THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE...
... with THE MINUTEMEN! San Pedro, California's greatest musical export took apart rock, jazz and funk and put the pieces back together in a jagged collage. They are caught here in an acoustic session for a cable-access show from Hollywood, circa 1985. Your setlist includes "The Meter Man," "Corona," "Themselves," "The Red And The Black" (Blue Öyster Cult), "Badges, "I Felt Like Gringo," "Time" (Richard Hell), "Green River" (Creedence Clearwater Revival), "Lost" (Meat Puppets), "Ack Ack Ack," "Ain't Talkin' Bout Love" "History Lesson Part II," "Tour Spiel" and "Little Man With A Gun In His Hand."
JEFF BUCKLEY's You And I is posthumously streaming at NPR.
MIND SPIDERS advance stream Prosthesis
LUCIUS advance streams Good Grief.
JASON ISBELL stopped by The Current for a chat and mini-set.
THE DANDY WARHOLS drop “STYGGO" ahead of Distortland.
TROGGS: "With a Girl Like You," live.
PRIX: Big Star fans will want to read this Aquarium Drunkard interview with Jon Tive, who recorded a soon-to-be-reissued record with Alex Chilton, Chris Bell, and Jim Dickinson.
ROB CROW (Pinback) talks to PopMatters about ditching destructive things and returning to music.
FIELD MUSIC is profiled by Drowned In Sound.
THE 40 GREATEST EMO ALBUMS, according to Rolling Stone.
NOW SHOWING: This weekend's wide releases are Zootopia, currently scoring 100 percent on the ol' Tomatometer; London Has Fallen, which is scoring 22 percent; and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, scoring 60 percent.
KALEY CUOCO discusses her views on love, marriage, and independence with Cosmo.
CAITLYN JENNER hopes to become “trans ambassador” for Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz.
AMANDA SEYFRIED has started dating her Last Word co-star, Thomas Sadoski.
BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN's autopsy will be made public.
MORGAN FREEMAN is skeptical of Batman v Superman.
SYRIA: The US set up a hotline for Syrians to report cease-fire violations, but employed operators not fluent in Arabic.
LION and TIGER and BEAR... Oh My!
RARE DRAGONS may be born in Slovenia.
DUCK THROWING FESTIVAL Banned In Spain.
A THIRSTY KOALA approached a cyclist for water.