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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 9/21/16

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Adele

Adele

  • Adele: I owe 90% of my career to Amy Winehouse (Rolling Stone)
  • Bon Iver debuts new song “8 (circle)” on Fallon (CoS)
  • Sting’s “50,000” was inspired by the deaths of David Bowie and Prince (UCR)
  • My Morning Jacket’s Jim James announces his second solo album (AV Club)
  • Coldplay to release new version of A Head Full Of Dreams album (NME)
  • Phantogram sink into “Same Old Blues” on new song (Spin)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers announce 2017 North American tour (Paste)
  • Hear lost Temple of the Dog song “Angel of Fire” (Rolling Stone)
  • Gorillaz launch Instagram account, career-spanning timeline (Pitchfork)
  • Elton John plans to stop releasing new albums (UCR)
  • Thom Yorke unveils new solo song “Coloured Candy” (CoS)
  • Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago checks into rehab (AV Club)
  • Lineup for Prince Tribute Concert officially announced (Paste)
  • Green Day postpone first gigs of tour as infection strikes band (NME)
  • Smiths drummer Mike Joyce fights british supermarket over pig candy (Pitchfork)
  • Dirty Projectors are back (Spin)
  • See Ike & Tina Turner’s explosive James Brown cover (Rolling Stone)
  • La Sera announce new Queens EP, share title track (CoS)
  • Neil Young protests Dakota Access Pipeline with new song, “Indian Givers” (UCR)
  • Warpaint share new song “Whiteout” (Stereogum)
  • Adele not touring again for another ten years (NME)
  • Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, and Ringo Starr reminisce (Spin)
  • She & Him announce second holiday album, Christmas Party (Paste)
  • Watch Jeff Tweedy Crack Jokes on @Midnight (Pitchfork)
  • Iggy Pop to revisit Post Pop Depression for concert film, live album (Rolling Stone)
  • Man Man frontman Honus Honus goes solo on new single “Oh No!” (CoS)
  • Bruce Springsteen was so depressed he didn’t want to get out of bed (UCR)
  • Laura Jane Grace gets Topshop to pull $700 Against Me! jacket (Stereogum)
  • Courtney Barnett says her next album might be just me and a piano (NME)
  • Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is a ex-punk family man in ordinary world (Spin)
  • Listen to Beach Slang cover Japandroids’ “Younger Us” (Pitchfork)

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Kings Of Leon – “Waste A Moment”

Jack White – “Sugar Never Tasted So Good” (Later with Jools Holland)

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