The Mercury Prize 2012 nominees are out. Fact Magazine runs the numbers.
The versatile Joe South, one of the greatest of the American music greats, has died at the age of 72.
If you're Bob Dylan, you get to make whatever-the-hell kind of video you want. Behold: "Duquesne Whistle."
Tim Mize, 88.1 KDHX DJ and punk-to-end-all-punks, died this week. A memorial gathering will take place in Carondelet Park in St. Louis on August 25.
Kelly Hogan raises a toast to St. Joe Strummer.
The closing ceremony for the Olympics will likely feature the Who, George Michael and Kate Bush.
BuzzMedia announces layoffs at Spin magazine. Print edition remains in doubt.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame names Chuck Berry the latest "American Music Master."
The Queen of Country Music, Kitty Wells, has died at the age of 92.
BuzzMedia is acquiring Spin Magazine. September may spell the end of the print edition.