Thursday's Music Roundup

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[Updated: 12:49 P.M.]

NEWS:

    LES SAVY FAV Announce New Album
    Root for Ruin drops on September 14 via Frenchkiss. [Pitchfork]
    THE NATIONAL Wow a Hometown Crowd at Radio City
    The Brooklyn band move up to the big leagues in their New York City tour return. [SPIN]
    TORTOISE and SONIC YOUTH's THURSTON MOORE Join BECK's Record Club
    Artists recorded a "broad spectrum of music," says Tortoise's Douglass McCombs. [Time Out Chicago]
    'GLEE' Add COLDPLAY Music
    "We're sorry, you can have our catalog," the Brit-rockers tell the hit Fox show's creator, Ryan Murphy. [SPIN]
    THE WALKMEN Unveil New Album
    The 11-song Lisbon, produced by St. Vincent/Thermals knob-twiddler John Congleton, drops Sept. 14. [Pitchfork]
    BEN FOLDS and Brit Author NICK HORNBY Announce Album Details
    Lonely Avenue, out Sept. 28, features lyrics by the High Fidelity scribe and music from the piano man. [Nonesuch]
    JACK WHITE and CONAN O'BRIEN to Release Live Album!
    Their June 10 set at White's Nashville HQ features the rocker joining on a cover of Eddie Cochran's "20 Flight Rock." [Third Man Records]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    WATCH: DEER TICK Rock 'LETTERMAN'
    Rhode Island rock'n'roll band play "Baltimore Blues No. 1" in their network television debut. [YouTube]
    DOWNLOAD: New EELS Single
    Get "Looking Up," the first single from the band's August 24 release Tomorrow Morning. [Eels]
    WATCH: GASLIGHT ANTHEM Covers PEARL JAM
    New Jersey balladeers play "State of Love and Trust," plus a song off their new album. [SPIN]
    WATCH: PAULY SHORE Stars in EMINEM Album Ad
    The actor is disappointed in Eminem's new album because it lacks the funny accents Relapse had. [YouTube]
    LISTEN: TAYLOR MOMSEN's Debut EP
    The Gossip Girl starlet debuts new songs with her ferocious rock band, the Pretty Reckless. [SPIN]
    WATCH: DEVO Revives New Wave on 'Letterman'
    Electro-pop pioneers play "Fresh," of their SPIN-approved album, their first new material since 1990! [SPIN]
    WATCH: JAMIE LIDELL's Stripped-Down Black Cab Session
    The Brit loops vocals through a mini amp and croons in a moving cab. [Urb]
    LISTEN: JAY-Z and DR. DRE Collabo Leaks
    The Dr. and Hova rap about drugs, Tiger Woods, and gun-toting NBA star Gilbert Arenas on "Under Pressure." [SPIN]

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