Wednesday's Music Roundup

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[Updated: 6:19 P.M.]

NEWS:

    PARAMORE Kick Off U.S. Tour
    Hayley Williams and Co. celebrate their new album with a sold-out debut show in Pomona, CA. [SPIN]
    JAY-Z Meets IAN BROWN, Says 'Blueprint 3' Was 'Born in Manchester'
    Rapper and former Stone Roses frontman talk shop. [NME]
    DMX Set for Mixed Martial Arts Fight!
    Fresh out of prison, New York rapper is ready to brawl! [MTV]
    PEARL JAM's 'Backspacer' Hits No. 1!
    The Seattle alt-rockers rediscover their mojo, top charts for first time in 13 years with new album![SPIN]
    WEEZER Create Own Town for New Video
    Welcome to Weezerville, home of "(If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To". [MTV]
    KANYE WEST Throws Tantrum Backstage at Common Concert
    Rapper reportedly flips out at charity gig -- over chicken! [Oh No They Didn't]
    FINAL FANTASY Announces New Concept Album
    Arcade Fire collaborator preps Jan. 12 release about a "farmer named Lewis." [Pitchfork]
    DAVID BOWIE Preps Live Album, 'Space Oddity' Reissue
    New release documents the rocker's 2003 Reality tour. [Fact Mag]
    WILL SMITH to Host Nobel Prize Concert
    Olso event features performances by Wyclef Jean, Toby Keith, Donna Summer, and more. [AP]
    DJ AM's Death Ruled Accidental Overdose
    A lethal mix of cocaine and prescription painkillers was found in Adam Goldstein's body. [SPIN]
    FEVER RAY's Theatrical Show Wows in U.S. Debut
    Swede siren holds a sonic séance with tribal masks, lasers, and her bone-chilling vocals. [SPIN]
    SHINS Frontman Forms Band with DANGER MOUSE
    The new project is called Broken Bells... not Danger Shins or Shin Mouse. [Drowned in Sound]
    THOM YORKE Enlists FLEA, Others for L.A. Shows
    Producer Nigel Godrich, R.E.M./Beck drummer Joey Waronker also set for two live gigs. [SPIN]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    WATCH: SUNNY DAY REAL ESTATE Play 'Fallon Show'
    Reunited Seattle band rip through their classic tune "Seven"! [YouTube]
    LISTEN: Unreleased Live NIRVANA Song
    "Scoff," recorded live at a 1990 concert, arrives Nov. 3 on a 20th anniv. reissue of Bleach. [Pitchfork]
    WATCH: In the Studio: BLACK KEYS and MOS DEF!
    Get a behind-the-scenes look at the genre-bending duo recording their collaborative new album! [SPIN]
    DOWNLOAD: PAVEMENT's SPIRAL STAIRS Drops New Solo Song
    Get the psychedelic rock of "True Love"! [Matador]
    WATCH: WALE Rocks the Mic at SPIN HQ
    The D.C.-bred MC performs three songs at our in-office concert series! [SPIN]
    WATCH: Hot Song from 'NEW MOON' Live
    Grizzly Bear, Beach House debut "Slow Life," off the upcoming Twilight series soundtrack. [SPIN]
    LISTEN: CHRIS BROWN's Comeback Single
    In his first official track since the Rihanna incident, Brown boasts about his ability to control women. Cringe! [SPIN]
    WATCH: R.E.M. Drummer Reunites with Bandmates
    Bill Berry, who vacated his drum throne in 1997, jams onstage with Peter Buck and Mike Mills! [SPIN]
    DOWNLOAD: CHROMEO's New Song
    Montreal duo drop "Night By Night," their first new release in two years. [Green Label Sound]
    WATCH: RAVEONETTES' "Last Dance" Video
    Happy couple eat ice cream, surf, and feed pizza to seagulls -- there's even a singing crow! [Stereogum]
    DOWNLOAD: EL PERRO DEL MAR's "Change of Heart"
    Swede songstress gets funky on a track from her new release Love Is Not Pop. [Spinner]
    LISTEN: DEAD MAN'S BONES Debut Album
    Actor Ryan Gosling's spooky debut is streaming right now! [MySpace]
    LISTEN: JIMMY EAT WORLD Cover BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
    Arizona rockers stay faithful to original version of the Boss' "Take 'Em As They Come." [Twitter]
    LISTEN: KAREN O's 'WILD THINGS' Soundtrack!
    Members of YYYs, Deerhunter, and the Raconteurs contribute to the album -- hear it all free! [Imeem]

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