Archive for March 3rd, 2011

R.E.M. Recruits James Franco, Others to Make Videos for ‘Collapse Into Now’

March 3rd, 2011
REM's Michael Stipe has recruited a group of filmmakers including James Franco Jackass cinematographer Lance Bangs and Oscar-nominated documentarian Albert Maysles to create music videos for every song on his band's new album Collapse Into Now Stipe told the NME that the project is intended to take advantage of modern...

‘American Idol’ Recap: Girls, Girls, Girls

March 3rd, 2011
Last night in the whirl of graphics that starts out every dream parade a virtual cone unpeeled to reveal a virtual American Idol – an androgynous figure neither male nor female perfect and singing In real life though the talk was all about the "ladies" vs the men J Lo...

My Morning Jacket Find Killer New Groove on ‘Circuital’

March 3rd, 2011
As My Morning Jacket prepared to record "Holdin' on to Black Metal" the wildest track on their new album Circuital (out this spring) frontman Jim James set the scene for his bandmates "'I want it to sound like we're Cuban or Cambodian kids and we're wearing berets and we're walking...