those Marathon runners love to litter; the street was filled with Spongebob sponges and paper cups.
Jeff Tweedy on side projects
In 2006, a new album from Rilo Kiley guy side project The Elected
The shadow of Andy Kaufman looms
The Boondocks tv show starts tonight.
Fluxblog says that Toshi Fiery Furnace has a new band: Kapow. fb has a song; there's another one on the Kapow site.
Mcsweeneys has started a dvd magazine thing.
Stephin Merrit news:
Nonesuch Records will release "Showtunes," a selection of original theater music
by Stephin Merritt composed for director Chen Shi-Zheng's "The Orphan of Zhao"
(2003), "Peach Blossom Fan" (2004), and "My Life as a Fairy Tale" (2005). The
projected release date is mid-February, 2006.
(from the House of Tomorrow newsletter)
Sounds like there are some interesting extras in the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory dvd.
there is going to be a Bee Season movie coming out next week. They changed a bunch of things (inventing a reason for Kate Bosworth to be in the movie, moving the setting) and casted Richard Gere and Juliette Binoche as the parents. Maybe people will like it; I'm not sure.