The SpacePimps have released their free two-song EP In the Meantime Pt. 2via Amazon mp3. Both of the songs will be featured on the band's upcoming full-length and one of them features Nick Diener of The Swellers.
Tom Gates, former manager of Brand New and The Format, and currently of Good Old War -- has released his new book, Wayward: Fetching Tales from a Year on the Road. I haven't read it yet (but will soon) - however, long-time readers will remember one of the (fantastic) pieces he wrote about the break-up of The Format. I'm looking forward to reading it.
The deluxe addition of Tyga's new album Careless World has been yanked from Best Buy and Amazon because it contains a "sample of a sample" of a Dr. Martin Luther King speech, used without permission. Did anyone else not know this dude was still around? Raise your hands.