Live Links: MGMT Drummer Makes Early Exit After Being Hit

Here are today’s live music headlines:

:: MGMT drummer makes early exit during a Manchester show after being hit by an object coming from the crowd (oh, those “Kids”!). [Spinner]

:: Andrew WK, Die Antwoord, The Black Keys, M.I.A., LCD Soundsystem, and more to play Australia’s Big Day Out 2011. [Mess+Noise]

:: Regina Spektor to perform benefit tribute gig in NYC today for former cello player. [NME]

:: Pavement, LCD Soundsystem, Sleigh Bells, Matt and Kim rock Virgin Mobile FreeFest this weekend. [Spin]

:: Vampire Weekend makes their Hollywood Bowl debut, taking Beach House along with them. [Stereogum]