G'night, Sweet Princes of Rock: Thee Oh Sees are on "an indefinite hiatus" which is, with a little positivity and a heap of denial, just another way of saying they're taking a quick break with out a specified end date! So... any day now?
Justice, Sort Of: After being incarcerated since March of 2012, the two remaining jailed members of Pussy Riot will be released from prison this week. Their liberation is in part tied to the 20th anniversary of Russia's post-Soviet constitution but probably mostly due to Red Hot Chili Peppers' involvement.
Hot Holiday Tip: As a festive treat, The Flaming Lips will be streaming their kooky sci-fi film 'Christmas on Mars' on their YouTube channel on Monday the 23rd, once every two hours.
All(man) American Rejects: Tyson Ritter has been cast as a young Gregg Allman in the upcoming Allman Brothers biopic that is suddenly seeming more and more destined for failure.
BUT MOST IMPORTANTLY quit boo-hooing over the melting snow and cheer up long enough to appreciate this Dancer and Prancer song! Dancer and Prancer play tomorrow night in The Grotto (the basement—sexy!) at the Rendezvous. Shake your jingle bells, you know?