Compiled by Ryan

The links:

Director Chris Milk spoke with Pitchfork about “The Wilderness Downtown,” the interactive Arcade Fire video.

-Matador will release a pretty-great-looking boxset as part of their 21st birthday celebration. went behind the scenes with a “Weekend Update” producer.

-You’ve probably noticed by now, but Google rolled out an “instant search” function this week.

New music spotlight:

Black Mountain Wilderness Heart

I’ve heard Black Mountain compared to lots of other bands, from The Mars Volta to Eagles of Death Metal. After opening for Coldplay and being on the Spider-Man 3 soundtrack, it seemed likely that the band might garner some mainstream attention. Instead, they released the prog-y, wonderful In the Future in 2008, and now they’ve returned with Wilderness Heart. Have a listen:

Black Mountain – “The Hair Song,” from Wilderness Heart, out now on Jagjaguar