sets.

Billboard: The-Dream made $15 million for writing Rihanna’s “Umbrella.”

Spin: The mag hits us with their top 10 Thin Lizzy songs in celebration of the recent discovery of up to 700 released tracks from the Irish rock legends.

Rolling Stone: 50 Cent doesn’t think he’s going to live much longer. Solution: drink more Street King.

Popjustice: The world of Swedish advertising brings us the best 16-second song we’ll hear all day.

Jackplug: Chicago’s Flosstradmus give us a taste of what’s to come in 2012 with a new track, “Total Recall.”

MP3: Flosstradamus – “Total Recall”