* Took the new Beth Ditto/Simian Mobile Disco EP for a couple spins today. Now we can't stop sweating glitter—strangely, we're beginning to kinda like it. It's streaming at Harder Blogger Faster.
* @gerardmatthews with some great footage of last night's Ben Nichols acoustic show at AR CD & Record Exchange. http://bit.ly/eJilm9
* "Whatcha gonna do when you get out of jail?" Tom Tom Club celebrates the 30th anniversary of "Genius of Love" on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Check it out here.
* Much-anticipated Johnny Cash "Bootleg Vol. 2, From Memphis to Hollywood" artwork is unbelievable.
* Ditto on the tracklist. Wow/drool.
* BBC4 to air original doc about Arkansas native and rock n' roll trailblazer Sister Rosetta Tharpe this week.
* Warped Tour just got a lot cooler, raspier. Lucero shakes up the annual summer festival's bill.
* Paste Magazine quantifies Levon, Robbie & Co. in a well-thought out list with "The 10 Best Songs by The Band."
* Because tacky sunglasses don't pay for themselves, y'know. : Bono made $750 million by investing in Facebook. http://aol.it/gkF2it (via @SpinnerTweet)