April 18th, 2010

(HD) Animated
  • hick

'iCarly' actress and Country singer JENNETTE McCURDY wants you to pick her 1st single!

Jennette McCurdy fans are in for a very rare treat! The breakout star of the wildly-popular TV show, 'iCarly,' has gone country, planning her debut album on Capitol Records for release later this year. And here's your sneak peak! Jennette has teamed up with The Boot to bring you exclusive snippets of six tracks on her upcoming project. Listen below, then vote for your favorite song. We'll send Jennette the poll results to help her pick her first radio single, because the teen star wants it to be your choice!


fyi, she CAN sing. Don't judge a book by it's cover.


she sounds amazing, tbqh.
RDJ - Ent Week Dec 2009

10 Hollywood actors who work hard for their money according to Forbes

Forbes.com: Hollywood's Hardest-Working Actors

To compile our rankings of the hardest-working A-list actors, we considered all movies released between January 2005 and December 2009 that earned more than $20 million at the U.S. box office, based on data from Exhibitor Relations. Starting with a base of 559 films, we tallied which actors had the most starring or significant roles in those films, with ties broken by cumulative box-office totals.

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Collapse )

conan white teeth
  • ecctv

What's with islands? Get more land!



Best Skit from SNL last night.



RIP Ass Dan
RIP DJ Supersoaker

UGH! Hulu decided our page was not worthy enough to have it work when embedded, so click the link below it.

I'm looking for it on youtube, but you know how fast those go down. I think it will be popping up on one of these pages soon:

lol this juggalo is pissed off

  • 102bb

Britney could be feminism's newest heroine

Britney Spears blazing a trail for feminism? Who would have though it? And yet, last week, the pop princess, formerly known as popular culture's biggest casualty, forged a new identity for herself -- that of brave pioneer, helping to tear down the unrealistic goals of physical perfection modern women aspire to.

It seems unlikely that the girl who brought us Hit Me Baby One More Time, serving up seduction in a schoolgirl skirt, should have grown up into a lady who now seeks to debunk the myth and the marketing around current conceptions of beauty. And yet that is exactly what she's done. She's gone where no star of her level of celebrity has gone before. She shot a recent ad campaign for Candie clothing, in which she appeared in a pink swimsuit and high-heeled shoes. But instead of simply signing off on the glossed-up, slimmed-down retouched version of the pictures, as would be standard practice, she's also released the same shots before any computer wizardry took place. Sans airbrushing, sans retouching. Just Britney, raw and unpolished.

Collapse )
I'm so proud of this article. It includes two of my favorite things, all for the price of one.

jon gosselin continues to be gross, gets a faux hawk

Wow, Jon Gosselin never ceases to amaze me. His ‘ick’ factor is just so intense with his new faux hawk it’s almost frightening! Jon was walking around running errands on Apr. 5 in Reading, PA sporting this new, horrible hair. Or, should I say, lack of hair. Why, Jon, why? Are you trying to compete with your ex-wife Kate Gosselin’s infamous hairstyle? This wannabe faux hawk look just accentuates your thinning hair, not to mention your creepiness. Come on, Jon, grow up and get a ‘do that isn’t totally inappropriate! source

click for pics, NSFL

Collapse )
single and ready to mingle ... with hair like that, no job and 8 kids? SIGN ME UP.
george jetson

Rihanna to perform at the NY State Fair

Image and video hosting by TinyPic
After selling out the MSG show, Rihanna has added one more show for the NY!

Rihanna, one of today’s biggest pop music stars, will bring her energetic mix of rhythm and blues, rap and reggae to the New York State Fair this summer.

The Grammy-Award-winning singer will perform at the Fair’s grandstand at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 28
, as part of her “Last Girl on Earth” tour.

Tickets will go on sale Saturday, May 1 at 10 a.m. They will cost $55 and $45 and will be available at the New York State Fair Box Office and through Ticketmaster. Admission to the Fair is included with the purchase of a grandstand concert ticket on the day of the show. Sales will be limited to eight tickets per person for the first week of the ticket sale. A supporting act for Rihanna’s New York State Fair performance will be named at a later date.

