Lunch Break Links: Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Season 5 of The Office began filming yesterday! The series returns Sept. 25.

Bob Dylan is offering a free unreleased track from the Time Out of Mind sessions.

Slate wonders: "Is heavy metal changing the Middle East?"

Ryan Seacrest was bitten by a shark over the weekend.

Gregg Gillis (aka Girl Talk) will chat with fans at washingtonpost.com today at 3 p.m. Go here to submit questions.

David Byrne and Brian Eno are releasing a new album together.

Extra is ditching Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath in favor of Saved By the Bell's Mario Lopez.

NOW Magazine quote: "Kylie Minogue was shocked and surprised when she discovered a fan backstage crying into one of her wigs." Shocked and surprised! Wait, wigs? (via Idolator)

Showtime is working on a series based on Studio 54.

Pitchfork posted a video interview with Animal Collective plus footage from the band's set at the Pitchfork Music Festival.

Here's more info from the Lost panel at Comic-Con.

Your iPod may be contributing to your hearing loss.

We end with three clips from She & Him's performance on Canadian MTV, courtesy of Stereogum. First up from the Zooey Deschanel/M. Ward combo is "You Really Got a Hold on Me." Follow the jump for two more.