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Big Idea 2014: You Will Transform Your Own Biology

<i>This post is part of a series in which LinkedIn Influencers pick one big idea that will shape 2014. See all the ideas here.</i><p><i>This post was co-authored</i> …

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Cancer Immunotherapy Named Science 'Breakthrough of the Year'

By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer<p>Published: 12/19/2013 02:12 PM EST on LiveScience<p>A type of cancer treatment that directs the body's own immune system to fight cancer cells has been named as the "breakthrough of the year" by one of the world's top science journals.<p>The journal Science said today …

Burial Shares Message About Rival Dealer EP

Burial usually stays silent about his work, but as FACT points out, he's shared a message about his excellent new EP <i>Rival Dealer</i>. On her BBC Radio 6 show, Mary Anne Hobbs read a message Burial shared with her via text. He said:<p>“I put my heart into the new EP, I hope someone likes it. I wanted the …

The Top 100 Tracks of 2013

Presenting our Top 100 Tracks of 2013, as voted by our writers and editors. Any track that was released in 2013 or had its greatest impact in the U.S. this year was eligible.<p>Nik Colk Void’s vocal takes are usually subsumed by the music, with the band giving them no more or less importance than any …

Four Tet Shares Batch of Remixes and Rare Material

After Four Tet reached 100,000 followers on Twitter, he decided to celebrate by sharing a massive pile of rare material. He's shared over a dozen tracks. Following Flying Lotus' data dump last week, it's shaping up to be a great holiday season.<p>The pile includes an Atoms for Peace remix, a Grimes …

Albums of the Year: Honorable Mention

Today we present our Albums of the Year: Honorable Mention. This list is chosen by the editors. It's not #51 through #70 in our albums poll, but rather, records we thought were exceptional this year and deserved to be highlighted regardless of where they wound up. This list contains some of the …

Flaming Lips Release Life-Sized Chocolate Skull With Early Recordings, Wayne Coyne Plans In-Store Tour

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips will travel to a bunch of record stores in the Midwest this weekend, greeting fans and selling special repressings of some of the band's earliest recordings.<p>The 1984 debut <i>Flaming Lips</i> EP will come on signed 12" green vinyl, accompanied by a chocolate skull. According …

Oneohtrix Point Never: "Boring Angel"

Daniel Lopatin, aka Oneohtrix Point Never, has shared a video for the opening track from his great LP <i>R Plus Seven</i>. The clip for "Boring Angel" comes via John Michael Boling, who accompanies the track with an ever-changing set of emojis.<p>Read Mike Powell's recent feature on Lopatin here. Below the …

The Top 50 Albums of 2013

Presenting our Top 50 Albums of 2013. At the end of the list you'll find our individual contributors' personal top 10 albums and tracks. Don't forget to check out the My Year in Music feature in The Pitch, where our writers and editors run down their personal highs and lows of 2013.<p>At a time in pop …

Metronomy: "I'm Aquarius"

Metronomy will follow up 2011's <i>The English Riviera</i> with a new album called <i>Love Letters</i>, out on March 10 through Because Music. They've shared a new video for album cut "I'm Aquarius", which will probably trigger a very familiar set of sensory cues for anyone who's seen the movie <i>Gravity</i> recently. …

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Download Clams Casino's Third and "Final" Instrumentals Mixtape

<i>Photo by Loren Wohl</i><p>New Jersey beats producer Clams Casino has released a new mixtape via Twitter. Download it here. He noted that it's his third and final instrumentals tape. The first two were released in 2011 and 2012. As FACT notes, it features some of his instrumentals for A$AP Rocky, Mac …