Tickets to see the concert will be available at the New York State Fair Box Office on Saturday, May 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Box Office, which charges no service fees, will not be opened again until the next on-sale date. Regular hours will begin in late June. No one will be allowed to line up to buy tickets before 6 a.m. on May 1.

Ticket sales will be cash only at the State Fair Box Office as long as there is a line of customers. Credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express) will be accepted after the line is gone.

Fans can also buy tickets online through Ticketmaster.com or order and pay by phone by calling 1-800-745-3000 or 1-866-448-7849.


Reese out shopping with her kids and b/f

Reese Witherspoon and her boyfriend, Hollywood agent Jim Toth, take Reese’s kids, Ava and Deacon, to the “Big 5” Sporting Goods Store on Saturday afternoon (April 17) in Santa Monica, Calif.

The happy family purchased a kick ball and pop-up mini soccer goals. Meanwhile, the kids’ father, Ryan Phillippe, was busy hosting Saturday Night Live in NYC.

Reese, Jim, Ava and Deacon later attended Jennifer Garner’s 38th birthday party at her house in Brentwood. Looks like Ava is wearing Harry Potter glasses!

Collapse )
Daisy Shimmy

Doctor Who's Matt Smith Gets Close to Daisy Lowe at Coachella

Doctor Who actor Matt Smith is making himself comfortable at Coachella by getting up close and personal with Daisy Lowe. That didn't take long, did it? Do we have a new celebrity couple on our hands? Who knows (haha me!)

His sonic screwdriver seemed fully operational, but I bet the Tardis is asked to take him back in time once he's come to his senses...

Collapse )

Justin bieber people magazine scans

Here are the scans of Justin Bieber on people magazine

Collapse )

Source: http://www.justin-b.org

more: http://justin-b.org/photos/thumbnails.php?album=109


He needs to be number one on the billboard next week, and he's not a little girl or a fetus.. his balls already dropped


*to the mods.. only the cover was posted.. i know every post on here,, let alone the justin posts :)

Pilgrimage of the Ok-Fine-Not-Really-Hipsters Day 2 (updated)

Image and video hosting by TinyPicImage and video hosting by TinyPicImage and video hosting by TinyPic

Drawing out quite the impressive crowd, the stars were out in full force for the second day of the annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California on Saturday (April 17).

Joining in of the fun-filled festivities were beauties such as Hayden Panettiere, Katy Perry, Paris Hilton, Whitney Port, Mischa Barton, Camilla Belle, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Beyonce Knowles, Alessandra Ambrosio, Kristin Cavallari, Kate Bosworth, Peaches Gedolf, Dita Von Teese, Bridget Marquardt, Shannon Elizabeth and Kelly Osbourne.

As for the fellas, "Twilight" stud Kellan Lutz roamed the grounds clad in a Playboy t-shirt with fellow Hollywood hunks such as including Penn Badgley, a short-haired Adrian Grenier, Jason Statham, Jay-Z and Alexander Skarsgard also enjoying the laid back atmosphere.

The lucky attendees were treated to performances by hot musical acts including Gossip, MGMT, Muse and the White Rabbits.

Collapse )

‘True Blood’s’ Alexander Skarsgard Restrained By Police At Coachella

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

INDIO, Calif. --

Tempers heated up for “True Blood” star Alexander Skarsgard while enjoying music with rumored girlfriend Kate Bosworth in the desert at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. on Saturday night.

The actor was photographed being physically restrained by multiple people including a police officer at the festival. According to Pacific Coast News, the 33-year-old actor became angry by the relentless paparazzi snapping photos of him with Kate.

Alexander, who was photographed with clenched fists, was calmed down by a police officer. No one was reportedly arrested during the incident.

source: http://www.accesshollywood.com

Collapse )

You don't fuck with the statuesque gorgesity of Alexander Skarsgard got it? To him you're all tea cup humans:

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Hilary Duff Walking Post Twice Around

Just a reminder, be sure to tune into her new movie "Beauty & the Briefcase" on ABC Family tonight at 8/7c!

