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Monday’s Music Roundup

CONTINUALLY UPDATED: All you need to know about music today -- plus songs and videos.

[Updated: 6:54 P.M.]

NEWS:

    SLEIGH BELLS Reveal Album Art, Release Date
    M.I.A., who took over Pitchfork’s Twitter account, writes that the Brooklyn band’s debut, Treats, drops May 11. [Twitpic]
    KILLS Talk New Record
    Singer Alison Mosshart says the duo is halfway done with their “totally different” fourth studio album.[ Exclaim]
    PASSION PIT Announce Fall Tour Dates With MUSE
    Boston indie pop band will open for the Brit arena rockers, beginning Sept. 23 in Anaheim, CA. [ Pretty Much Amazing]
    SCHOOL OF SEVEN BELLS Unveil Album Details
    NYC outfit’s sophomore record, Disconnect From Desire, drops July 13. [The Music Slut]
    WEEZER Leave Geffen Records
    Rivers Cuomo and Co. “go independent,” continue work on new album. [Billboard]
    LIARS Announce New Single, Tour
    Brooklyn art punk band’s new single, “The Overachievers,” drops May 25. [Paste Magazine]
    LILY ALLEN Stars in New Reality Show
    Due out early next year, the show will follow the back-talking Brit as she sets up her own vintage fashion boutique. [The Sun]
    FIRST LOOK: DJ AM in ‘IRON MAN 2′
    The late DJ died just weeks after filming his cameo in the upcoming film. [LA Times]
    ZOOEY DESCHANEL Talks Music, Movies
    It turns out the indie heartthrob is a total control freak. [Guardian]
    BRET MICHAELS Hospitalized for Brain Hemorrhage
    Health scare comes just weeks after the 46-year-old rocker underwent an emergency appendectomy while on tour. [People]
    FINDLAY BROWN, SHELBY LYNNE Launch Tour in L.A.
    Hotly tipped British crooner wins over country siren’s fans on opening night. [SPIN]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    WATCH: GREEN DAY Side-Project FOXBORO HUT TUBS Aka GREEN DAY Play New Song
    After the Broadway debut of their American Idiot musical, the Bay Area boys debuted “It’s Fuck Time” at a surprise gig. [Youtube]
    LISTEN: THE FALL’s New Album
    Veteran British post-punks leak their entire new album, Your Future Our Clutter, before its May 4 release. [NPR]
    LISTEN: New TOYKO POLICE CLUB Song
    Canadian quartet leak “Boots of Danger (Wait Up),” a bubble gum dance-pop track off their June 8 release Champ. [ Entertainment Weekly]
    WATCH: MGMT Rock ‘SNL’
    Brooklyn band play “Flash Delirium” and “Brian Eno” from their SPIN-approved new album, Congratulations. [SPIN]
    WATCH: New NAS & DAMIAN MARLEY Video
    The duo become mask-sporting cat burglars in their clip for “As We Enter,” out May 18 on Distant Relatives. [Nah Right]
    LISTEN: GRIZZLY BEAR Give New Song to Washington State Lotto Ad
    “Dreaming of something more/My thoughts began to soar…” Ed Droste sings in the trippy tune. [EW]
    WATCH: M.I.A.‘s Violent New Music Video
    NSFW: A SWAT Team captures and murders redheaded boys in the clip for bombastic punk anthem “Born Free.” [SPIN]
    LISTEN: THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS’s New Album
    Hear Together in its entirety before its May 4 release. [NPR]
    WATCH: GORILLAZ Play “Stylo” on ‘Colbert Report’
    Plus: Damon Albarn and animator Jamie Hewlett sit down for an interview. [Stereogum]
    LISTEN: Preview DEFTONES’ New Album
    Hear snippets of each song from Diamond Eyes, the alt-metal band’s new record, out in May.[NME]
    LISTEN: HOLE’s Complete New Album
    Hear Courtney Love & Co.’s complete April 27 release, Nobody’s Daughter, now. [SPIN]
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