#1: Lady Bird / MGMT / Black Panther
We discuss Greta Gerwig's acutely observed coming-of-age drama Lady Bird starring Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf and Tracy Letts (2:58); psychedelic synth-poppers MGMT are back with their eclectic and electric new album Little Dark Age (20:36); and from director Ryan Coogler comes Black Panther, the latest in the Marvel superhero stable and an Afro-futurist treat for the senses (32:35). Plus, we discuss the Black Panther soundtrack curated and produced by Kendrick Lamar.
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Theme song: Devo — “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction”
Track: Big Star — “Thirteen” (#1 Record)
MGMT — Little Dark Age
Track: MGMT — “TSLAMP”
Track: Kendrick Lamar & SZA — “All the Stars”
Various Artists — Black Panther: The Album
Track: SOB x RBE — “Paramedic!”