Friday's Music Roundup

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NOEL GALLAGHER
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[Updated: 4:41 P.M.]

NEWS:

    BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG, THE EDGE, STEVIE WONDER, and NEIL DIAMOND Rock Cancer Telethon
    Musicians set to appear on Stand Up to Cancer telethon, airing tonight on all major networks at 8 P.M. [Spinner]
    JACK WHITE Produces WANDA JACKSON's New Record
    The White Stripes frontman also backing country singer's forthcoming The Party Ain't Over, out January 24. [NME]
    BROKEN SOCIAL SCENE Score ZACH GALIFIANAKIS Movie
    Canadian collective also offering new song "Not at My Best" for soundtrack to It's Kind of a Funny Story. [Pitchfork]
    EVAN DANDO To Rock With JULIANA HATFIELD
    Duo will perform two intimate shows as "Juliana & Evan" on September 29-30 in New York City. [Brooklyn Vegan]
    NOEL GALLAGHER: "No New Music Until I'm Done Changing Diapers"
    "My missus is nine months pregnant, so I'm not doing anything until well into next year," the ex-Oasis rocker says. [BBC]
    THE STROKES: Homecoming Gig for NYC Fashion Week
    Iggy Pop, Karen Elson, Gwen Stefani, and other musicians also join in the fashion week festivities. [SPIN]
    NO AGE Recruit Third Member for Tour
    L.A. noise-punk duo tap William Kai Strangeland-Menchaca to flesh out Everywhere in Between, out Sept. 28. [Spinner]
    Hear JAY-Z's Newest Signing, WILL SMITH's Daughter
    Nine-year-old Willow -- whose first single "Whip My Hair" gains internet buzz -- will release her debut album on Roc Nation. [SPIN]
    Brit Supergroup FREEBASS Break Up
    Primal Scream's Mani says ex-Joy Division / New Order bassist Peter Hook is "living off Ian Curtis' blood money." [NME]
    BRYAN FERRY Recruits KATE MOSS for Album Cover
    Cover depicts the model in the same pose as the 19th century Édouard Manet painting "Olympia." [NME]
    METALLICA to Release Live Album!
    The metal titans celebrate the end of their two-year-long Death Magnetic world tour with eight-song EP. [SPIN]
    LOU REED Makes SUSAN BOYLE Cry
    The Velvet Underground legend rejects her request to sing "Perfect Day" on America's Got Talent. [TMZ]
    VINCE NEIL Accused of Attacking Woman in Las Vegas
    Motley Crue singer allegedly grabbed and threw a woman against a wall inside an elevator. [MTV]
    New IRON & WINE Album Due in Early 2011
    Sam Beam and friends return with Kiss Each Other Clean, their first album since 2007's The Shepherd's Dog. [Pitchfork]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    LISTEN: A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS Cover DAVID BOWIE
    New York City's noise terrorists take on Thin White Duke's classic "Suffragette City." [Cover Me Songs]
    LISTEN: MAXIMUM BALLOON Track Featuring KAREN O
    Hear "Communion," a song off TV on the Radio member Dave Sitek's solo debut, with vocals from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs banshee. [MySpace]
    WATCH: WEEZER Unveil Raucous New "Memories" Video
    Rivers Cuomo and Co. team up with Jackass crew for tribute to old-school skateboarding flicks. [SPIN]
    WATCH: THE THERMALS Cover WEEZER
    Punk trio play "My Name Is Jonas" at their show in Bend, OR, Wednesday night. [Stereogum]
    LISTEN: THE VASELINES Stream New Album
    Hear Sex with an X, the Scot group's first new album in 20 years, before its Sept. 14 release date. [Guardian]

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