The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Michel Gondry is planning some top-secret project with frequent collaborator Björk, but he’s being cagey about it. (“It’s very undefined, so it’s hard to give more precision.”) [via TwentyFourBit] 2. American Idol producers allegedly want Howard Stern to replace Simon Cowell. [via NYP] 3. Check out the trailer for the new Stephin Merritt documentary, which features interviews with Peter Gabriel, Neil Gaiman, and Sarah Silverman. [via Pop Candy] 4. Did you realize that Michael Crichton was an art collector? Christie’s in London will auction pieces from his collection — including Jasper John‘s Flag — in May. [via NYT] 5. This is not a joke: Joe Simpson is getting his own Nickelodeon comedy based on his life. [via THR]

Bonus Giveaway: We use Yahoo! Search to help find the top culture stories of the day. Now we’re giving you the chance to play editor, and you just might win a trip to Coachella.

Use Yahoo! Search to find an interesting link about Björk, and drop it below in the comments. Our favorite entry will receive a Voltaic limited-edition box set

, and more importantly, be entered to win a VIP trip for two to Coachella. Topics will be changing throughout the week, so get your search on and keep playing to increase your chances of winning!

[kml_flashembed publishmethod=”static” fversion=”9.0.0″ movie=”” width=”300″ height=”60″ targetclass=”flashmovie”]