Compiled by Ryan

The links:

The Hold Steady will release Heaven is Whenever this May.

Chuck Klosterman talking with Stephen Malkmus is perfect.

Pitchfork posted some details about Forgiveness Rock Record, the upcoming Broken Social Scene album, including cover art and an mp3 of the song “World Sick.”

-The city council of Madison, Wisconsin may vote the members of Wilco honorary citizens.

Stereogum has a brand-new design, and I’d say it is much improved.

-I’m still laughing at this RAAAAAAAANDY track from Aziz Ansari’s new mixtape with Dave Sitek (TV on the Radio).

-It’s hard to believe that Justin Theroux and Ben Stiller are still moving forward with a Zoolander sequel.

GQ profiles the talented Jeff Bridges.

-You’ve probably heard by now that Conan O’Brien is on Twitter, but here is word that he may be developing a traveling stage show in advance of his next television gig.

The YouTube highlights:

I can’t believe I haven’t seen this before, but I’m sure it’s making the rounds.  A new YouTube classic:

Tracy Morgan and Jimmy Kimmel made a video; it’s called IMPREGN8ED:

New music spotlight:

The New PornographersTogether

The New Pornographers released some of the most-celebrated indie-pop of the last decade, the latter half of which has seen a surge in the solo careers of members Neko Case, Dan Bejar (Destoryer), and leadman A.C. Neman.  The crew is back at it again, starting with the drum-heavy song featured below:

The New Pornographers – “Your Hands (Together),” from the upcoming Together, out May 4 on Matador