The Wire

MGMT – “Cool Song No. 2″ Video (Feat. Michael K. Williams)

Today, MGMT release their messy self-titled third album, and they've also got a new video for us. The "Cool Song No. 2" clip, directed by…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2013 - 9:59 am

Behind The Scenes Of Andrew W.K.’s New TV Show

Over a career that's seen him evolve from outsider musician to outlandishly infectious personality, Andrew W.K. has covered his pop cultural bases: writing and producing…
Amrit Singh | February 2, 2009 - 3:00 pm

M.I.A. And Blaqstarr Sorta Cover The Wire Theme

More bulletpoints to add to the busiest retirement since Jay-Z pretended to do it: a XXX set, being super pregnant, and tangentially teasing the greatest…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2008 - 12:56 pm

Steve Earle Gets “Way Down In The Hole” On Leno

We applauded David Simon's decision to cast Steve Earle as Bubbles' grizzled-but-loving sponsor, Waylon, because Steve's own experiences with substance abuse lent his performance an…
Amrit Singh | March 26, 2008 - 12:56 pm

Omar Little’s “Secret” Madonna Cameo (And A Preview Of “4 Minutes To Save The World”)

Our OnDemand's been a little wonky the past few weeks so shh nobody say what's been happening on The Wire since Jimmy's gone McNutty and…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2008 - 1:25 pm

Steve Earle Covers Tom Waits For The Wire

Kanye's Connect Four thrashing was our excuse to bring up The Wire yesterday. Today's excuse: Tom Waits and Steve Earle. Show obsessives (there are…
Stereogum | January 4, 2008 - 12:06 pm

Beyoncé Beats Kanye At Connect Four (9 Times Out Of 10)

Here's your picture of the day: Some background:When I was in Europe I would play this game for hours and hours... it…
Stereogum | January 3, 2008 - 10:53 am