Kanye West has asked Peter Bjorn and John to be his backing band.

EW tricked me into thinking Ricky Gervais was entering early retirement.

Stylus examines celebrities' newfound discomfort with the excess of wealth.

A dog clothing company beat DMX in court. (via AV Club)

Keith Richards' autobiography: Coming soon to a bookseller near you.

You can watch the Weeds season premiere online now. (via Pop Candy)

Another free TV tip from Pop Candy: The first two episodes of FX's Damages are online at Yahoo.

Paste posted a preview of tonight's Stax documentary on PBS.

PopMatters has an interview with The National, a band whose albums just keep growing and growing and growing on you.

Samberg, Grohl and more after the jump...

Kanye West has asked Peter Bjorn and John to be his backing band.

EW tricked me into thinking Ricky Gervais was entering early retirement.

Stylus examines celebrities' newfound discomfort with the excess of wealth.

A dog clothing company beat DMX in court. (via AV Club)

Keith Richards' autobiography: Coming soon to a bookseller near you.

You can watch the Weeds season premiere online now. (via Pop Candy)

Another free TV tip from Pop Candy: The first two episodes of FX's Damages are online at Yahoo.

Paste posted a preview of tonight's Stax documentary on PBS.

PopMatters has an interview with The National, a band whose albums just keep growing and growing and growing on you.

Samberg, Grohl and more after the jump...

AV Club has an Andy Samberg interview.

Man, the top-rated TV shows are even more abysmal during the summer.

TV Guide has a Craig Ferguson interview.

Korn is releasing its own brand of biofuel called Korntastic. No, seriously. (via Pop Candy)

Slate reports on the "freaky origins" of Christian rock.

Finally, wow, it's been 10 years since The Colour and the Shape (and my rose-colored memory glasses say it's better than a 5.8, but who knows?).