Music, Movies and the Not So Mundane

Oct 4, 2011 at 1:36 pm

Broken Social Scene is on indefinite hiatus. Band leader Kevin Drew told The Huffington Post, "This is the healthiest thing we can do. There's no bad blood, no problems, everyone is at peace. We've had a lot of inter-relationships, some have worked, some haven't. But we all loved what we were doing. And I think we we're always fair."

Work it out, guys! We love you together.—-

Today The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams was released. Notebooks features blues brothers (and sisters) like Levon Helm, Lucinda Williams, Patty Loveless and Jack White covering unreleased Hank Williams songs.

Hank Williams Jr. got in the news today, too, by telling Fox & Friends what he thinks about John Boehner golfing with President Obama. Now he's fired from Monday Night Football.

Happy Birthday to Charlton Heston, Live Schreiber, Christopher Waltz, Susan Sarandon Alicia Silverstone. Blast From the Past <3

Despite being a pretty damned busy for a semi-recluse, J.J. Abrams is working on another project with screenwriter Billy Ray (Flightplan, Shattered Glass) that they call a "mystery adventure."

Method Man is the new spokesperson for Sour Patch Kids. Video here.

A four-year-old black Labrador Eira in Sweden escaped her kennel after a day alone with her new owner and hopped a train back to her old digs. Eira was almost home before being detained by the train station staff. "If she hadn't been detained she would probably have been waiting for me by the door," said her former owner.