TENACIOUS D drops a seven-minute, NSFW clip for "Roadie," with an appearance from Danny McBride.
KEANE visited Morning Becomes Eclectic for a session.
POLICA stopped by World Cafe for a chat and mini-set.
FATHER JOHN MISTY stops by KEXP for a raucous, playful and above all fantastic live set.
LEE RENALDO and his band join WNYC in studio to play some songs off his new solo album.
THE WALKMEN drop "The House You Made," the B-side of the first single from the forthcoming Heaven LP. Because who cares about what's on the flip side? I do.
NICK LOWE (as part of Rockpile) plays "So It Goes," circa 1978.
THE HIVES do a two-part interview with Drowned in Sound.
DONALD "DUCK" DUNN: A personal rememberance via All Things Considered.
THE 70 BEST ALBUMS of the 1970s, according to Paste.
THE 100 BEST TRACKS of the 1990s, according to NME.
JOHN TRAVOLTA's lawyer says the actor has been completely vindicated after Accuser No. 1 dismissed his sexual assault lawsuit.
TOM CRUISE returns to the publicity circuit to support Rock of Ages, with interviews at W Magazine and Playboy. Look Ma... no couch!
MICHAEL FASSBENDER talks to GQ about Prometheus and his rapid rise in Tinseltown.
HOWARD STERN's judging debut on America's Got Talent included penis jokes. Shocka.
JENNIFER LOVE HEWITT gets vajazzled for special occasions. Howard Stern unavailable for comment.
ALAN RICKMAN has signed on to play Hilly Kristal, the legendary owner and founder of CBGB, in Randall Miller and Jody Savin's project revolving the seminal New York rock club.
LADY GAGA was banned in Indonesia following Islamist protests.
SYRIA: The opposition claimed a military victory in the city of Rastan. Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said the UN-sponsored peace plan was failing.
IRAN: A senior UN nuclear agency official urged Iran to allow access to a suspected nuclear weapons site. A drawing created by a purported witness depicts a nuclear weapons testing chamber. Recent satellite photos show an effort to clean up the site.
AFGHANISTAN: Isaf will support Afghan security forces in combat operations beyond 2014 if necessary, Isaf spokesman, Gen. Carsten Jacobson said.
AN AFRICAN GREY PARROT imitates R2-D2. But can it speak the language of binary load-lifers?
RATTLESNAKE in a Wal-Mart striving for an authentic garden section.
SEVEN RIDICULOUSLY EXPENSIVE Cat and Dog Breeds.
SHAVED ALPACAS: A great name for a band, particularly one sporting mullets.