Photo by William Kirk

Pitchfork has photos from Yo La Tengo's latest batch of Hannukah shows.

AV Club talks to The Simpsons' Dan Castellaneta. They also have an extensive Random Roles segment with Chris Elliott, who I had forgotten all about.

Oscar pre-season has begun; the National Board of Review recognized No Country For Old Men, Tim Burton and more in its annual awards list.

Amanda Peet and Billy Connolly have joined the cast of the new X-Files movie. (Also: Xzibit.)

Since Mark Ronson doesn't seem to be going away, let's look at his year-end best-of list. Human Giant's Rob Huebel contributes his list as well.

LA Weekly has a feature on Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh.

Much more after the jump.

Photo by William Kirk

Pitchfork has photos from Yo La Tengo's latest batch of Hannukah shows.

AV Club talks to The Simpsons' Dan Castellaneta. They also have an extensive Random Roles segment with Chris Elliott, who I had forgotten all about.

Oscar pre-season has begun; the National Board of Review recognized No Country For Old Men, Tim Burton and more in its annual awards list.

Amanda Peet and Billy Connolly have joined the cast of the new X-Files movie. (Also: Xzibit.)

Since Mark Ronson doesn't seem to be going away, let's look at his year-end best-of list. Human Giant's Rob Huebel contributes his list as well.

LA Weekly has a feature on Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh.

Much more after the jump.

The Police's Stewart Copeland created an international incident when he questioned the hotness of Chile's female president.

Did the Spice Girls make my generation drunk and slutty?

Slate calls Juno "Knocked Up from the girl's point of view." Paper interviews star Ellen Page.

Billboard lists the 25 best rock posters.

Gorilla vs. Bear lists its top 50 songs of the year.

Keifer Sutherland began his jail sentence.

Quick little hip-hop section:

•Somebody mashed up Jay-Z and Elvis.

•Status Ain't Hood and XXL are rounding up Pimp C MP3s so you can familiarize yourself with the dead rapper.

•LA Weekly reprinted a 1989 N.W.A. cover story.

•Cuuuuuurtiiiiissssss!

Lastly, it's good to see Evangeline Lilly being honored like this:


Evangeline Lilly Wins 'Best Wet T-Shirt Fight Scene' At The Strong Women In TV Awards