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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 6/29/16

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Led Zeppelin courtesy of Atlantic Records

Led Zeppelin courtesy of Atlantic Records

  • Led Zeppelin win in “Stairway to Heaven” trial (Rolling Stone)
  • Thom Yorke is surprised people still care about Radiohead (AV Club)
  • Jim Irsay buys Prince’s Yellow Cloud guitar for $137,500 at auction (Paste)
  • It looks like Aerosmith are going to call it quits after their next tour (Spin)
  • Radiohead encourage use of phones at concerts, ask fans to Periscope performance (CoS)
  • Beach Boys’ first recordings collected on new album (UCR)
  • The 1975Chvrches discuss how Brexit might affecting their touring plans (NME)
  • A look at the new Frank Zappa documentary Eat That Question (Pitchfork)
  • See Avett Brothers’ fiery “Satan Pulls the String” on Fallon (Rolling Stone)
  • Colin Hay enlists a Cuban animation legend for this exclusive video premiere (AV Club)
  • Bernie Worrell keyboardist for Parliament-Funkadelic dead at 72 (Paste)
  • Taylor Swift rescued Dave Grohl from looking stoned in front of Paul McCartney (Spin)
  • UK media is shocked grown woman Adele curses (CoS)
  • Steven Tyler releases title track from We’re All Somebody From Somewhere (UCR)
  • Death Cab For Cutie share first demo for “You Are A Tourist” (NME)
  • Watch Radiohead’s new Identikit short film (Pitchfork)
  • Hear Ramones’ early demo for “I Don’t Wanna Walk Around With You” (Rolling Stone)
  • Watch The Last Shadow Puppets cover David Bowie at Glastonbury (Stereogum)
  • Sinead O’Connor found safe after second police search this year (Paste)
  • Sinéad O’Connor calls bulls**t on reports of Chicago suicide scare (Spin)
  • Glastonbury honors Prince, Bowie, and Lemmy with magnificent sculptures (CoS)
  • Lily Allen’s new songs are some of her best ever, says Mark Ronson (NME)
  • Jenny Lewis’ band Nice as F–k surprise-release debut LP (Rolling Stone)
  • Father John Misty writes incredible essay about Jenny Lewis’ new band (Pitchfork)
  • Paul McCartney, Pearl Jam & more sign open letter to Congress for gun control (Paste)
  • David Byrne: “It’s not about taking away everyone’s guns” (Spin)
  • Bloomington based Hoops share “Cool 2″ (Stereogum)
  • Jimi Hendrix estate wins partial injunction against makers of Purple Haze liqueur (UCR)
  • The Claypool Lennon Delirium make their TV debut on Corden (CoS)
  • Michael Jackson talks Prince rivalry in new recordings (NME)
  • Twin Peaks take a bluesy “Walk to the One You Love” on Conan (Spin)

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The Strokes – “Threat of Joy” (Official Music Video)

Two Neil Youngs on a Tree Stump

Porches – “Car”

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