– Some interesting accusations and theories flew around the internets this week regarding the Arcade Fire and their Grammy win being potentially rigged and foreknown, allegedly the reason they received a two-song slot at the close of the ceremony.  Blurt

– Reports have surfaced indicating the new direction for music consumption, as digital downloads expand in file size and quality.  CNN

– Rumors abound about a follow-up release to last week’s Radiohead 8-song release, King Of Limbs.  Sounds like a good idea to me. NME

– 90’s R&B trio Bell Biv DeVoe are apparently planning to release some new music this year, and stopped by Jimmy Fallon’s show this past Wednesday for a promo performance of their hit “Poison,” backed by the Roots.  They sucked, but the Roots were cool.  Watch it on Hulu

– British soul singer Adele is making waves with her latest album, 21, which spent last week atop the charts for the 4th week in a row.  Adele also just became the only living artist besides the Beatles to have two top-5 singles at the same time. Billboard

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