I just bought my tickets for the Secret Machines show at the Metro on May 13. The show time? 11:59pm! YES!

Hope everyone’s having a killer weekend. The weather is beautiful in Chicago right now, so I’m trying to not spend all day in front of the computer. Watch, I still will…

Catch up with the Times Online podcast, featuring Secret Machines, Yeah Yeah Yeah’s, and Editors. (via)

Ear Farm posted some very recent Red Hot Chili Peppers live mp3’s for download. Word.

Toots & the Maytals are going to be doing an NPR webcast tonight at 8:30cst. As always, the show is broadcast live from D.C.’s 9:30 Club.

The Wednesday, April 26 episode of CSI: NY will feature a plot line surrounding and starring Kid Rock himself. Awesome.

Music Snob Chris reviews the New Jersey Wilco show on Friday night.