The line up for the Coachella festival held at the end of April in Indo, California has been released. The two day festival will include such acts as Depeche Mode, Cat Power, Tool, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Franz Ferdinand, The Magic Numbers and Minus the Bear.
Microsoft have decided that they will no longer block access to blogs without a court order or some other legally binding document. The announcement comes after harsh criticism the company faced for blocking access to a blog critical of China’s government (See January 9th’s Daily Music and Tech News). The policy further states that the censorship will occur within the country where the blog originated and not outside of that country.
Radiohead has been added to the initial list of over fifty bands set to play this year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The festival will be held this year June 16-18. Other bands who are slated to play include Bright Eyes, My Morning Jacket and Elvis Costello.