THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND STARTS HERE:
...with CHEAP TRICK, live at ChicagoFest '81! Can you honestly tell me you forgot? Forgot the magnetism of Robin Zander, or the charisma of Rick Nielsen? Your set list includes: "Stop This Game," Hello There," "I Want You to Want Me," "On Top of the World," "Reach Out," "Baby Loves to Rock," "Gonna Raise Hell," "Dream Police," "Ain't That a Shame," "Surrender," "Just Got Back," "Day Tripper" and "Goodnight." You can access the individual songs from the link, or let the whole thing roll.
PAUL SIMON advance streams In The Blue Light.
ST PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES advance streams Young Sick Camellia.
SPIRITUALIZED advance streams And Nothig Hurt.
SWAMP DOGG advance streams Love, Loss, And Auto-Tune.
ESTELLE advance streams Lovers Rock.
TUNE-YARDS covers Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)."
FIRST CLASS: "Beach Baby" may fall into that category of summer song Oliver Wang once described "tinged with fragility and marked by melancholy." It's even more true of the long version, with those French Horns and choral vocals in the c-section.
GRAM PARSONS' Cosmic American Trip.
DAVID BYRNE Digs For Wonder.
100 CULT ALBUMS to hear before you die, chosen by NME and a raft of musicians.
BARRY MANILOW's greatest songs, ranked by The Guardian.
THE NUMBER ONES looks at Staff Sgt. Barry Sadler's "The Ballad Of The Green Berets."
NOW SHOWING: This weekend's wide releases include Kin, which is currently scoring 32 percent on the ol' Tomatometer; Operation Finale, which opened Wednesday scoring 63 percent; and Destination Wedding scoring 39 percent. Searching expands wide at 92 percent.
WOODY ALLEN's latest film has been shelved by Amazon.
A HACKER who was heavily involved in a scheme that led to intimate photos of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence being leaked to the public has been jailed for eight months.
NEIL YOUNG & DARYL HANNAH: Inside the wedding.
FIRST MAN, starring Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, has a new trailer online.
THE FRONT RUNNER, starring Hugh Jackman as Gary Hart, has a trailer online.
BRAD PITT's post-Katrina homes are flling apart, allegedly.
EMMY ROSSUM is leaving Showtime's Shameless.
BOB COSTAS and NBC are set to move on from each other.
MARIE SEVERIN, a comic book artist and colorist best known for her work on Marvel titles including The Incredible Hulk, Kull the Conqueror and the humor title Not Brand Ecch, has died. She was 89.
THE DOG did not want her off the swing; he wanted on the swing.
A REGIONAL COUNCIL IN NEW ZEALAND has proposed banning all domestic cats in an attempt to protect native animals.
RARE GATORS & LIZARDS were stolen in a Wilkes-Barre pet store heist.
A MAN proposed to his girlfriend by writing on the side of her favorite cow.