THE KNACK: "Frustrated."
NEW RELEASES: Paste will point you to Caroline Polachek, Free Range, Girl Scout, and more.
BILL'S INDIIE BASEMENT has Orbital, Cheater Slicks, and more.
MOLINA, TALBOT, LOFGREN & YOUNG: Neil and members of Crazy Horse, reconfigured with “You Will Never Know.”
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN duets with DOLLY PARTON on "Jolene."
THURSTON MORRE shares a "Hypnogram."
ELVIS COSTELLO on Burt Bacharach.
THE KINKS: Dave Davies asks Elon Musk to stop flagging band-related tweets.
THE RAINCOATS' Gina Burch: The Aquarium Drunkard Interview.
THE NUMBER ONES looks at Ludacris and Pharrell's late-capitalist strip-club romp "Money Maker."
WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Ant-Man 3 dominates the chart with an estimated 118MM 4-day haul, though the B CinemaScore has to be a concern going forward. Avatar 2 places with 7.5MM. Puss in Boots 2 shows with 7MM, and this has done well by any measure, while raising the question of why there have been so few family films in theaters since the holidays.
RICHARD BELZER, the comedian and actor best known for playing the acerbic Detective John Munch across a number of NBC crime dramas, including “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” over more than two decades, has died, according to his longtime manager. He was 78.
TOM SIZEMORE is in critical condition after suffering a brain aneurysm.
RICHARD GERE was hospitalized overnight with pneumonia while vacationing with his family near Nuevo Vallarta in Mexico.
R KELLY's motion for a new trial was denied.
JUDD APATOW skewers TOM CRUISE while emceeing the Directors Guild of America Awards.
HELLBOY is getting another reboot.
PINEWOOD STUDIOS, the location where iconic movies from James Bond to Star Wars have been filmed, has been given permission for an £ 800 million expansion.
GEORGE WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY is observed today. Here's an inaccurate and profane tribute to the first US President.
CATS & DOGS, living together...
GOATS, eating tomatoes.
SLEEPY DOG: We've all been there.
FLACO: The Central Park Zoo has stopped active efforts to re-capture him.