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Clutching onto a fashion magazine, Hilary Duff leaves her mom’s house and hops into her car on Friday (April 16).

The 22-year-old actress admitted that she did hear about the rumor that she’d be a judge on Simon Cowell’s talent show, The X Factor. She shared with Ellen DeGeneres, “I would totally do it and you know Simon, so maybe you could put in a good word. I would be totally up for it. It’s such a good show. It’s addicting just like [American] Idol. It’d be fun! Ellen’s helping me get a job! (laughs)”

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Hilary Duff totes around her black Hermes Birkin handbag as she shops for shoes Neiman Marcus in Los Angeles on Saturday (April 17).
Collapse )

  • gnd

Jenna Jameson Tweets Disappointment In Kendra Wilkinson

Jenna Jameson tweet her disgust in Kendra Wilkinson last night because Kendra was out haveing a little fun. All the best tweets are below, including Kendras Mom tweeting her anger at Jenna. Funtimes

@JennaJameson : I have to say one last thing. I think it's weird when new moms act exactly the way they did when they didn't have babies. It's sad....

@JennaJameson : Kendra is my friend... But, things change once your a mom... You don't see me out acting like a heathen

@JennaJameson : I think I made it known... She needs some guidance

@JennaJameson : Im not saying what she did is wrong... I just pointed out that things shouldnchange once you have children!

@JennaJameson : I just stated my opinion. I myself would never let magazines put my kids on covers. They didn't ask for fame

@JennaJameson : I didn't want to use my children as a poy to get press... Too many celebs do that.

@JennaJameson : O, I'm done with the Kendra talk. She is a great mommy, and I wish her well. I was just disappointed in the silly groupie stuff. Moving on

Collapse )

Sources : @KendraWilkinson @HollyMadison123 @xnjgirl @JennaJameson

King of Pop nominated for 3 Juno Awards

Teen sensation Justin Bieber is set to perform in Canada at the 2010 Juno Awards, for which he has snagged three nominations, while singer Michael Buble leads the list with seven nods.

"In Canada this weekend for the JUNOS,’ Bieber wrote on his Twitter page on Friday.


‘Crazy, I’m from a small town in Ontario of 30,000 people total," he said on Thursday. "I watched the Juno’s growing up."

The Canadian music award ceremony takes place on Sunday. The 16-year-old may bring home trophies for Album of the year, "Pop Album of the Year" and "New Artist of the Year.

Bieber, whose album "My World 2.0" recently reclaimed the number one spot on the Billboard albums chart, is set to perform with fellow "New Artist" nominee, Drake at the ceremony.



Album of the Year:
Billy Talent- III
Diana Krall- Quiet Nights 
Johnny Reid- Dance With Me
Michael Buble- Crazy Love
Justin Bieber- My World 2.0

New Artist of the Year:
Carly Rae Jepsen
Danny Fernandes
Justin Bieber

Pop Album of the Year:
Hedley- The Show Must Go
LIGHTS- The Listening
Stereos- Stereos
Michael Buble- Crazy Love
Justin Bieber- My World 2.0

full list (contains spoilers)

The 2010 Juno Awards are being broadcast Sunday night on CTV.


I think he has a good shot at New Artist of the Year.
ONTD, discuss Canadian music and your favorite Canadian artists, other than King Bieber of course.

personally, I love Arkells, Metric, The Reason, Tegan and Sara, Said the Whale, etc etc etccccccccc
Old Silverstein and Alexisonfire pretty much sums up my teenage years.


Delicious Woman and Her Baby on Us

How cute is this little flowerbud that goes by the name Violet?
On February 26th, Christina Milian and husband, The Dream, welcomed their first bundle of joy, daughter Violet.
This week, the two debuted their gorgeous baby on the cover of US Weekly magazine.

The happy mother tells the magazine that her daughter is a lot like her, saying that Violet “laughs a lot.” There's nothing more heart melting than a happy baby that laughs a lot.

When Christina was pregnant, I remember she gained a lot of weight but now she says she lost 27 of the 45 pounds she gained. She reveals that she’s eating a lot of salads and fruits to help her lose all that weight and stay healthy.

