Monday, April 22, 2024

Jenny Lewis and Rilo Kiley Release Rare B Sides Collection of Gems


Rejoice! Jenny Lewis and Rilo Kiley are releasing a new album on their own label. They were held hostage at the old Warner Music, buried alive by Tom Whalley and Lyor Cohen. How they survived is anyone’s guess. Luckily, they are glowing. Here’s the first single. “RKives” is a double album and big CD of all their B sides and rarities. Here’s hoping these gems will lead to an album of new material. The band’s website is

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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