Blog Scour 08.20.12 (Monday)

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    Prefix Premiere: Nitty Scott, MC – The Boombox Diaries Vol. I EP (Link to the album we can pick a track to premiere)

    Prefix Premiere: DJ VADIM-DONT BE SCARED (Pick One Song)

    Prefix Premiere: Bambi Lee Savage (Bad Seeds, Daniel Lanois…produced by Mick Harvey)


    Listen to a new demo from the Avalanches 

     

    Film/TV (Tag Posts As “Film/TV”)

    Universal Wants Jim Carrey for ‘Kick-Ass 2

    Rob Liefeld’s Bloodstrike Planned for the Big Screen

    NBC gives 22-ep order to Michael J. Fox sitcom

    “I Lost My Ship”: Watch Another New Clip From Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘The Master’

    The Impossible Trailer: Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts Get Swept Away

    ‘Twilight’ Celebrates 1 Million Twitter Followers With Fan-Filled Video

    Rosie O’Donnell Suffers Heart Attack

    Todd Phillips Eyes The Gambler / Todd Phillips Replaces Martin Scorsese As Director Of ‘The Gambler’

    Listen to the Ghostbusters Theme, Played on Floppy Drives

    The Late Tony Scott’s Most Memorable Ads

    Phyllis Diller Dead At 95

    See Breaking Bad’s Seinfeld-Like Spinoff Pinkman

    Q&A: ‘Breaking Bad”s Jesse Plemons on Todd’s Killer Instinct

    Watch a Cat Meow the Game of Thrones Song

    Football tops, ‘Brother’ rises on Sunday

    New Dredd 3D Clip Online

    Here Are Some More Downton Abbey Wedding Spoilers!

    Watch Two Kids Sob Uncontrollably After Seeing The Odd Life of Timothy Green

    The Team Coco Tablet Sync App – CONAN on TBS

    Ken Watanabe to Star in Japanese Remake of ‘Unforgiven’ / Ken Watanabe Set for Samurai Unforgiven

    ‘Dark Knight Rises’ — Victim’s Family Hires Casey Anthony Lawyer

     

    Rock/Electronic

    tUnE-yArDs – What’s In My Bag?

    Columbia/Legacy readies colossal Johnny Cash box set

    Judge rules on Kyuss Lives! lawsuit

    Video: Xiu Xiu – “Born To Suffer”

    Yamantaka // Sonic Titan share new song & Liars to contribute to the Adult Swim Singles Series

    Trash Talk and Mellowhype Share Art for Upcoming Albums

    Listen to the new single from Toro y Moi’s dance floor side project Les Sins

    Peter Hook announces Joy Division book tour – ticket details

    Florence and the Machine: “I’m Naked All the Time” – Intimate Interview

    Birdy Nam Nam, Cookie Monsta & Skrillex ft. hadouken! – Drum Roll Please (5 & A Dime Drum and Bass Bootleg)

    David Bazan touring Pedro the Lion’s ‘Control’; Pedro the Lion reissuing discography on vinyl (dates)

    Fade to Mind crew member Total Freedom shares remixes

    Chrome Canyon – Memories of a Scientist (Official Video)

    KOAN SOUND TO RELEASE EP ON OWSLA SEPTEMBER 4th

    Long Read: Cat Power and the Miami Sun… (if you post this headline is a pull quote or something interesting from it)

    Lil Silva – My Epiphany

    Listen: Wild Nothing Streams ‘Nocturne’ In Full / Stream: Wild Nothing – Nocturne

    Watch: Peaking Lights Reveal New Video For ‘Dream Beat’

    Watch the Killers Cover Oasis’ ‘Don’t Look Back in Anger’ / Watch The Killers Cover Oasis

    Scott McKenzie Dead: ‘San Francisco’ Singer Dies at 73 of Autoimmune Disorder

    Patrick Wolf to Release 10-Year Anniversary Album

    Greg Dulli Found Inspiration From Hall & Oates for a Supremes Cover

    The 15 Best Grimes GIFs

    Brick Mower – Touchdown Jesus (Tim Tebow song? Don Giovanni band)

    Friendly Fires and Foals launch record label / Download the first release on Foals / Friendly Fires co-founded label, DEEP SHIT

    Jessie Ware Live Performance Stream and Launch Party (See email)

    Titus Andronicus Discuss New Album at the House of Vans

    Funkineven & Fatima – Phone Line

    Ellie Goulding – High For This (A-Minor Bootleg)

     

    Hip-Hop/R&B

    A$AP Rocky Confirms Diplo For “LongLiveA$AP”

    Video: Big Sean Announces The Release Date For His New Mixtpae “Detroit” / Big Sean Announces ‘Detroit’ Mixtape Coming in September

    Z-Trip’s Vinyl Collection – Crate Diggers

    A$AP Ferg – Work  /Video: A$AP Ferg – Work / Video: A$AP Ferg “Work” (Good chance at RT)

    New Mixtape: The Kid Daytona Summer Games

    Roach Gigz Announces “The Bugged Out Tour” Dates

    Consequence – Lost My Marbles f. Wax (prod. Lee Bannon)

    Video: Nas – Bye Baby [Trailer]

    Listen: Waka Flocka Flame f/ Gucci Mane & 2 Chainz “Rooster In My Rari (Remix)”

    Video: The Hood Internet f/ BBU & Annie Hart “Won’t F*ck Us Over”

    Mr. Muthaf*ckin’ eXquire Meets Jamel Shabazz (Video)

    VIBE Helps 2 Chainz Sign Up For Online Dating

    Video Premiere: Danny Brown x Scion AV “Grown Up” Interview

    Video: Chief Keef Shares His Opinion On Lil Wayne? / Did Chief Keef Diss Lil Wayne?

