In the grey stretches of the suburban early '00s, a college art student is looking for a way bring about some inspiration for his art. He strikes on the idea of a heist — the object of which is the most valuable book in the United States. Recruiting three friends, they start planning for something that will change their lives forever. Based on a true story, American Animals stars Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, and comes to theaters June 1, 2018.
Dan Auerbach didn't bring the mariachi band to NPR's Tiny Desk this time. Instead, he brought the Easy Eye Sound Revue, which includes some of Nashville's best — and relatively unknown — musicians. With a few tracks from his 2017 album Waiting on a Song, Aurebach showcases his musical range behind the Tiny Desk.