Christina is finding it hard to keep up with Violet because she’s hungry all the time, but still she plans on breastfeeding her for a whole year! Kudos!

I think the little Violet looks so much like her mom even at such a young age!

Is it me or does it look like her baby is like "Whats hood, bitch?"
I'm just mad the baby wasn't made with my sperm BUT I ain't hatin'.

Obligatory cute gif
Annabella Piugattuk

You Say Party! We Say Die! drummer dies after on-stage collapse

You Say Party! We Say Die! 'devastated' by sudden death of bandmate Devon Clifford

Devon Clifford

By Marsha Lederman

Vancouver — Devon Clifford, the drummer for the B.C. band You Say Party! We Say Die!, has died after collapsing during a show in Vancouver on Friday night.

“It is with absolute sadness to report that our dear friend Devon Clifford passed away just hours ago in a Vancouver hospital surrounded by his family and friends,” the band’s publicist, Darryl Weeks, said in a statement Sunday morning. “He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.”

The band was performing at an all-ages show Friday at the Rickshaw Theatre, in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, when Clifford collapsed on stage. He was rushed to hospital.
The band send out messages on Twitter after his collapse: “There aren’t a lot of words right now. Let the doctors do their job.” And then: “We are devastated and trying to keep hope. He needs a miracle. Thank you.”

Clifford, who was born in 1979, grew up in Abbotsford, B.C., where the new-wave dance-punk band formed in 2003. He lived in Vancouver and worked for the Portland Hotel Society, which provides sustainable housing to people in the Downtown Eastside. He was described in a recent Globe interview with the band as being a "huge hockey fan" who has known fellow bandmate guitarist Derek Adam since they were babies.

The band had recently returned home after touring the U.S. and Western Canada in support of their most recent CD, XXXX.

They were scheduled to begin a tour of Europe later this month.

A video of my favourite YSP! WSD! song. NOT a video from that concert:

Source: The Globe and Mail

RIP. He seems like he was a great guy.
Collapse )

James Cameron's ridiculously maddening quote of the day

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Quote comes from this article, talking about his activism and involvement with indigenous peoples in Brazil:
"I felt like I was 130 years back in time watching what the Lakota Sioux might have been saying at a point when they were being pushed and they were being killed and they were being asked to displace and they were being given some form of compensation," he said. "This was a driving force for me in the writing of Avatar– I couldn't help but think that if they [the Lakota Sioux] had had a time-window and they could see the future… and they could see their kids committing suicide at the highest suicide rates in the nation… because they were hopeless and they were a dead-end society – which is what is happening now – they would have fought a lot harder."
Wow, James Cameron. Wow. So, the contemporary Lakota are "hopeless" and a "dead-end society"? and the generations of fighting against colonialism and continued oppression weren't and aren't fighting hard enough? Talk about ignorance. He makes it seem like the Lakota just rolled over and let their land be taken away. Couldn't be further from the truth.

Comments on the article via the Native Appropriations blog.
kalinda you are perfection

Melissa and Tammy Etheridge: Inside Their Split

Image and video hosting by TinyPic
Melissa and Tammy Etheridge have ended their nearly nine-year relationship, but there’s no drama behind the split – only sadness, a friend of the former couple tells PEOPLE.

"There’s no third party involved. They just drifted apart over time," says the friend. "There’s no animosity whatsoever – they are on friendly terms. "

Melissa, 48, and Tammy, 35, separated four or five months ago, says the pal, but continue to put their kids first.

"They’re co-parenting their twins [Miller and Johnnie Rose, 3],” says the friend. "They are living apart but share custody of the kids. "

Melissa will continue to co-parent her kids when she hits the road to promote her 10th studio album, Fearless Love, due to be released April 27.

Collapse )
movies // parveen

Gerard Butler: Hybrid Hottie

Gerard Butler hops into his silver hybrid Mercedes-Benz S400 in Los Angeles on Thursday (April 15).
The 40-year-old Scottish actor was just in Haiti with Artists for Peace and Justice, which encourages peace and social justice and addresses issues of poverty and enfranchisement in communities around the world.
Gerry’s latest animated flick, How to Train Your Dragon, is in theaters now!

