Lookout! Records, the Bay Area label that helped Green Day, Operation Ivy, The Donnas and Screeching Weasel get their starts. closes for good. Punk rockers old and new weep softly in rememberance. [via Lookout! Records]

Ashkon releases a get-pumped anthem for all the 49ers fans out there called "Niners in Paris," a funny riff on Kanye and Hova's "N***** in Paris." Oh, and you can download it for free to crank at your own Niners party this Sunday. [via Ashkon's Facebook]

tUnE-yArDs continues to blow away the competition by topping The Village Voice's Pazz & Jop critics' poll. They named her w h o k i l l album the best one of all of 2011. [via SF Weekly]

Monster Treasure unveils a glorious new track called "Hy in the Sky," which we hope they whip out at their Serra Bowl show with Terry Malts on Jan. 27. [via Positive Destruction]

NOFX's. Fat Mike gets interviewed a few days before his band's two sold-out shows at the Fillmore this weekend, and basically ends up talking about how much he loves doing drugs. [via SF Weekly]