-- City Pages: Yes, that's Courtney Love and her Hole at SXSW.
-- Wall Street Journal: EMI may pimp out the rights to its back catalogue of artists like The Beatles.
-- LiveDaily: Speaking of The Beatles, Ringo's playing Chateau Ste. Michelle on July 31 and, um, Spokane's Northern Quest Casino on July 30. Never thought I'd see a Beatle on the casino circuit.
-- Pitchfork: Give a listen to "Hurricane J," a new one off The Hold Steady's forthcoming LP, Heaven Is Whenever, out May 3.
-- NY Times: Patti Smith as fashion icon.