Collapse )


UNF he looks good here

combing his hair!

T.I. Compares New Album to Tupac's "All Eyez On Me"

“This is the most significant return from incarceration that the game has had since then.”

With T.I. appearing to be in top form since his release from prison, the rapper is already making bold statements in relation to his upcoming album, King Uncaged.

Referencing his time behind bars, T.I.P. is comparing his next project to All Eyez On Me and how Tupac Shakur was after he was released from prison.

Making his face more public, the rapper spoke with Rolling Stone on his release and wanting to deliver work comparable to 2Pac.

“Just given the enormous success of that project, everyone's expecting the same results. I just want to meet the expectations, if not surpass them.”

He also spoke on what type of sound to expect from King Uncaged.

“Some songs talk about my time in prison — how I was affected by that, the way I've grown from that, things I see now that I may have not seen then.

Sometimes I talk about love, some songs I talk about life, some songs I talk about me being the shit on every level.”

With the King making his official mainstream return in August, the bar had been set high by T.I. and time away can only ensure that he can deliver on his words.

film: the edge of love

Kate Winslet on the set of Mildred Pierce

Doing her best to move past her divorce woes, Kate Winslet was back in work mode in New York City on Sunday (April 18).

Dressed up in costume, the Oscar winning actress busily shot scenes for her brand new HBO project titled "Mildred Pierce".

The series is is about "a divorced single mom named Mildred Pierce, who decides to open a restaurant business during the depression, which threatens to damage her already-strained relationship with her ambitious eldest daughter, Veda."

Collapse )

New still of Senor Bale from "The Fighter"!

Above is a newly released still of Christian Bale in "The Fighter". The film centers around the life of professional boxer "Irish" Micky Ward (Mark Wahlberg) and his older brother Dickie Eklund (Christian Bale). Amy Adams has also been confirmed as a love interest of Ward.

Collapse )


Sorry Mods, fixed it!

'Arrested Development' movie not dead yet, says Jason Bateman

Fans of the beloved late television series "Arrested Development" let out a collective shriek last week when one of the former show's stars, David Cross, said in an interview that a rumored movie based on the show is "just not going to happen."

"I mean, there's so many people involved. Everyone's doing their own thing, you know. And everybody's aged. It's just not going to happen," Cross told TVSquad.com.

Not so fast, says Jason Bateman, who starred in the program as a widower at the center of an eccentric family.

"David says that it's dead, but it's not dead at all," Bateman said in an interview Friday while promoting "The Switch," a romantic comedy out in August in which he costars with Jennifer Aniston. "[Show creator] Mitch Hurwitz is busy shooting a new pilot with Will Arnett, and perhaps when they're done shooting and editing and he's delivered that, perhaps he'll jump into writing the script. Once the script is done, it goes to the studio and they decide if it's a script they want to make, and the actors will decide if they want to be in it."

Which is all to say?

"It's a long process. But it could happen and it's still in everybody's plans for it to happen."

As for Cross' remarks, Bateman thinks his former costar's words may have been blown out of proportion.

"I think he was simply saying, 'Who knows?' He wasn't saying anything definitive, but a lot of people with blogs and whatnot, in the interest of making a splash headline, stretched things a bit."

-- Amy Kaufman


Perhaps David Cross is just a pessimist. But this will they won't they scenario is driving me insane. I need my next Bluth fix!


Deathly Hallows trailer news - Shaking and crying!


Magic Box Music, the company responsible for the music on dozens of major film trailers including most of the previous Harry Potter’s, updated their official website recently and revealed they are hard at work on the first official trailer for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1.

"Once again Magicbox is hard at work on the latest Trailer for the final chapters of the Harry Potter Franchise. The Deathly Hallows will consist of two full length feature films released a year apart. Voldemort’s power is growing stronger. He now has control over the Ministry of Magic and Hogwarts. Harry, Ron, and Hermione decide to finish Dumbledore’s work and find the rest of the Horcruxes to defeat the Dark Lord. But little hope remains for them, so everything they do must go as planned."

