MAVIS STAPLES & WIN BUTLER cover The Band's "The Weight" at Outside Lands 2011.
NEW RELEASES from Jeff Bridges, Mister Heavenly, Yellow Ostrich, Dead Man Winter and more are streaming this week via Spinner.
TEEN DAZE did the four free songs thing for Daytrotter.
THIEVES & VILLAINS did the four free songs thing for Daytrotter.
THE LUYAS did the four free songs thing at Daytrotter.
VAN HUNT drops the title track to "What You Were Hoping For?"
DEER TICK covers The Replacements' "Waitress in the Sky."
THE CARS played "Keep On Knocking" and "My Best Friend's Girl" for Colbert, replayed here for Twofer Tuesday.
PITCHFORK AT 15: Kinda like James at 15, but with music essays, like this Bjork interview. Happy anniversary to them.
STEPHEN MALKUS talks to DIY and Cowbell about the new album, moving to Berlin, the latest melanoma treatment...
GLEN CAMPBELL, facing Alzheimer's, talks music and memories with the Telegraph.
AC/DC are lending their name to a new line of wine.
JESSICA ALBA and husband Cash Warren have added another little girl their brood: baby Haven Garner Warren.
CHARLIE SHEEN got pelted at the Gathering of the Juggalos over the weekend.
SEX & THE CITY could return to TV screens after producers met in Hollywood last week to discuss the new show.
PATTI SMITH will collaborate with Oscar-winning screenwriter John Logan to adapt Just Kids, the bestselling memoir Smith wrote about her close relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.
BILLY CRYSTAL: "Itchy" to host the Oscars again.
THE DUDE Abides.
FOOTLOOSE: The remake has a trailer online.
A VERY HAROLD & KUMAR CHRISTMAS also has a trailer online.
EGYPT: The Muslim Brotherhood warned the ruling government not to interfere with the writing of a new constitution.
PAKISTAN: Public prosecutors in high-profile terror cases work in fear, without adequate administrative support, and wistfully look at the defense lawyers facing them who are making millions and becoming media savvy.
THE SQUIRREL THREAT: Now they're planking.
A MALTESE DOG that disappeared more than a year ago after a fatal car crash in New Mexico has been returned to surviving family members in Michigan.
BAM the ORANGUTAN is on a mission to make sure children in Thailand wear their helmet whilst cycling.
COW! Robert Gould's Citroen C5 was written off after a cow leaped three feet over a fence and crashed into the bonnet, breaking a wheel. Life imitates Twister.