Archive for March 9th, 2010

Wayne Coyne Wants to Cast Justin Timberlake in Flaming Lips Movie

March 9th, 2010
It took seven long years for the Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne to make his oddball sci-fi flick Christmas on Mars, but the frontman tells Billboard he’s already behind the camera working on his next film. While the new movie is decidedly more down-to-earth than Christmas on Mars — instead of building UFO sets for each scene, the majority of this film will be shot at a nearby slaughterhouse — Coyne does have one astronomical ...

Beastie Boys Delay “Hot Sauce” As Adam Yauch Continues Recovery

March 9th, 2010
Photo: Von Holden/Getty After spending the second half of 2009 recovering from salivary gland cancer, the Beastie Boys’ Adam “MCA” Yauch made an appearance at the Independent Spirit Awards last week to represent The Messenger, a film distributed by his Oscilloscope Laboratories. The MC told EW’s Music Mix he’s feeling significantly better and “getting my energy back” after the medical treatments, but Beastie fans might have to wait a bit longer for the group’s new disc ...

News Ticker: Tom Morello, Band of Horses, David Chase, Lady Gaga

March 9th, 2010
Photo: Lauren/WireImage Tom Morello has confirmed he’s working on the score to Iron Man 2 in a tweet posted over the weekend: “Is that really me in Iron Man? Of course. Iron Man kicks my ass. I’m working on score for Iron Man 2. Rockin. Movie is awesome.” Band of Horses have found a label and nailed down a release date for Infinite Arms: the disc, due May 18th, will arrive via Brown Records/Fat Possum Records/Columbia ...