Brighten the Corners

Videos of the day – week of 9/9

9/9 – at 9pm tonight, a new Arcade Fire song was unveiled…check out “Reflektor” (one of those heads sure looks – and sounds! – like Bowie…!?)

9/10 – get ready to whistle along with the new Swedish trio NoNoNo…

9/11 – Kim Deal (ex- of The Pixies) has been releasing 7-inch (and digital) singles lately, as well as getting back together with the Last Splash-era lineup of The Breeders.  Here’s one of her new solo tracks…

and a bonus one in consideration of today’s date…the trailer for Ron Howard’s new documentary about the first Made In America festival (which happened about this time last year in Philadelphia – I went to the 2nd day, which featured Pearl Jam as the headliner) looks like it will be more than just your garden variety concert film…

the film just premiered at the Toronto Film Festival this past Saturday & will air on Showtime 10/11

9/12 – there’s a new Man Man album out this week…cool lyric video for one of Brad Savage’s favorite new songs, “Head On”

9/13 – Eddie Murphy’s got a new album coming out!  The reggae-flavored single features Snoop Lion…

 

Latest News

9 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters

22-overlay-9

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

9 hours ago in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu this May

netflixAP

It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.

10 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Foxfield Races Saturday

Foxfield Races Horses 042509 (RG)

The spring running of the Foxfield Races will be Saturday at the track on Garth Road.

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Local

Car Hits Albemarle School Bus

Albemarle Police patch (use this one)

There was a crash Friday morning involving an Albemarle school bus, but there were no students on board.

11 hours ago in Entertainment

Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

vikanderREUTERS

The Swedish Oscar winner follows in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie to play the famed adventurer.