The Must List: April 18, 2008
1. SHINE A LIGHT
Among the goose-bump-inducing moments in this dazzling big-screen Rolling Stones doc shot by Martin Scorsese: singer Mick Jagger raising the roof on stage with guest Christina Aguilera.
2. LONELY PLANET USA
The latest edition of the budget travel guide arrives just in time for spring vacay. How else will you know about East Dublin, Georgia’s ”Redneck Games”?
3. DIG!!! LAZARUS, DIG!!!, by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
The gloomy rock band’s latest album is the cheekiest, most subversive thing to happen to religion since Monty Python’s Life of Brian soundtrack.
4. OUR STORY BEGINS, by Tobias Wolff
The droll story collection from the author of This Boy’s Life boasts a unique set of characters — a gay soldier, a widowed dog walker, and a lovelorn teen.
5. THE NEW MADONNA VIDEO
It took only ”4 Minutes” — or less — for us to fall in love with Madge’s sexy new clip, featuring a jolt of TnT. (That’d be Justin Timberlake and Timbaland.)
6. GREEK on ABC Family
We’re ready to rush for season 2 of the juicy coed series, starring Kelsey Grammer’s daughter Spencer.
7. UNFILTERED: THE COMPLETE RALPH BAKSHI
The release of this book — which collects the filmmaker’s sketches and cels — coincides with the 30th anniversary of his animated Lord of the Rings movie.
8. HIGH SCHOOL CONFIDENTIAL
WE’s addictive reality television series trails 12 teen girls as they cope with their so-called lives.
9. RADIOHEAD ”NUDE” REMIX
Log on to radioheadremix.com to conjure up your own version of the alt-rockers’ single ”Nude” by using separate bass, voice, guitar, and drum tracks.
10. JOEL McHALE
As the host of E!’s week-in-review show The Soup, McHale is game to skewer everyone from the Bachelor to Oprah.
Submitted by Amelia May