    Lauryn Hill Turns Down Oprah Interview / Lauryn Hill Said No To An Interview With Oprah

    Big Boi – Outside Lands Redemption

    Watch B.o.B Discuss His Next Solo Project & His Collaboration With T.I.

    J*DaVeY – Little Tramp$ (Video)

    RiFF RAFF gets Cozy and Freestyles – Selector

    New Video: DJ Khaled x Mavado “Suicidal Thoughts / Aktion Pak”

    Wu-Block Album Release Date / Video: Ghostface Killah & Sheek Louch Reveal Wu-Block Release Date

    Five Classic Rap Tracks With Ghostwriter Lineage

    Video: Gunplay – M1

    Jay-Z’s ‘Annie’ remake to shoot next springJay-Z’s Annie remake to start filming

    Nas Reigns at Rock the Bells / Nas x Large Professor “Loco-Motive” At RTB

    Tyga – Well Done 3 (Mixtape) / New Music: Tyga – ‘Well Done 3’ [Mixtape]

    Rita Ora Performs “How We Do” On The Jonathan Ross Show (Video)

    Onra featuring Chuck Inglish – Hold Tight

    Action Bronson’s New York Food Diary (He’s a Big Guy).

     

    Entertainment/Tech/Misc.

    Bandcamp Kills It With New Web-Optimized Mobile Pages

    Billy Idol agrees to play some dude’s birthday party

    ShowScoop Wants To Be Yelp for Live Music… But Can It Scale?

    Listen to an Hourlong Mix of Nicki Minaj Verses

    How Murder By Death Became #3 Most Succesful Kickstarter Music Campaign Ever

    Why Is Spotify’s Monthly Average Users (MAU) Number Dropping?

    Ellie Goulding opens up about her relationship with Skrillex

    Six Flags Great Aventure Partnering With Area Event On ‘Electric Adventure’ EDM Fest / Exclusive: Six Flags Great Aventure Partnering With Area Event On ‘Electric Adventure’ EDM Fest

    An Instrument That Plays Colors

    Barack Obama Addresses This ‘Call Me Maybe’ Thing…

    RIAA’s Revenues Down By Nearly Half… (Posted the other day but cool to post today)

    Second man dies near V Festival site in Chelmsford / Two Dead at V FEst, Cher Lloyd In Tears After Piss-Toss…

    18-Year-Old Self-Professed Geek Auditions For The X-Factor UK

    Update: BPI, not Universal, guilty of spiking Drake reviews

     

    Technology (Tag Posts As “Technology”)

    PopCap announces upcoming Plants Vs Zombies sequel

    Paul Rudd & Ray Lewis For Madden ’13 (Video)

    Mitt Romney strongly opposes Net Neutrality.

    iPod nano stock shortages across US retail seem to point at upcoming refresh

    Spotify Is Being Sued (Again) For Patent Infringement

    GTA 5 – Three new screenshots

    James Franco Is the New Spokesman for the Samsung Galaxy 10.1

    Gazelle Will Give You Cash For Your iPhone Without Leaving You Phoneless For a Month [IPhone]

    NYU Imprisons Students in a Video Game to Stop Them from Killing Themselves [Nyu]

    AAPL becomes most valuable company of all time / Apple overtakes Microsoft as most valuable company ever

    Green Day Getting Musical Episode of ‘Angry Birds Friends

    RapidShare Says Linking Sites Are the Problem, Not the Hosts…

    New Site Turns Your Facebook Music ‘Likes’ Into a Totally Useful Feed…

    Samsung and Apple CEOs reportedly meeting today for final patent trial talk

    Starbucks Facebook Game to Decide Who Gets Pumpkin Spice Latte First

    Go Get Free iTunes Money at Walmart Right Now [Dealz]

    LEAKED: Here’s A Picture Of The iPhone 5’s Larger Display (AAPL)

    New Motorola Droid Razr HD Images Leaked in YouTube Videos? [Motorola]


    K-pop (Tag Posts As “K-Pop)

    ‘Gangnam Style’ Flirts With K-Pop Record With 4th Week at No. 1

    Sports (Tag Posts As “Sports”)

    Michael Vick Injured Again, Knocked Out Of Preseason Game [Video]

    ESPN Talking Head Skip Bayless: ‘It’s Just Human Nature If You’re White To Root For The White Guy’

    Spike TV Announces Partnership With K-1; Network to Air Kickboxing Events in 2013

    Jose Aldo anxious to see Frankie Edgar at featherweight, then send him packing

    Lightweights Gray Maynard and Joe Lauzon slated for UFC 155 in Las Vegas

    Junior Seau Autopsy — No Drugs, No Alcohol in System

    Video: Mike Tyson Talks About the Night Tupac Was Shot

    NBA: Lamar Odom Goes On Random Twitter Rant

    Roger Clemens Is Going To Play Professional Baseball Again [Roger Clemens] / Clemens signs with independent team in Texas

    Jon Jones Discusses Deal With Nike

    End of the line? Ailing Merriman released by Bills

    First Two Women Allowed To Join Augusta National Golf Club

    NBA, Ticketmaster to launch one-stop-shop site

    Tito Ortiz takes responsibiity for creation of UFC’s light heavyweight division


    Left From Sunday