If Lacey Caroline (Ex-The Best Week Ever) gets over a 1,000 likes on Facebook she will release some new goodies for you, maybe even a song. So if you haven't checked out her solo page, you should do so.
Been getting a lot of messages about a "management" company called Monolith Management that's been charging bands to be part of their management roster. Randy Nichols (Force MM) recently called them out on Facebook, which has led to a really interesting thread with stories from bands that got screwed, other managers, etc. It's an interesting learning experience that everyone would be wise to read through.
According to this article, the mandatory switch in Facebook to the "Timeline" view is causing a huge drop off in traffic on band's pages. You know, if they wanna drop me a few stock options -- I've got some ideas to fix that.
According to Astronautalis' facebook page, he has "started a new band this week with my friends Arson Only, S. Carey, and Bon Iver [Justin Vernon]...already finished tracking for the album. so excited about this."
Mello Yello is holding an interesting, American Idol-esque contest where singers, songwriters and bands can upload their original songs and performances to facebook. The winner is chosen by fans and gets $25K. Check out all the information here.
PMToday have fueled rumors of a reconciliation after they put their facebook page back up, posted pictures of drums, and started responding to wall posts -- that includes one saying they need "time" to make new music.