5 Bits of Music News You Missed While Eating Stuffing, Losing Consciousness

11/26/2012 12:44 PM |

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A marathon stretch of turkey eating, grueling travel days, and enjoying the gentle fellowship of family and friends (or at least granting half-tipsy truces to longstanding inter-family grudges) likely limited your time surfing the Internet for pertinent music news this weekend. We understand. Things of note did not stop occurring, however.

While you were away, the U.S. deployed a secret, t-shirted weapon in Middle East diplomacy. 90s alt-legends slipped into that good night while 00s alt-heroes prepped a return. R. Kelly’s life’s work continued, as wigs were worn, secrets revealed, heads shaken. Fuzzy Italo-disco continued to exist. Details follow…