The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Gary Numan (along with a slew of other British musicians), might not make it to Coachella because of the volcanic eruption. [via Brooklyn Vegan] 2. HBO has snagged the rights for three new docs from Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney: Freakonomics, My Trip To Al-Qaeda, and his untitled Eliot Spitzer project. [via The Playlist] 3. This makes us super jealous of our West Coast friends: Pavement, Sonic Youth, and No Age will play a joint show at the Hollywood Bowl this September. [via 24Bit] 4. Chromeo will release their third album, Business Casual, on August 17. Fun fact: Solange Knowles lends guest vocals on one of the tracks. [via P4K] 5. We had no idea that Tracy Morgan had beef with Tobey Maguire… (video) [via HuffPo]

Bonus link: David Lynch’s Tips for a Great Prom