Monday Mar 3
Doctor Who's longest-serving director and Top of the Pops disc spinner
Chris Barry was the longest serving director of the original series of Doctor Who and one of only three directors to work with the all of the first four doctors.
Monday Mar 3
The Huffington Post
Matthew McConaughey's 'McConaissance' Compared to De Niro, Brando
Yesterday was a big day for Matthew McConaughey. It was both the 86th Academy Awards, where he won Best Actor for Dallas Buyers Club , and the penultimate episode for water cooler fodder True Detective on HBO.
The Orlando Sentinel
The Monkees' Micky Dolenz to play '60s hits in Mount Dora
Although he was a force of nature after starring in his first TV role - Corky in "Circus Boy" at age 11 - he probably wouldn't have known all these people if he hadn't first been on the 1960s TV show "The Monkees."
Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen Talk 'Portlandia,'...
On the new season of Portlandia , one of Carrie Brownstein's characters is dating a tax attorney; when he takes up the electric bass, she enlists St. Vincent and Duff McKagan to dissuade him.
Something Else! Reviews
Deep Cuts: The Monkees' 'Nine Times Blue,' 'Mommy and Daddy,' others
The Monkees are receiving the accolades that eluded them during their heyday. Unless you've ignored the media totally since the 1980s reunion, most people know the band broke out of the manufactured TV image with Mike Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, Davy Jones and Peter Tork writing and/or performing their own music starting with 1967's Headquarters .