JONATHAN DEMME, the Oscar-winning filmmaker who directed films including Melvin and Howard, Something Wild, The Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, not to mention rockumentaries like Stop Making Sense, Neil Young: Heart of Gold, and Storefront Hitchcock, died on Wednesday at his home in Manhattan. He was 73. The tributes poured infrom the worlds of film and music, including collaborator David Byrne. BONUS: Five music videos Demme directed.
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AIMEE MANN stoped by World Cafe for a chat and mini-set.
CHASTITY BROWN stopped by The Current for a chat and mini-set.
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CHUCK BERRY: Hear "Wonderful Woman."
ME FIRST & THE GIMME GIMMES cover Barry Manilow and Madonna for Paste.
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD: "The Look of Love."
BRIAN WILSON talks about recording and retiring Pet Sounds.
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THE CURE: Classics, revisited at SPIN.
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M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN announced his next picture (SPOILER alert).
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KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD shared a clip online.
CAITLYN JENNER thinks O.J. did it.
CHRIS PRATT discusses the DC Cinematic Universe.
JEFF GOLDBLUM was running a food truck in Sydney.
LIONS: Don't tease them. The More You Know. Swoosh.
SNOT OTTERS walk proud at the Bronx Zoo.
SPANISH CANNIBAL SLUGS invade Britain, breed superslugs.
THE HERCULES BEETLE: A bit like Alien.