SHE & HIM play "Don't Look Back" for Ferguson. Zooey looking more relaxed on TV than at the start of the tour.
BEST COAST: All Things Considered has a feature and a free download of "Boyfriend." The duo also discuss a few of their favorite things for Pitchfork's Guest List.
REAL ESTATE does three free songs for Daytrotter.
HOT HOT HEAT does a session at Morning Becomes Eclectic.
JENS LEKMAN a new single titled, "The End Of The World Is Bigger Than Love."
ROSEBUDS drop two new tracks, including a cover of the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive." Yes, really.
BLACK MOUNTAIN drops "The Hair Song" to stream and download.
THE BLACK KEYS play "Next Girl," also for Ferguson.
NEW PR0NOGRAPHERS: Carl Newman talks to Boise Weekly about the dichotomy between message and music, the Neko Case incident, and more...
NEIL YOUNG: The Guardian claims that Archives Vol. 2 will be four previously unreleased vinyl albums. Daniel Lanois talks about the multi-media premiere of tracks from Young's next LP. Ben Keith, the respected Nashville multi-instrumentalist whose distinctive and evocatively lonely steel-guitar adornments provided an inescapably haunting accompaniment to many of Neil Young's biggest hits, died this week at age 73 at Young's ranch.
THE XX: The Telegraph offers an introduction for those who have missed what the fuss was about.
THE CARS hint at a reunion on Facebook. Ben Orr was unavailable for comment.
BELINDA CARLISLE talks to Spinner about her 30-year drug addiction, retirement and more...
LINDSAY LOHAN is now thinking - and worrying - about what comes next: her mandatory three months in rehab. In the clearest sign yet that Lohan will get out of jail this week, several top stylists as well as hair and makeup people have been put on call from midnight on Thursday through the entire weekend.
MAD MEL UPDATE: Gibson made up to 30 "terrorizing" phone calls to Oksana Grigorieva on the same night she walked out on their volatile three-year relationship, with the usual audio from RadarOnline.
BRADGELINA have reportedly bought a 40-million-dollar luxury home in the picturesque hills of Valpolicella, Italy, according to Sky Italy magazine. Meanwhile Star magazine bought some family-unfriendly pics of Jolie from 1999.
ORLANDO BLOOM & MIRANDA KERR are expecting a child.
TIGER WOODS: First mistress Rachel Uchitel ran away from the set of Celebrity Rehab.
SCOTT PILGRIM vs THE WORLD's cast goes pantsless for GQ.
IRAN: Domination of a fairly sophisticated, energy-rich economy has been handed to a secretive military organization that started out as a religious militia. The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is now believed to control a third of the Iranian economy.
AFGHANISTAN: Hundreds of Afghan civilians who worked as informants for the US military have been put at risk by WikiLeaks' publication of more than 90000 classified intelligence reports which name and in many cases locate the individuals. Noah Shachtman explains that the leaked reports may be less than fully accurate. Meanwhile, The Taliban's supreme leader, Mullah Omar, has ordered his forces to kill or capture any civilians, including Afghan women, who cooperate with Coalition forces.
BULLDOG & TORTOISE, eating Cheerios together... Mass hysteria!
SNAKE in a PT CRUISER: A Covina family found themselves in an unusual predicament Sunday when a large boa constrictor wedged itself in the engine compartment of their car while they were shopping.
THE SWARM: A beekeeper was stung about 50 times when a swarm of approximately 1000 bees attacked her in the driveway of her Pittsfield Township home. Firefighters used 750 gallons of water to disperse the colony of bees after the woman called for help.
PETS WITH BENEFITS: Pinellas County Commissioners have heard from people who want to roll back laws that prohibit people from keeping chickens in non-agricultural settings.