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A group of musicians, including Thom Yorke and David Byrne have admitted they're climate hypocrites in an open letter to journalists, who have called them out for being exactly that. They say, while they individually need to do better and the industry as a whole has to change the way they operate, they will not be silenced when it comes to speaking out in the battle to fight climate change.  Beck has premiered two new songs off his forthcoming album Hyperspace, including a funky new number produced by Pharrell Williams. And Matt Berninger of The National and indie phenom Phoebe Bridgers have teamed up for a duet and video for the soundtrack to a new Zach Galifinakas movie.

An Oregon State University philosophy professor is behind the first-of-its kind Phish Studies Conference, which takes place at the college next month. Prince's estate will soon put out more unreleased material, including demos of Prince songs made famous by others, and a Prince memoir of handwritten lyrics and a scrapbook. The Better Oblivion Community Center (w. Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst) drops new song online. Bruce Springsteen announces new album of late 60's/early 70's Southern California influenced- pop, Western Stars, his first in five years.


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Mike Peters of alt-rockers The Alarm gets MBE from Prince Charles for his work with fellow cancer survivors AND The Alarm ready a big 2019 with a reissue of their 1985 classic Strength and a triple-bill tour with Modern English & Gene Loves Jezabel's Jay Aston, Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst say their new Better Oblivion Community Center tune Dylan Thomas is inspired by conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is faking being dumb and is secretly a mad genius and Arcade Fire's super couple Win Butler and Regine Chassagne team with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band for an English and Creole cover of Iko Iko, just in time for Carnival.

The Canadian songwriter, singer and poet and his Norwegian muse are the subject of a new Nick Broomfield documentary Marianne & Leonard: Songs of Love, which premieres at Sundance next year Trent Reznor throws shade at Senator Ted Cruz, who tried to get on a Nine Inch Nails guest list in Texas last night and Jackson Browne guests on Phoebe Bridgers' cover of a Christmas song by obscure Omaha, NE band McCarthy Trenching.