Juno: The nominees for this year’s Juno Awards — “Canada’s Music Awards” — were announced yesterday. They include the Arcade Fire, City and Colour, and, of course, Nickelback.
YouTube: Speaking of which, City and Colour’s Dallas Green recently did a spot for Kids’ CBC. That’s Canadian TV.
BYT: Our buddies here in DC conduct a bizarre, hilarious interview with South Africa’s native children, Die Antwoord.
Paste: The Metallica-curated Orion Music & More Festival is set to include live sets from the Arctic Monkeys, Modest Mouse, Best Coast, Liturgy and more.
CoS: Nile Rodgers has confirmed that he will be collaborating with Daft Punk on their fourth studio album.
AbsolutePunk: Instrumental giants Explosions in the Sky announce a string of North American tour dates.
Pitchfork: The Lana Del Rey camp denies that the singer has cancelled tour dates, including SXSW and some Australian stops, due to her SNL performance.
CoS: The Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 are set to perform together at this year’s Grammys.
Spin: The original postcard that inspired the artwork for Neutral Milk Hotel’s In The Aeroplane Over The Sea has been found.
HypeBot: iLike kicks the bucket.
RCRD LBL: White Arrows deliver a stunning remix of Active Child’s “Johnny Belinda.”