JON PRATT: Pate's frontman busts out a vintage tune "Write Me a Letter" on a vintage guitar.
LA LUZ stops by WNYC Soundcheck.
FRANK TURNER stops by World Cafe for a chat and mini-set.
ROSALI covers Cat Power, Gillian Welch, and Karen Dalton for a Lagniappe Session.
THE NATIONAL plays two new songs, “Quiet Light” and “So Far, So Fast," in Zagreb.
CHILDISH GAMBINO shares "Summertime Magic" and "Feels Like Summer."
ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO shares "Sonica USA."
TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS share a video for the previously unreleased track "Keep a Little Soul."
ARCTIC MONKEYS cover Elvis Costello's "Lipstick Vogue" as a get well dedication.
INTERPOL talks to Stereogum about Marauder.
YELLOW SUBMARINE turns 50; did you know it inspired churches?
STEVE ALBINI's Food Diary.
JOHN CLEESE is leaving the UK because he's "so disappointed with this country."
TIM ALLEN collects paintings by Tobin Sprout of Guided by Voices.
SHAZAM! reveals Zachary Levi’s costume in a first official photo.
THE JOKER origin movie -- starring Joaquin Phoenix -- is officially a go at Warner Bros.
DWAYNE "THE ROCK" JOHNSON will not run for president of the United States in two years.
ROBOCOP RETURNS will be directed by Neill Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie).
HOW KYLIE JENNER made a 900MM fortune in less than three years.
WHITNEY HOUSTON's mother Cissy and Dionne Warwick have published a joint statement saying that claims of sexual abuse of Whitney as a child, by her cousin Dee Dee Warwick, are “unfathomable”.
KEVIN FEIGE talks things Marvel and Disney.
DISNEY and UNIVERSAL have generated a whopping 61 percent of domestic revenue this summer — Sony Pictures and Paramount are at a mere 2.2 and 4.2 percent.
A STRAY PIT BULL becomes a nanny.
ZSA ZSA, the ‘World’s Ugliest Dog,’ Dies at 9.
PUPPIES AND PARADISE: A winning travel combo.
THE LOST DOGS OF THE AMERICAS: Exhaustive DNA studies find that the dogs of European colonists completely replaced ancient American dogs.