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Posted at 9:45 AM ET, 02/ 7/2011

Wale signs with Maybach Music Group; R.I.P. guitarist Gary Moore; LCD Soundsystem announces farewell show

By David Malitz

waleWale is now aligned with Rick Ross. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP)

- In one of the worst-kept secrets of the last few months, Wale is now a part of the Rick Ross-led Maybach Music Group. According to his Twitter, Wale's management contract with Jay-Z's Roc Nation group remains in tact. No word on when we can expect the follow-up to last year's "Attention Deficit."

- Guitarist Gary Moore, best known for his stints with Irish hard rockers Thin Lizzy died over the weekend at the age of 58. Moore toured with the band off-and-on in the '70s and played on their 1979 album "Black Rose: A Rock Legend." He also released 20 solo albums.

- LCD Soundsystem is sticking to its promise and calling it quits. The last chance to catch one of the world's best bands is April 2 at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Clicky shuffle: Your random song for Monday morning:

- John Cale, "Paris 1919"

By David Malitz  | February 7, 2011; 9:45 AM ET
Categories:  Morning click  | Tags:  Gary Moore, LCD Soundsystem, Rick Ross, Thin Lizzy, Wale  
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