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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 7/20/16

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Wilco

  • Wilco announce new album, Schmilco, share “If I Ever Was a Child” (CoS)
  • Wilco celebrate their Star Wars anniversary with a new song, “Locator” (Spin)
  • Beck announces fall tour (Pitchfork)
  • Mick Jagger fathers eighth child at age of 72 (NME)
  • Jeff Buckley’s record collection gets an interactive website (AV Club)
  • Led Zeppelin to reissue BBC Sessions with eight unheard tracks (UCR)
  • Jack White named to Nashville Gender Equality Council (Rolling Stone)
  • Elvis Costello & The Imposters announce U.S. fall tour dates (Paste)
  • Can you answer these Foo Fighters trivia questions? (CoS)
  • Watch Michael J. Fox and Coldplay perform songs from Back to the Future (Spin)
  • My Morning Jacket release new song “The First Time” off Roadies soundtrack (Pitchfork)
  • Bono reportedly rescued by armed police during Nice terror attack (NME)
  • JEFF The Brotherhood share new song “Punishment” (Stereogum)
  • Sting plans a return to Rock on his next album (UCR)
  • Bonnaroo ticket sales reportedly hit all-time low in 2016 (Paste)
  • David Gilmour treats Pompeii to rare performance of “The Great Gig in the Sky” (CoS)
  • The National’s Matt Berninger likens Donald Trump to Ronald McDonald (Spin)
  • Prince bought the Purple Rain house (Pitchfork)
  • Queens Of The Stone Age tease what to expect from next album (NME)
  • Keith Richards thinks The Rolling Stones will be together until they die (UCR)
  • Here’s your yearly update on the new Gorillaz album (AV Club)
  • Hear David Crosby’s tender “Things We Do for Love” off new album (Rolling Stone)
  • Listen to every J Mascis guitar solo from Dinosaur Jr.’s new album (Paste)
  • Car Seat Headrest cover David Bowie’s “Blackstar” during in-studio session (CoS)
  • Watch Paul McCartney and Bob Weir perform together live (NME)
  • PJ Harvey shares thumping new song, “Guilty” (Spin)
  • Queen’s publishers say Donald Trump ignored request to stop using song (UCR)
  • Against Me! announce new album Shape Shift With Me (Pitchfork)
  • See Rufus Wainwright’s cover “Hallelujah” backed by 1,500 singers (Rolling Stone)
  • Watch the reunited Broken Social Scene play a new song, “Gonna Get Better” (Spin)
  • David Bowie’s personal art and furniture collection will go up for auction (Paste)
  • Tame Impala tease Currents Deluxe Edition (Pitchfork)
  • Keith Richards criticizes The Beatles as a live band (NME)
  • Sleigh Bells new song “Hyper Dark” (Stereogum)
  • Leon Russell in stable condition after heart attack (UCR)

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Sting – “Next to You” (Kimmel)

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “First World Problem”

The Strokes – “OBLIVIUS” (Official Lyric Video)

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