So when can we expect to see this trailer? Hopefully as soon as it is completed which could be later this month, although Warner Bros. may want to be tactical and release it alongside one of their upcoming films. They have The Losers out on April 23rd (probably too soon), A Nightmare on Elm Street on April 30th (wrong audience), Sex and the City 2 on May 27th, Jonah Hex on June 18th and Inception out July 16th. I suppose they could attached it to Iron Man 2 on May 7th.

Whatever plans Warner Bros. have for the trailer, at least we know it will be released soon.

Isla unf

Isla Fisher pregnant again!

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Isla Fisher showed off an unmistakable baby bump out in LA this weekend. There were rumors she was expecting and she's been wearing lots of cross-body bags and billowing dresses — but these pictures seem to be confirmation that she's pregnant! Isla and Sacha Baron Cohen got married in Paris at the end of March after being together for eight years. Sounds like they wanted to make it official before welcoming their new family member. The two have one adorable daughter, Olive, who's going to be a big sister later this year. Congrats to the family!


On Being A Mainstream Pop Star In A Lady Gaga World

An article where Jezebel is sane for once in its existence

There was a moment during last night's Saturday Night Live when my disdain for Ke$ha morphed into a kind of distanced pity, and that moment, I believe, was the exact moment that Ke$ha herself was questioning her career's direction.

The moment occurs at about 40 seconds in; after singing an intro to her hit, "TiK ToK," Ke$ha readies herself in front of the microphone and dramatically reveals her American flag cape in a way that plays as if she's expecting a massive response from the audience. The response she received, however, was absolute silence, and you can tell that she's thrown off by the quick glance she throws to someone off stage. It's a look of fear and annoyance, a look that says "Oh shit" and "I told you so." And, perhaps most importantly, it's a look coming from someone who doesn't seem to buy the shit they're selling.

Collapse )
lulu s.o.

Kristen Stewart Turns Up at Coachella

Making her way back to the States, Kristen Stewart turned up on day three of the annual Coachella Valley Arts and Music Festival in Indio, California on Sunday (April 18).

Looking casual cute, the Bella Swan babe hit up the Lacoste pool party at a private home where DJs Chris Holmes and Ana Calderon entertained partygoers.

According to festival officials, the 3-day Coachella event was completely sold out with the attendance record shattering previous years numbers.

Meanwhile, the lineup of today's bands was nothing short of amazing as B.O.B, Gorillaz, De La Soul, Julian Casablancas, Little Boots and many more rocked it out at the annual music extravaganza.

Collapse ) 
  • boys

M.I.A. takes to the sky for album release date

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

If you want to know the release date for M.I.A.’s upcoming album, it is written in the stars.

During Jay-Z’s set at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival on Friday (April 16), a blimp carrying a digital billboard flew over the crowd advertising the “Paper Planes” rapper’s appearances at the HARD Summer Music Festival in Los Angeles and New York, as well as the drop date for her third LP.

“New Album 6.29.10” flashed across the scrolling ticker as it soared above concertgoers. The follow-up to 2007’s Kala will feature production from Rusko and Blaqstarr, and tentatively arrive on the same date as her protégée Rye Rye’s debut effort Go! Pop! Bang!

Next week, M.I.A. will premiere a viral video for “Born Free,” a song she first debuted at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival last August.

heidi · ok

new MUSE fall tour dates, patbjorke clutches pearls

Muse just finished an amazing main stage set last night at Coachella, but that doesn't mean the band is done with Southern California. Muse will continue to tour in support of The Resistance and has scheduled shows at the Honda Center on Thursday, Sept. 23, and at the Staples Center on Saturday, Sept. 25.

Tickets to see Muse for these new tour dates go on sale to the public on Saturday, April 24, at 10 a.m. No word just yet on a presale for these shows.

article & elsienita for the twitpic

i hope the other shows get announced but i don't want them to go on sale so soon
[who] eleven wow!

Hipster Easter Island Doctor enjoys Fish Custard

'Doctor Who' Matt Smith on bow ties, fish fingers and U.S. fans

"Doctor Who" star Matt Smith didn't really think that the long-running sci fi show would be so popular across the pond. Obviously he didn't know us Yanks very well ... yet.

