Rivers Meets Rainn, Captain Beefheart's 10 Commandments, and More

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Clockwise: Rivers Cuomo, Captain Beefheart, Jason Schwartzman, Rainn Wilson
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Kate Thuma

When nerds collide: Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has teamed up with The Office star Rainn Wilson to record new songs. [Weezer]

According to Captain Beefheart's 10 Commandments of Guitar Playing, thou shalt walk with the devil, listen to the birds, and practice in front of a bush. P.S., Moses slings a Strat. [WFMU]

Wish you could growl like Mastodon's Brent Hinds? Screaming coach Susan M. Carr says practice makes perfect. OOOOWWWWW!!!!! [The Art of Screaming]

Introducing the... Prince of Pop!?! Michael Jackson's 12-year-old son, Prince Michael I, will make his debut during Jacko's London residency. Blanket is optional. [The Daily Star]

Disney wouldn't touch this high school musical: Dresden Dolls frontwoman-gone-solo Amanda Palmer is putting on an original play about "music and the Holocaust" at her alma mater, Lexington High School in Massachusetts. Seriously. [Pitchfork]

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