Lacking cash to study audio engineering? The Stone Roses' Ian Brown wants to help. [NME]

What's so funny about the new Beady Eye album? Well, the lone guest star, for starters. [Contact Music]

Not to get super specific or anything, but these are the most underrated Beatles songs of '66-'70. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Watch Nile Rodgers discuss his work on the new Daft Punk album. [Consequence of Sound]

More good news for ska fans: Save Ferris are back! []

Did Obama give Jay-Z the green light to visit Cuba? [Death+Taxes]