The 27-year-old Brit was dashing from coast to coast to promote the show's new season when he took the time to share his thoughts about the U.S. fans and the non-science fiction elements of the show.
Collapse )
What did everyone think of the 3rd ep? And how the hell does a person wait for the US/Canada airing without caving and dling/streaming it?

Disco Dalek thanks you, and says the Power Ranger Daleks can suck it's plunger.

cobra starship → fangs up!

G-A-B-E gonna get you high

Cobra Starship's Gabe Saporta is apparently a fan of ONTD (or maybe not so much now). GABE - COME BACK TO SEATTLE SOON ♥ I'LL BUY YOU DRINKS!

ETA: xneverafter Breakdown: He's calling ONTD dense because there was a post about him leaking his number on accident when it wasn't even his number, it was a rejection line. Don't know why he's so mad though.

In response to this ONTD post.


Jake T. Austin Writing A Script In The Vein Of 'Stand By Me' -- 'Kings Of Suburbia'

Jake T. Austin is a busy guy. Not only is he making films and working on the popular Disney show “Wizards of Waverly Place,” but he’s developing a passion project of his own. While promoting his latest feature, “The Perfect Game,” Austin took some time to discuss his future plans, which includes a "Stand By Me"-inspired story called "Kings of Suburbia."

"I’m writing a film [that is] kind of like ‘Stand By Me,'" he said, referring to the 1986 buddy drama starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman and Jerry O’Connell, which was itself adapted from a Stephen King novella. “It is my favorite movie. [My own project is] based on a true story about my cousin... growing up in sort of a rough neighborhood in Florida.”

There’s no Ray Brower -- the corpse the kids in the older movie discover -- in Austin’s cousin’s life, but the "Waverly Place" actor elaborated: "I threw in some elements and I took some elements from my life and took some elements from his life and sort of combined them and my overall perspective of growing up, even though I’m not finished yet." There’s also still a vital component to be worked out before the story moves beyond the script phase. “We’re in the process of getting financing for it now,” Austin said.

Once the cash flow issue is settled, it should be smooth sailing. Not only does he have a dream director in mind, but he’s got a large pool of actor pals to choose from. “I’m thinking about having Mr. [William] Dear direct it.” Dear directed Austin in "Perfect Game," though the actor admitted that he hasn’t discussed the possibility with him yet. “I love working with him and I don’t see why [he wouldn't do it],” Austin said.

As for casting, Austin isn’t opposed to starring in the film himself. “That’s the great thing of being a writer, you’re able to do whatever you want.” However, there will surely be more than one role that needs filling. “I’ll definitely put my friends who are actors in them, the people I think can do the best in the role. I’ve written characters with specific people in mind to have.”
Collapse )


Blur's "Fool's Day" Surfaces on the Interwebz

Yesterday was Record Store Day, and 1,000 lucky blokes picked up this 7″, the first new Blur song in (appropriately enough) seven years. It was recorded in London weeks ago. Their last single was Think Tank’s “Battery In Your Leg.”

As we mentioned last week, Damon Albarn told The Sun, ”We want independent record stores to continue — they’re an important part of our musical culture.” True. None of the exclusive vinyl made its way to the states, which means we have to enjoy it via teh Internets, much like the Britpop heroes’ 2009 reunion tour. The band knows this, though, which is why they’ve made MP3 and WAV available for the price of an e-mail address at http://www.blur.co.uk/. Or stream it below (with lyrics)…

It's pretty meh, but w/e I love these bitches

MGMT;  Andrew

MGMT, Phoenix, Florence + the Machine, Yeasayer interviews from Coachella

MGMT talk about Paul McCartney and insist that the Congratulations cover art isn't ugly and that everyone's just too stupid to understand it.

Collapse )


Andrew VanWyngarden has somehow gotten even more insanely attractive since when the first album came out. Did anyone else pick up the Siberian Breaks 12" for Record Store Day? Minus the sticker of the surfing cat, that might be the only aesthetically appealing thing related to this album.