The music industry is a lot like that rambunctious London residence Madness sings about in the classic '80s single 'Our House': There's always something happening, and it's usually quite loud. Indeed, keeping up with all of the day's rock 'n' roll tidbits can be daunting, so to make things easy, we've collected the top 5 items and ranked them in terms of newsworthiness. Scroll down to see our picks.

  • 5

    Ian Curtis' Kitchen Table Is For Sale

    Dinner just got a whole lot mopier.

    There's an "everything but the kitchen sink" joke in here somewhere... [NME]

  • 4

    That Flaming Lips/Kesha Album Ain't Happening

    "It's so sad," Wayne Coyne says.

    Man ... we were really looking forward to seeing Kesha in that giant rubber ball. [Pitchfork]


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  • 3

    Jay Z Sued for 'Run This Town' Sample

    Apparently, he ripped off some dude named Eddie Bo.

    If Hova loses the case, think Yeezy and Rihanna will help pay the damages? [Contact Music]

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  • 2

    Bruce Springsteen Tells Dirty Jokes for Charity

    The Boss worked blue for Stand Up for Heroes.

    Bruce understands the plight of the common man. No wonder he tells such a great erection joke! [Stereogum]

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  • 1

    Dave Grohl's Rocks With Zac Brown at CMAs

    He's also producing Brown's next album.