- Coldplay give a sneak peek at the music video fortheir new holiday single, "Christmas Lights." The clip features behind-the-scenes footage of the band filming in a small theatre and along London's River Thames. [Gigwise]
A new Bright Eyes album, titled The People's Key, will arrive Feb. 15, 2011, the Conor Oberst project's first since 2007's Cassadaga. Tickets for a March 9 gig at NYC's Radio City Music Hall go onsale Dec. 1.
Lady Gaga has said that her upcoming second release, Born This Way, will be "the greatest album of this decade." She added that it could feature up to 20 songs. [MTV]
- Cleveland rapper Kid Cudi hit Conan's new show on TBS Monday night to perform "REVOFEV," off his latest album Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager. [Nah Right]
Iron & Wine posted "Walking Far From Home," a song off their January 25 album Kiss Each Other Clean, to their MySpace page. Listen now. [MySpace]
Canadian indie all-stars Wolf Parade are going on an indefinite hiatus following a few shows next year. The members will focus on other projects, including co-leader Dan Boeckner, who will return to the studio in January to record a new LP with Handsome Furs.[Pitchfork]