THE WEEKEND STARTS HERE:
with MUSIC TELEVISION! The cable phenom debuted on tomorrow's date in 1981. The first four hours included The Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star," while the rest of the first day included Pat Benatar's cover of "You Better Run," Rod Stewart's "She Won't Dance With Me," The Who's "You Better You Bet," PH.D's ""Little Susie's On The Up," Cliff Richard's "We Don't Talk Anymore," The Pretenders' "Brass In Pocket", Todd Rundgren's "Time Heals", REO Speedwagon's "Take It On The Run," Styx's "Rockin' The Paradise", and many more.
PERFUME GENIUS visits World Cafe.
THE BETHS play KEXP from home.
DIZZY visits Soundcheck from Canada.
LAURA VEIRS shares a video for "Burn Too Bright," dedicated to the late Richard Swift.
MATT BERNINGER & PHOEBE BRIDGERS discuss what goes into their lyrics, what doesn't, and why everything means everything all the time.
LIZ PHAIR & ALANIS MORISSETTE talk songwriting during an apocalypse and rock-star self-care.
THE KILLERS say they're investigating a sexual misconduct claim involving members of their 2009 touring crew.
AVI BUFFALO has been accused of rape by a former bandmate. Citing the allegations, Sub Pop has pulled Avi Buffalo's music.
IAN SVENONIUS posted a confession of his own "inappropriate" behavior on Instagram. Merge Records has decided to cut ties with him.
TAYLOR SWIFT FANS doxxed a Pitchfork reviewer for giving Folklore an 8... and the reviewer doesn't even make the score.
KIM KARDASHIAN & KANYE WEST reportedly are living separate lives as their future hangs in the balance.
AMBER HEARD's MOM confided that Elon Musk bugged the Tesla he gifted the actress, admitted she preferred ‘angel’ Johnny Depp to the ‘controlling’ billionaire and wished the couple would reconcile.
THE EMMYS are going virtual.
ELLEN DeGENERES addressed alleged workplace misconduct in a letter to her crew.
MATTHEW McCONNAUGHEY is releasing a memoir.
BRYAN CRANSTON revealed that he has recovered after testing positive for the novel coronavirus.
A TV WASTELAND IS COMING: Prepare Your Rewatches Accordingly.
M NIGHT SHYAMALAN talks Signs, which debuted on Aug 2, 2002.
RYAN REYNOLDS reunited a woman with a very special stolen teddy bear.
ONE DAY, a hole will open up in the sky and we'll all look up and this will happen.
HE'S BEHIND ME, isn't he?
THIS DOGGO has moves.
THE SHARK that killed a former New York City fashion executive off the coast of Maine was a great white - and it's still out there, officials said Tuesday.