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Q&A: Michael Cera Talks Dina And His Soundtrack Song With Sharon Van Etten

Michael Cera tends to come off as a music fanatic that occasionally moonlights as an actor. He played with Sex Bob-Omb in the film Scott
Michael Tedder | September 25, 2017 - 11:44 am


Q&A: Michael Cera On His Surprise Album True That

Actor Michael Cera has long been associated with music, either on-screen (playing a Moldy Peaches song in Juno), off-screen (filling in on bass for indie…
Chris DeVille | August 15, 2014 - 10:27 am

Premature Evaluation

Weezer – Hurley Premature Evaluation

Some things never change: On Hurley -- streaming in full at MySpace, so play along -- Rivers Cuomo still inhabits the mind and awkward body…
Stereogum | September 7, 2010 - 3:48 pm

More Michael Cera stories

Islands’ Nick Thorburn Launches Critical Podcast

Nick Thorburn, best known for leading the indie-pop band Islands (and first widely beloved for his work with the Unicorns), has launched a new podcast.
Chris DeVille | May 1, 2018 - 11:38 am

Bruce Springsteen To Receive Honorary Tony Award, Flaming Lips Among Artists Nominated For Spongebob Score

Bruce Springsteen has already extended the run of his Springsteen On Broadway show twice now. There's a good chance that he'll never leave Broadway. And…
Peter Helman | May 1, 2018 - 10:22 am

Willow Smith – “twentyfortyeight 2.0″ (Prod. Michael Cera)

So, uh, yeah, this is a thing. Willow Smith and her brother Jaden have both been expressing their appreciation of Michael Cera on social media…
Peter Helman | May 18, 2016 - 6:47 pm

Watch A Trailer For Nick Thorburn’s Directorial Debut That Dog, Feat. Michael Cera And Tim Heidecker

Nick Thorburn -- of Unicorns, Islands, Mister Heavenly, and most recently Nick Diamonds fame -- has announced the release of his first short film. It's…
James Rettig | August 18, 2015 - 4:26 pm

Watch Alden Penner And Michael Cera Debut Songs From Their Canadians-On-Mars Concept EP In Brooklyn

During Brooklyn's Northside Festival earlier this month, founding member of the Unicorns Alden Penner played some of his new material. Penner's upcoming EP, Canada In
Caitlin White | June 24, 2015 - 12:55 pm

The Unicorns’ Alden Penner Announces New EP & Tour With Michael Cera

Canadian spaz-pop greats the Unicorns got back together for a few shows last year, and we still don't know where their reunion will lead. But…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2015 - 9:59 am

Alden Penner – “Meditate” (Feat. Michael Cera)

Canadian indie-pop trio the Unicorns broke up more than a decade ago, then reformed last year to support Arcade Fire and headline the Pop Montreal…
Patrick Hosken | January 22, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Stream Michael Cera’s Lo-Fi Folk Album True That

Michael Cera is no stranger to the world of indie music. He has a long history with Islands: he's appeared in a few videos for…
James Rettig | August 13, 2014 - 9:27 am

Rostam From Vampire Weekend Is Scoring Michael Cera’s Broadway Debut

Kenneth Lonergan's 1996 play This Is Our Youth is coming to Broadway, and as The Hollywood Reporter reports, it's bringing some other newcomers with it.
Chris DeVille | April 9, 2014 - 11:03 am

Watch A Strange Tribute To Meredith Brooks’ “Bitch” Starring Michael Cera, Jenny Slate, & Nick Thorburn

Michael Cera, Tim & Eric, Reggie Watts, and Sarah Silverman are the creators of the YouTube channel JASH, and they frequently bring in other comedians…
Miles Bowe | September 30, 2013 - 5:08 pm

Watch Arcade Fire’s Here Comes The Night Time Concert Special

Last night, Arcade Fire were on Saturday Night Live's Tina Fey-hosted season premiere, where they played "Reflektor" and "Afterlife" and appeared in a sketch. Following…
Liz Pelly | September 29, 2013 - 2:18 pm

Watch An Islands Mockumentary Starring Michael Cera, Bill Hader, And Jon Daly

Islands, the longstanding indie-pop enterprise fronted by ex-Unicorns member Nick Diamonds, just released a new album called Ski Mask, which Thorburn touts as "like a…
Chris DeVille | September 25, 2013 - 4:57 pm

Watch Mister Heavenly Debut With Michael Cera On Bass

Mister Heavenly, the recently-signed-to-Sub-Pop supergroup, is Man Man's Honus Honus and Islands's Nick Thorburn (who met over their love of all-denim outfits aka "Canadian tuxedos"),…
jessica | December 2, 2010 - 12:15 pm