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What to Watch, Listen To, and Read This Week – February 11th, 2019

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There are some big album releases, movie premieres, Netflix specials and holidays to note this week. Here’s what you should pay attention to for the next 7 days.

What to watch

Weird City

Self described as “a new anthology series that crosses the line”, Weird City comes to YouTube from the minds of Jordan Peele and Charlie Sanders. The show has some A-list talent, including Ed O’Neill, Rosario Dawson, Michael Cera, and Mark Hamill.

Here’s the YouTube Description and Trailer:

In this dystopian setting of our show, the middle class has completely vanished dividing Weird City into two sections: Above the Line (The Haves), and Below the Line (The Have Nots). Presiding over the denizens of the city is the strange and mysterious Dr. Negari, who weaves all of our stories together. Each episode is a topic that pertains to present day life in America and the world: social media addiction, online dating, fitness obsession, etc.. WEIRD CITY captures the unease of modern urban living, in a bizarre and peculiar lens.

Other Notable Things to Watch

Don Cheadle hosts SNL this week for the first time ever.

-The NBA Skills Contest, Dunk Contest, 3-Point Contest and the NBA All-Star Game all take place this weekend from North Carolina.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is back.

The Umbrella Academy (which looks amazing) drops on Netflix. Watch the trailer here.

Listen to this

Florida Georgia Line

Their new album drops on Friday, February 15th. Can’t Say I Ain’t Country is their fourth studio album release. The first single on the album is called, “Simple”. Listen to it below.

Other notable things to listen to

The MET Opera: Rigoletto. You can stream it here on Tuesday, February 12th.

-The Radio, because this Wednesday is World Radio Day. Support your favorite local station.

What to read

The Little Prince

February 14th isn’t just Valentine’s Day, it’s also Read to Your Child Day, so we recommend picking up the 1943 classic, The Little Prince. It’s the most famous work of French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

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