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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 8/31/16

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  • Bon Iver premieres new song “33 “GOD”” (CoS)
  • Bon Iver’s new song “33 ‘God’” samples Paolo Nutini (Pitchfork)
  • Hear Led Zeppelin’s previously unreleased song “Sunshine Woman” (UCR)
  • Listen to Wilco’s new Beatles inspired single, “Someone to Lose” (Paste)
  • Sting says his new album is inspired by the “immortal” David Bowie (NME)
  • John Lennon’s killer Mark David Chapman denied parole for ninth time (Rolling Stone)
  • Liam Gallagher confirms plans to release solo album (Spin)
  • Local Natives preview new album with soulful “Coins” (CoS)
  • Jimmy Eat World shares new song “Sure And Certain” (Stereogum)
  • Hamilton Leithauser and Rostam share new song “When The Truth Is…” (Pitchfork)
  • Bruce Springsteen breaks his record for longest U.S. show twice in one week (UCR)
  • Sleigh Bells detail Jessica Rabbit, share new track “It’s Just Us Now” (Paste)
  • Coldplay pay tribute to Gene Wilder with “Pure Imagination” cover (NME)
  • David Crosby plots fall tour behind Lighthouse LP (Rolling Stone)
  • Eddie Vedder joins Elvis Costello, Band of Horses and more at Ohana Festival (Spin)
  • Real Estate mixing fourth LP, share clip of new song (CoS)
  • Smash Mouth frontman Steve Harwell is recovering after falling on stage (A.V. Club)
  • Watch the National’s Matt Berninger and Andrew Bird cover Lou Reed (Pitchfork)
  • The Rolling Stones’ EXHIBITIONISM set to make its North American debut (Paste)
  • CRX, The Strokes’ Nick Valensi’s new band, announce debut album (NME)
  • Warren Haynes, Avett Brothers set for All-Star Jerry Garcia tribute (Rolling Stone)
  • CHVRCHES paid tribute to Harambe at Reading Festival this weekend (Spin)
  • Radiohead, Arcade Fire, Morrissey turned into Garbage Pail Kids (CoS)
  • Graham Nash opens up about rift with David Crosby, but won’t rule out reunion (UCR)
  • Pixies, Courtney Barnett and more releasing tapes for Cassette Store Day (Pitchfork)
  • Flea isn’t fazed by Fox News host (NME)
  • Reports say LCD Soundsystem canceled Asian tour to work on new album (Paste)
  • Remembering the Beatles’ final concert (Rolling Stone)
  • Dave Grohl and Prophets of Rage Covered MC5’s “Kick Out the Jams” (Spin)
  • Boxed In shares new song and video for “Forget” (Stereogum)
  • Jack White plays in celebrity baseball game (Pitchfork)

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Coldplay “A Head Full Of Dreams” (Official Video)

Angel Olsen “Shut Up Kiss Me” (Colbert)

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