1. The Beatles, Byrds, Black Keys Ready Record Store Day Black Friday Releases

    October 20, 2011 9:20 PM EDT Record Store Day may come but once a year, but vinyl devotees will have the opportunity to pick up another round of limited edition releases on Black Friday. The initiative, aimed at supporting independent record stores, will offer releases including a vinyl singles box set from the Beatles,…

  2. Exclusive: Flaming Lips Plan Record Store Day Release

    October 07, 2011 9:30 AM EDT Ardent Record Store Day supporters the Flaming Lips have started to plan next year's release. Wayne Coyne says he intends to create a compilation of tracks the Lips have done with other artists such as Neon Indian, Lightning Bolt and Prefuse 73. Flaming Lips have collaborations in the…

  3. Billboard Bits: Lady Gaga Disappointed by Senate, Kanye Talks Obama Insult

    September 22, 2010 7:08 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga Responds to Failed "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Repeal After the proposed repeal of the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy was filibustered in Senate again…

  4. Neon Indian Signs To FADER

    June 08, 2010 8:29 AM EDT Chillwave artist Neon Indian , aka Alan Palomo, has found a new home, FADER Label, Billboard can confirm exclusively. The eventual home of the artist was the subject of speculation following a series of breakout SXSW performances, with rumors of a bidding war. FADER Label is part of music…