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    Green Day Debut New Songs, Winehouse Tribute

    Green Day performed a "secret" show in Costa Mesa, CA, last week - one of the pop-punk group's tiniest club gigs in years. But lucky fans who managed to squeeze into Tiki Bar were treated to Billie Joe Armstrong and Co. debuting some 15 new songs. Security was strict for the event - no cell phones, cameras, or recording devices were allowed - although a few enterprising fans managed to capture (very muffled) audio of new tracks "Amy" and "Last Gang in Town." Hear them below, and check out the full setlist here. As the NME points out, "Amy" is most likely Armstrong's tribute to Amy Winehouse.

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    Wilco Preview Fall Album in Behind-the-Scenes Clip

    As they lead up to the September 27 release of The Whole Love, Wilco have posted a behind-the-scenes video of the making of their eighth album. Ever want to see guitarist Nels Cline shred like a maniac up close? Watch the clip here. The Chicago rockers cut the disc in their Loft studio, and the trailer offers an insider's view of their clubhouse. It also shows the group laying down the new tune "Art of Almost," which shows the boys having an absolute blast tearing through the heavy, fuzzed-out track. When SPIN caught up with frontman Jeff Tweedy to discuss the album, he said that tune in particular was inspired by Neil Young. "It's a sort of atmospheric song you might hear on Tonight's the Night," he says. "I don't know what happened to that song, to be honest.

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    Feist Debuts Gorgeous Tune from Fall LP 'Metals'

    On October 4, Feist will return with her new album Metals, the Canadian singer-songwriter's first since 2007's The Reminder, which spawned the massive hit single "1234." The first track from the set has hit the web - hear "How Come You Never Go There" here. For Metals, Feist ventured away from her hometown of Toronto, ON, for the laid-back environs of Big Sur, CA. And the album - which she laid down with longtime collaborators Chilly Gonzalez, Mocky, Brian LeBarton, and Bjork producer Valgeir Siggurdsson - mirrors the easy-going vibe of California's central coast. "How Come You Never Go There" is a breezy, piano-powered ballad with ramshackle guitars, sultry back-up vocals and, of course, Feist's smoky croon. Last month, SPIN caught a first-listen to the entire record.

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    Hear Trent Reznor's 'Dragon Tattoo' Score

    Trent Reznor revealed in January that he was teaming up with collaborator Atticus Ross to score director David Fincher's adaptation of Stieg Larsson's The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, set to hit theaters on December 21. The official website for the movie has just launched with trailers and character outlines - but perhaps the biggest asset on the site is a seven-minute preview of Reznor and Ross' contributions.

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    Radiohead Ready 'King of Limbs' Remix LP

    Over the past few months, Radiohead have released various artist remixes of tracks from their latest LP The King of Limbs through a 12-inch singles series. On October 11, the British art-rockers will collect those re-worked versions on a 2-CD collection titled TKOL RMX 1234567, which will be released on the band's own tbd records imprint. So far, remixes by Lone, Pearson Sound Scavenger, and Four Tet have hit the web — stream them below - but the final collection will also feature top electronic acts like Caribou, Modeselektor, the xx's Jamie xx, SBTRK, and 12 more. Check out the full tracklisting below. Radiohead, TKOL RMX 1234567 Tracklisting Disc 11. Caribou, "Little By Little Rmx"?2. Jacques Greene, "Lotus Flower Rmx"?3. Nathan Fake, "Morning Mr Magpie Rmx"?4. Harmonic 313, "Bloom Rmx"?5. Mark Pritchard, "Bloom Rmx"6. Lone, "Feral Rmx"7.

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    The Kills Bring Goth-Punk Blues to 'Fallon'

    The Kills just wrapped up the U.S. leg of their tour in New York City, and popped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to perform their single "Future Starts Slow," from their latest album Blood Pressures. Watch it here (via The Audio Perv). While they've been in non-stop promo mode since the album hit in April, Jamie Hince and Alison Mosshart look no worse for the wear on Fallon. In fact, they prove they're easily one of rock's hottest duos going - just watch Mosshart swivel her hips and toss her jet-black hair like a maniac at the 3:12 mark for proof. The Kills head to Europe this month for a string of festival dates, but return to the U.S. on September 4 for a slot at the Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle. Watch It: The Kills, "Future Starts Slow"

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    The Shins Return With Hot Bowie Cover

    James Mercer has revived the Shins with a new touring line-up - featuring Crystal Skulls' Yuuki Matthews, Modest Mouse drummer Joe Plummer, songwriter Richard Swift, and singer-songwriter Jessica Dobson - and the indie-pop group kicked off an eight-date tour in Eugene, OR on Monday. One highlight from the show: The group tore through a cover of David Bowie's "Ashes to Ashes," from his 1980 album Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps). Check out fan-shot footage below (via Pitchfork). The Shins pretty much nail Bowie's original, from the slap-funk bass riff and tinkling piano melody to Mercer's dead-on replication of the Thin White Duke's hiccupy yelp. Mercer has made no secret about his love of Bowie. In an interview with the L.A. Record in 2009, he admitted that if he could play his material for any artist, Bowie would be one.

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    Girls Go for a Joyride in Gorgeous "Vomit" Video

    On the epic track "Vomit," from their September album Father, Son, Holy Ghost, Girls' frontman Christopher Owens croons "I'm looking love, looking for love." Looks like he's found it — in the form of a lipstick red 1966 Ford Mustang, which is the centerpiece of their gorgeously shot new video for the song. Watch it here. Directed by Austin Rhodes, the clip offers slow-pan views of the American sports car: chrome fenders, white leather seats, glistening hubcaps and all. It's a subtle nod to classic horror movies Christine, particularly at the 1:10 mark when the headlights blast on and it takes off for a joyride in the streets of San Francisco, seemingly without the aid of a driver. "Vomit" isn't total auto fetish, however: Owens deigns to make a few cameos near the end of the video's almost seven-minute video. Turns out he's the dude behind the wheel.

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    Arctic Monkeys & Guest Drop New Song

    With their new single "The Hellcat Spangled Shalalala," the Arctic Monkeys included a B-side titled "Little Illusion Machine (Wirral Riddler)." But it's not a hard-and-fast Monkeys tune: Alex Turner and Co. have dropped the cut under their alias The Death Ramps, a pseudonym they've used since 2007. Hear it here (via Arctic Monkeys' Facebook). "Little Illusion Machine" features lead vocals from Miles Kane, who Turner collaborated with on the Last Shadow Puppets' spaghetti western-themed debut The Age of the Understatement. It's a blast of crunchy guitars, headbang-worthy drums, swaggering bass, and Kane's sneering croon. Josh Homme, who produced the Monkeys' 2009 effort Humbug, also looms large: That stinging guitar solo is straight out of the desert rock playbook. Hear It: The Arctic Monkeys, "Little Illusion Machine"

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    Bjork Releases Intimate 'Biophilia' Song "Virus"

    Bjork's ambitious iPad album Biophilia arrives September 27, but the Icelandic singer has already been releasing tunes, along with a series of apps. The latest is "Virus," which you can hear below. Compared to the previously leaked "Crystalline" and "Cosmogony," this is the most intimate song yet. As lyrics like "I see protein transmutate / I knock on your skin / And I am in" suggest, Bjork compares her quest for love to a virus' search for a host (um, ok!). But never has a song about human ailment sounded so seductive or beautiful. Hear It: Björk, "Virus"

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