THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE:
...with POWER POP! A few of these may be known generally, like Cheap Trick's "Way of the World" and Nick Lowe's "Cruel to Be Kind"... and some well-known to fans of the genre, like Dwight Twilley's "I'm On Fire," Shoes "Too Late," The Records' "Starry Eyes," the Flamin' Groovies' "Shake Some Action" and the Plimsouls' "A Million Miles Away" (seen here in a rare live slot). Others are well-known to longtime Pate fans, like the Three O'Clock's "Her Head's Revolving" or Let's Active's "Waters Part."
KATHLEEN EDWARDS plays a Tiny Desk Concert.
MOSES SUMNEY plays a Tiny Desk Concert.
LANA DEL REY shares three new tracks from Blue Banisters.
REAL ESTATE covers My Bloody Valentine, John Cale, Roger Miller and more for a Lagniappe Session.
SHARON VAN ETTEN & ANGEL OLSEN share “Like I Used To.”
DURAN DURAN returns with "Invisible."
JAPANESE BREAKFAST's video for "Savage Good Boy" stars Michael Imperioli.
BLACK MIDI shares “Chondromalacia Patella.”
JENNY LEWIS was nearly in The Big Lebowski, Clueless, and many more.
THE VIOLENT FEMMES discuss their long career at the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.
KACEY MUSGRAVES talks about her new album influenced by Bill Withers, Daft Punk, Sade, The Eagles, and Weezer.
BRAM TCHAIKOVSKY: "Girl Of My Dreams" and "Lady From the USA", live. Because it's Power Pop Friday, of course.
BENNIFER: Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are in no rush to define their rekindled relationship.
PRINCE HARRY is speaking out against the BBC and Martin Bashir after an official inquiry determined Bashir used "deceitful methods" to secure his controversial interview with Princess Diana in 1995.
ANGELINA JOLIE, covered in bees.
JOHNNY DEPP is trying to prove that his ex-wife Amber Heard has not donated the 7MM won in their divorce settlement like she said she would when the divorce was finalized in 2015.
KNIVES OUT 2 signs Kate Hudson.
HOCUS POCUS 2 is officially happening.
CHRIS ROCK said he thinks cancel culture is “disrespectful” to audiences.
SEINFELD writer Larry Charles claims Kramer would have been a QAnon conspiracy theorist if the show was still being made today.
ZACK SNYDER: "I don't have a rightwing political agenda. People see what they want to see."EDDIE MULLER, host of TCM's Noir Alley, talks to Sonny Bunch about the HFPA, film restoration, and living the dream.
AN OTTER gives petting instruction.
A GREEN SEA TURTLE snuggles into a sea sponge for a nap.
THE BROOD X CICADAS have a fungus that causes them to lose their lower abdomen and genitals. And it pushes their mating into hyperdrive.