Mad Decent Announces Digital Subscription Service, People Still Subscribe to shit? – Diplo’s record label Mad Decent has announced that they will launch a digital subscription service where members will be able to receive the first listen at all the label’s releases as well as remixes, mixtapes, live sets, videos, a discount at the Mad Decent store, a membership and a secret handshake. Find out all about it here.
Roc-a-Fella co-founder traffics drugs, has us thinking the music biz isn’t so lucrative – Something seems strange here: Jay Z is rolling in the cash from all of the Roc-a-Fella success, so how is it that Kareem Burke isn’t in the same situation? Burke is facing a minimum of five years in prison for conspiracy to distribute more than 1,000 kilos of marijuana. I don’t know much about drugs and dealing but that sounds like a lot. Tsk Tsk.
Maybach from Otis video auctioned – Considering this car retails for a cool $350,000, you would think that it would auction for a really insane price. You are wrong. It seems that society is not so into the whole deconstructed/tricked-out version because it only sold for $60,000.
Westboro Baptist Church pickets Radiohead show, probably just wanted to hear some Thom Yorke – Nigel Godrich was pleased with the picketing and sited that it was the highlight of the tour so far. The Westboro people should really just let go – it’s okay to like Radiohead.