SEALS & CROFT: "Summer Breeze."
NEW RELEASES: Paste will point you to Panda Bear & Sonic Boom, Daner Mouse & Black Thought, Sylvan Esso, and more.
TANK & THE BANGAS play World Cafe.
BUDDY GUY & JASON ISBELL play "Gunsmoke Blues."
WILCO shares an archival take of "Ashes Of American Flags."
MICHELLE BRANCH was arrested for domestic assault after slapping husband Patrick Carney, who she is planning to split from after three years of marriage.
THE SADIES talk healing after losing guitarist Dallas Good.
BILL PITTMAN, who was part of the legendary Wrecking Crew of session musicians, died on Thursday at his home in La Quinta, California. He was 102 and played on some of the most well-known songs of all time. Here's the NYT obit.
THE NUMBER ONES ooks at the late Aaliyah's sole chart-topping hit, "Try Again."
WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Bullet Train repeats atop the chart with a soft 13.4MM on a 55 percent drop. DC League of Super-Pets places with 7.2MM on a 35 percent drop. Top Gun: Maverick shows with 7.2MM on a 2 percent gain as it looks to reach 700MM domestic based in no small part on the lack of competition. This was the lowest grossing weekend to date this summer,though still 3 percent better overall than one year ago. Below the fold, Bodies Bodies Bodies, a horror flick with a helping of social satire that's dividing audiences and critics, earned 3.25MM as it expanded wider.
ANNE HECHE died a week after she was critically injured in a car crash. She was 53.
SALMAN RUSHDIE was taken off a ventilator and able to talk Saturday, a day after he was stabbed as he prepared to give a lecture in upstate New York. He suffered a damaged liver and severed nerves in an arm and was likely to lose an injured eye.
ALEC BALDWIN likely pulled the trigger on the gun that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, according to the FBI.
BRITNEY SPEARS' ex-husband, Jason Alexander, has accepted a plea deal in his felony stalking case after he infamously crashed the singer’s wedding back in June.
MARTHA STEWART is squashing a rather silly rumor that she and Pete Davidson may have sparked up a romance following his split from Kim Kardashian.
TOM HOLLAND will be taking a break from social media to help with his mental health.
AUBREY PLAZA: The Low-Key Movie Star for Our Times.
A DOGGO plays fetch with himself.
WHAT'S in the baaahhhx?
FREYA THE WALRUS was killed by Norwegian authorities because tourists are dumb.