BLUE SWEDE: "Hooked on a Feeling," introduced by the late Don Kirshner. Ooga-Chucka.
NEW RELEASES: Paste will point you to Bodega, BOYO, Jenny Hval, Young Guv, and more.
BILL'S INDIE BASEMENT has The Boo Radleys, Widowspeak, Junk Drawer, and more.
KEITH RICHARDS reunited with the X-Pensive Winos for a three-song, 16-minute set.
THOM YORKE shares "5.17."
BRYAN ADAMS revisits some career-spanning moments, such as 1985’s “Reggae Christmas” with Pee Wee Herman (IYKYK) and singing backup next to Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler on Mötley Crüe’s “Sticky Sweet."
PETE DOHERTY & FREDERIC LO, on how French serenity and being drug-free shaped their new album.
THE NUMBER ONES looks at "On Bended Knee," the tender and romantic Boyz II Men ballad that knocked a different tender and romantic Boyz II Men ballad out of the top spot.
WILLIAM HURT, an acclaimed actor best known for his Oscar-winning performance in 1985’s “Kiss of the Spider Woman” and his work in “The Big Chill,” “Broadcast News,” “Children of a Lesser God” “A History of Violence,” and “Body Heat,” died Sunday of natural causes. He was 71 years old.
WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: The Batman repeats atop the chart with 66MM on 51 percent drop (which may reflect the post-pandemic lack of competition). Uncharted places with 9.25MM on a 17 percent drop. BTS Permission to Dance showed with a 6.8MM haul on Saturday alone. Sorta makes me wonder whether Pixar blew it by putting Turning Red on D+.
THE BAFTAs went to these folks. Congrats!
THE DGA AWARDS went to these folks. Congrats!
JUSSIE SMOLLETT has been placed in the psych ward at the Cook County Jail.
QUEEN ELIZABETH II is unlikely to meet Prince Harry's daughter.
HAILEY BIEBER suffered stroke-like symptoms due to a small blood clot in her brain.
DEADPOOL 3: Shawn Levy (Free Guy) has been targeted to direct.
THE BOYS: Season 3 has a teaser trailer online.
A24: What Is Good Taste Worth? About .5 Billion, Apparently.
GROSSE POINT BLANK: Ben Dreyfuss has a very serious question for the screenwriter.
SLIDING into your week like...
A DOGGO, enjoying the best of both worlds.
DONKEYS, enjoying some dirt.
THE CLONED CAT was entirely different.
ESCAPED CAMEL kills two.