Gaga and Elton Collabo, ‘Glee’ Star Rocks + More
Plus: Bright Eyes announces March tour, Gossip singer preps new EP, and more of today's news.
- Check out Joanna Newsom performing her stunning song “On a Good Day” on Letterman below. Best part: Letterman waxing on her over-the-top set, which included a stuffed peacock. “It looks like Sarah Palin’s den,” he joked.
Glee star Cory Monteith has rock star ambitions: the actor is drumming in the pop-rock band Bonnie Dune, and the band will perform a live show on January 9 at L.A.’s Roxy. [Bonnie Dune’s Facebook]
Bright Eyes will hit the road next March for a thirteen date U.S. tour, including previously announced shows with Superchunk at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. The tour kicks off on March 2 in Miami and wraps on March 17 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Bright Eyes will release their seventh album The People’s Key on February 15. [Saddle Creek Records]
Gossip singer Beth Ditto is working with U.K. dance-rock duo Simian Mobile Disco on a four-track solo EP, which hits stores in January. [NME]
Guided By Voices frontman Robert Pollard will release four new albums throughout early 2011, including the solo disc Space City Kicks and an LP with Lifeguards, his side-project with ex-GBV member Doug Gillard. [Blurt]