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World Class Rock Week-In-Review: 10/12/16

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  • The Rolling Stones officially announce Blue & Lonesome, forthcoming album of Blues covers (Paste)
  • Ed Sheeran seeks to dismiss excessively verbose copyright lawsuit (Stereogum)
  • Desert Trip: See photos of historic classic rock summit (Rolling Stone)
  • Watch Vincent perform new song, “Cruel” at David Lynch festival (Pitchfork)
  • These were David Bowie’s 25 favorite vinyl records (CoS)
  • Alt-J post studio picture ahead of third album (NME)
  • Watch Paul McCartney and Neil Young perform “A Day in the Life” at Desert Trip (UCR)
  • Green Day play “Why Do You Want Him?” live for the first time in 15 years (Spin)
  • Norah Jones: “2016 is a weird place to be” (Paste)
  • Patton Oswalt rocks the stars and stripes in new Weezer video (AV Club)
  • Depeche Mode plan new album Spirit, 2017 tour (Rolling Stone)
  • Foxygen tease new music in new video (Pitchfork)
  • John Lennon graphic novel revealed at New York Comic Con (NME)
  • Adele: “Bon Iver’s music is one of the true loves of my life” (CoS)
  • Rolling Stones Cover The Beatles’ “Come Together,” play new blues song at Desert Trip (UCR)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Kllinghoffer covers Radiohead’s “Spectre” live (Spin)
  • Radiohead guitarist Ed O’Brien announces plans for a solo album (Paste)
  • Brian Wilson talks mental illness, drugs and life after Beach Boys (Rolling Stone)
  • Sleater-Kinney was an answer on Jeopardy! tonight (Stereogum)
  • The Who compare themselves to Adele and Justin Bieber at Desert Trip (NME)
  • The xx announce fall 2016 tour (Pitchfork)
  • Roger Waters posts teaser video for upcoming Us and Them project (UCR)
  • Watch Liam Gallagher threaten to slap an Oasis fan in new Supersonic clip (Spin)
  • See Iggy Pop transform from high school debate king into Stooges wildman (Rolling Stone)
  • Wings of Love: Lykke Li and Miike Snow’s Andrew Wyatt talk new supergroup LIV (Pitchfork)
  • Of course Ken Bone was the drummer in a Christian rock band (CoS)
  • The Strokes are working on a new album, confirms band member (NME)
  • Roger Waters and The Who close out Desert Trip (UCR)
  • Gorillaz release another multimedia story, The Book of Russel (Spin)
  • See Billie Joe Armstrong awkwardly meet Joan Jett in Ordinary World clip (Rolling Stone)
  • Watch Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker’s old band Mink Mussel Creek reunite (Pitchfork)
  • Video of Father John Misty in college proves he wasn’t always so cool (CoS)
  • Michelle Williams in talks to star as Janis Joplin (UCR)
  • Here’s what Prince’s urn looks like (Spin)

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Phish – “Breath and Burning” (Fallon)

Norah Jones – “Flipside” (Fallon)

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