Pop Culture Roundup March 22, 2007

As rumored, Paul McCartney has signed a deal with the new Hear Music label, launched by Starbucks and the Concord Music Group. His first release under the new arrangement is due out in June.

"This is something I’ve been working on for a little while now," McCartney said of the David Kahne-produced album...."A lot of it’s very personal to me.Tthe songs are in some ways a little bit retrospective. Some of them are of now, some of them hark back to the past, but all of them are songs I’m very proud of."


The first one isn't even out yet, but another "Nancy Drew" film is already planned.

Warners opens "Nancy Drew" on June 15, reviving the franchise after a decades-long absence from the bigscreen. Pic, directed by Fleming, has the teen detective accompanying her father on a business trip to Los Angeles, where she happens upon clues to a murder mystery involving a movie star.


The Sci Fi Channel has upped its order of season 4 "Battlestar Galactica" episodes from 13 to 22.


Yet more teasers and pics from the upcoming third season are up at the official "Doctor Who" site.


Beatles LP covers in Lego!