Last Lap: Radiohead Announce US Tour Dates For 2012 And The Internet Goes Crazy

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Radiohead Announces US Tour Dates For 2012
The Internet is abuzz today with hysteria over Radiohead‘s just announced 2012 US tour. Hot off the heels of the band’s spontaneous sell out show in New York in September, we’re predicting a savage tussle for tickets. [Spin]

Nicki Minaj Will Perform At Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show
Nicki Minaj to save the day! With Cee Lo Green pulling out of performing at the famous Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Nicki Minaj has stood to attention, and will now be performing alongside Maroon 5 and Kanye West. [Idolator]


Debbie Harry Is The Latest Musician To Lash Out Against The Internet
Blondie‘s Debbie Harry joins The Who‘s Pete Townshend in ragging on the Internet, claiming it has “completely ruined the music industry and everything artists used to work for.” [NME]

Morrissey Releases Official Statement Defending Himself In NME Racism Case
Loud mouth Morrissey, front man of The Smiths, released an official statement defending himself in the NME racism case. The controversial performer claims that NME manipulated interview material to make him appear racist, when he is, indeed not. Interesting Moz, very, very interesting. [Pitchfork]

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