Hey FN fans! Catch up on all the nostalgic music news from the weekend that's fit to print below.
- "This Is A Low," indeed: In a particularly revealing interview with The Guardian, Blur frontman Damon Albarn confirmed that their Hyde Park 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony concert will likely be ::gulp:: the last of the band's career. And also no more new Blur recordings. And probably no more Gorillaz. Damn. So, see you all in London in August then. (The Guardian)
- ...But to quickly brighten the mood, stream the new Spiritualized album, Sweet Heart Sweet Light, in its entirety two weeks before its release! (NPR)
- Oh, and just to hammer home the point that Jimmy Fallon's music supervisor is crazy good at his/her job: Pulp is playing Late Night TONIGHT!! (Consequence of Sound)
- ...AND TOM WAITS IS TOO LATER THIS MONTH! BOOM! (BrooklynVegan)
Dance party starters !!! (Chk Chk Chk) performed a brand-new song, "Byron," on Pitchfork.tv - check it! (Pitchfork)
- And just because it's really great: stream former LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy's DJ set from London's The Boiler Room (Boiler Room)