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It's just the kind of day to leave myself behind.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Tuesday, June 02, 2020 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


JON PRATT: Pate's fronman shares "Love's Radio."

NEW RELEASES: Pitchfork points to Deerhoof, Christian Lee Hutson, Jaime Wyatt and more.

BILL'S INDIE BASEMENT points to Donny Benet, Junkshop Britpop, C86 and more.

THE HOODOO GURUS, Live at the Chevron Hotel, 1984.


THE NATIONAL's Aaron Dessner issues a statement after being mistaken for an “ANTIFA organizer paying people to riot."

OK GO's Damian Kulash talks about contracting COVID-19.

THE THE's Matt Johnson had emergency surgery after suffering an acute throat infection.

THE NUMBER ONES ooks at Vangelis' opening-titles theme for his Oscar-winning 'Chariots Of Fire' score, an unlikely slow-climb smash.


THE BATMAN is among the movies going back into production.

A WOLFMAN reboot looks to be in the works with Ryan Gosling set to potentially take on the lead role.

JOHN WICK 4 could have a fair amount planned for John Wick 3.

A ROCKY DOCUMENTARY narrated by Sylvester Stallone is set to arrive next month.

KYLIE JENNER: Not really a billionaire after all.

WOODY ALLEN comes out fighting.

TENET's stars may not be entirely sure what it's about.

ELDERLY ARTISTS & ACTORS on What They've Learned So Far. I'll take you straight to Shatner.


A GIANT KANGAROO stalks an Aussie suburb.

A MOOSE returns to nature after taking a dip in an Ottowa swimming pool


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Well.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Monday, June 01, 2020 - 03:13 PM
Posted by: Karl


OUR SERVER was offline over the weekend, and there were looters next door to me, so no Monday Things, I'm afraid.

With any luck, tomorrow!

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Power Pop, and Friday Things.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Friday, May 29, 2020 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


...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."

RADIOHEAD, Live at the Astoria, May 1994. Kinda legendary among fans.

CHICANO BATMAN visit World Cafe.

HAR MAR SUPERSTAR plays at Sounds Like Home.

NEIL YOUNG's Homegrown is finally coming out, but a number of songs already made it into Neil's setlists over the tears.

SHIRLEY COLLINS shares "Wondrous Love."

GLENN TILBROOK of Squeeze covers Sly and the Family Stone's "Everyday People."


NICOLE ATKINS explores the Jersey Shore by way of Muscle Shoals.

GANG OF FOUR shares "Forever Starts Now," while Andy Gill's widow suggests he dies from COVID-19.

THE BOOMTOWN RATS probably could have promoted themselves better.

ROXY MUSIC: How the Bryan/Brian schism worked.

BRAM TCHAIKOVSKY: "Girl Of My Dreams" and "Lady From the USA", live. Because it's Power Pop Friday, of course.


MARTIN SCORSESE's Quarantine Diary Film.

QUENTIN TARANTINO picks the top film of the 2010s.

ELMO debuts a late-night talk show on HBO Max.

JOHN WICK originally had a different title, but Keanu Reeves kept messing it up.

HENRY CAVILL probably isn't done with Superman.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is headed to the big screen again.

FRIENDS' parties, ranked at The Ringer.


BEWARE Of The Dog.

FUZZY GREEN "GLACIER MICE" baffle scientists.

22 GIANT TEDDY BEARS ride a roller-coaster in the Netherlands.

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And I was Thursday's child (oh oh)   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 08:00 AM
Posted by: Karl


FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE play "It Must Be Summer" unpluggedy.

WIRE plays a Tiny Desk Concert.

CAR SEAT HEADREST's Will Toledo played some catalog and some covers on Twitch.

THE LEMON TWIGS share "Moon."

JAPANDROIDS share "Heart Sweats" from their upcoming live LP.

BRIGHT EYES shares “One and Done."


WEYES BLOOD shares a new video for "Wild Time."

PHOEBE BRIDGERS: The Making of Punisher.


LED ZEPPELIN will be streaming their 2012 concert film Celebration Day for free this weekend.

THE NUMBER ONES looks at the J. Geils Band's horny, rowdy party-rock singalong "Centerfold."


DISNEY WORLD has tentatively set its reopening dates, pending government approval, and announced a series of initiatives in the park to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus.

CHRISTOPHER NOLAN explains why he crashed a real 747 for Tenet.

TOM CRUISE will be working with director Doug Liman (“Edge of Tomorrow” and “American Made”) in outer space.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: The Snyder Cut is more expensive than you think.

INDIANA JONES 5: What we know so far.

LABYRINTH: The sequel will be directed by Scott Derrickson (Doctor Strange).

LARRY KRAMER, the noted writer whose raucous, antagonistic campaign for an all-out response to the AIDS crisis helped shift national health policy in the 1980s and ’90s, died on Wednesday morning in Manhattan. He was 84.


A CROW helps a hedgehog cross the street safely by giving it encouraging prods with its beak.

A GIANT KOOKABURRA: And what did you do on lockdown?

THE DOG understands offensive line play.

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I can hear the soft breathing of Wednesday.   Printer-friendly page   Send this story to someone
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:51 AM
Posted by: Karl


DAVID BOWIE: "Modern Love." from the Summer of 1983.

ALL SONGS CONSIDERED busts out an all-covers edition.

ALL SONGS CONSIDERED, focusing on the new, features Muzz, Liza Anne, Katie Von Schleicher and more.

WHITNEY & WAXAHATCHEE cover John Denver's classic "Take Me Home, Country Roads."

TANYA DONNELLY covers Yazoo's "Only You."


NEIL FINN covers the Beach Boys'  "God Only Knows" on solo piano.

PERFUME GENIUS has an affinity for rats.

JASON MOLINA's Eight Gates will get a posthumous release.

MANDY MOORE shares what it was like working with her husband, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, on her new album, and how he helped her return to songwriting.

THE NUMBER ONES looks at Olivia Newton-John's aerobic dance-pop blockbuster "Physical."


CINEPHOBIA: What will make Americans feel comfortable going out to the movies again?

STEVE BUSCEMI: In a rare interview, Hollywood's most beloved misfit opens up about anxiety, loss, and the hard work of getting through it all. (And reveals how to pronounce "Buscemi.")

MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY delivered 110K masks to rural Texas hospitals just before the Memorial Day weekend.

CHRIS EVANS reflects on the panic attacks that almost led him to abandon acting.

J.K. ROWLING has announced plans to serialize her new book, The Ickabog, for free on the internet through July.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: HBO Max Content Chief Kevin Reilly opens up about the decision to release the Snyder Cut. But maybe you should just watch Justice League Dark: Apokolips War.

RUN SWEETHEART RUN, a Blumhouse title scheduled for theatrical release on May 8, was just picked up by Amazon.

RICHARD HERD, best known for portraying Mr. Wilhelm on "Seinfeld," died on Tuesday at his Los Angeles home of complications from cancer. He was 87.


MORNING PIGLETS, having some popcorn.

A LOYAL DOG waits at Wuhan hospital for 3 months after his owner's coronavirus death.

HITLER's Rumored Pet Alligator Dies at 84.

A 12-YEAR OLD, cautiously, calmly walking down the hill with a gigantic bear stalking him...  More here.

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