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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 7/16/14

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  • Radiohead to begin recording ninth album in September (Billboard)
  • Nebraska teen scores selfie with Paul McCartney and Warren Buffett (SPIN)
  • Interpol announces fall tour dates (A.V. Club)
  • Neil Young & Crazy Horse cancel Tel Aviv concert (Rolling Stone)
  • Spoon announce vinyl gratification program with indie record stores (Pitchfork)
  • R.I.P. Tommy Ramone (Stereogum)
  • Tommy Ramone: his story as told to Legs McNeil (Billboard)
  • Jackson Browne announces new album and fall 2014 tour (UCR)
  • Conor Oberst’s name cleared; rape accuser admits she lied (SPIN)
  • This year’s Austin City Limits will have lavish “Golden Porta Potty” (Stereogum)
  • Radiohead and Mumford & Sons songs to be given mariachi makeover in film (NME)
  • Watch the Pitchfork Music Festival live all weekend (Pitchfork)
  • Eddie Vedder’s anti-war rant outrages Israeli Pearl Jam fans (SPIN)
  • Weird Al returns with parodies of Daft Punk, Pharrell (Paste)
  • Young The Giant challenges Weezer to Frisbee battle (Billboard)
  • Gregg Allman biopic filmmakers turn themselves into police (UCR)
  • Cold War Kids announce new album (CoS)
  • Jake Bugg: “Dolly Parton is pretty cool” (NME)
  • Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears fall again (Rolling Stone)
  • Sufjan Stevens, Phosphorescent to contribute to Arthur Russell tribute (Paste)
  • Arcade Fire, Mac DeMarco, more make Polaris Prize shortlist (Pitchfork)
  • Watch Lykke Li’s post-apocalyptic dance video for “Gunshot” (CoS)
  • Hear the Jerry Garcia Band play “Mission In The Rain” Live (Rolling Stone)
  • Largest illegal record pressing plant in Europe discovered by police (NME)
  • Billy Joel’s mother dies (UCR)
  • Jenny Lewis calls celebrity friends for “Just One Of The Guys” video (Paste)


Tweedy – “Summer Noon” (Official Video)

“Born in the U.S.A.” Prank

Phish – “Waiting All Night” (Fallon)


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