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Weird Al Visits Seth Meyers, Plays Jesus In Award-Winning Short Film

UHF obviously got robbed, but now there’s a chance that “Weird Al” Yankovic could star in an Oscar-winning movie. As Billboard reports, Yankovic plays Jesus — or, rather, he plays an actor who plays Jesus — in a new short film called The Moving Picture Co. 1914. Frequent Simpsons director Mark Kirkland made the film, [...]

The Clouds Were Grey And The Sun Was Bright

Tricky “I Had A Dream” I feel bad for Tricky sometimes – so much of what he was doing two decades ago has been plundered by other artists, and writers rarely if ever give him credit for being so forward-thinking and influential. He really did himself in by becoming so prolific – that’s a surefire […]

Watch Lucinda Williams Play With The Roots On Fallon

Lucinda Williams was the musical guest on last night’s Fallon, and the host called the singer-songwriter one of his favorites. She performed “Protection” off of her new double LP, Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone, along with some assistance from the Roots. Watch the performance below. Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone is [...]