TENACIOUS D HAS RISEN AGAIN (JUST LIKE THE FENIX)
The D has been silent since The Pick Of Destiny bombed at the box office back in 2006, but the band just released a brand new video that includes the most kickass training montage since Rocky IV. Oh, and btw, R.I.P. Val Kilmer; your sacrifice will never be forgotten. [TenaciousD.com]
PAUL SIMON CELEBRATING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF GRACELAND WITH DELUXE BOX SET
You’ll have to sell the diamonds on the soles of your shoes to be able to afford the $249.99 price point, but for that scratch, you’ll get 2 DVDs, 2 CDs, an copy of the vinyl LP, a deluxe book featuring unreleased photos, new liner notes, a replica of Paul Simon’s handwritten lyrics pad and a limited edition, numbered Graceland poster autographed by Rhymin’ Simon himself. [PaulSimon.com]
DO YOU REALIZE THAT WAYNE COYNE AND KE$HA ARE COLLABORATING?
It’s true! The lead singer of the Flaming Lips confirmed to Rolling Stone that Ke$ha will indeed appear on the band’s upcoming LP, Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends, and also announced that he will likely guest on the party rocker’s follow-up to Animal. [Rolling Stone]
SMASH STAR MEGAN HILTY SCORES A RECORD DEAL
She seems doomed to lose the role of Marilyn Monroe on Smash, but things are looking considerably sunnier for Megan Hilty in real life: She just inked a record deal with Columbia Records. [Playbill]