The Flaming Lips Team Up with Nick Cave


In the wake of 24-hour song 7 Skies H3 streaming online for Halloween, Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne has revealed the group are currently in the process of a number of collaborations - which includes Grinderman and Bad Seeds leader Nick Cave. In an interview with Pitchfork, Coyne stated: "We've done a couple of things with Nick Cave, but he's on tour right now so it won't be until after November that he's able to do more. But I think we'll get a good Nick Cave collection of songs with … [Read more...]

Polyvinyl Records to Release Compilation for Japan


In an effort to help raise money for the devastation in Japan from the March tsunami and earthquake, Polyvinyl is releasing a compilation featuring numerous artists on their roster.  The album, titled Japan 3.11.11, has 23 tracks and is available now for digital download.  If you’re a collector, however, a red vinyl will be available for purchase on September 27. All the tracks are artist rarities, ranging from live recordings to B-sides to remixes (St. Vincent remixing of Montreal? … [Read more...]