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Tuesday’s Music Roundup

CONTINUALLY UPDATED: All you need to know about music today -- plus songs and videos.

[Updated: 5:57 P.M.]

NEWS:

    DAVE MATTHEWS BAND Announces Summer Tour
    Opening acts include Sharon Jones, Felice Brothers, Zac Brown Band, Raphael Saadiq and more! [SPIN]
    OF MONTREAL Kick Off East Coast Tour
    The Baltimore opener features a new song, lots of rock’n’roll guitar, and a perfect cover of a Jackson 5 hit! [SPIN]
    “HOPE FOR HAITI NOW” Telethon Raises $61 Millions, Tops Charts
    83 million U.S. viewers tuned in at various points of the telecast; Timberlake’s version of “Hallelujah” hits No. 1 on iTunes. [Reuters]
    WILCO Offers Concert Download to Benefit Haiti
    Band’s 2009 show in Brooklyn featuring Grizzly Bear and Feist among those available. Click here for details. [SPIN]
    APPLES IN STEREO Announce New Album
    The band’s seventh album, Travelers in Space and Time, drops April 20 via Elijah Wood’s Simian Records. [Spinner]
    THEM CROOKED VULTURES, AC/DC to Headline Download Fest
    Deftones, Stone Temple Pilots, Wolfmother, and Motorhead will also rock the UK fest. [NME]
    MY BLOODY VALENTINE, THE JAM, ELO Members on New PAUL WELLER Album
    Wake Up the Nation drops April 12. [Paul Weller News]
    SPIRITUALIZED to Play ‘Ladies & Gentleman’ Album at ATP
    Hope Sandoval, Cold Cave, and more also added to the Matt Groening-curated Brit fest. [GigWise]
    DRAKE, KE$HA, MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK Added to Bamboozle Lineup
    Relient K, Minus the Bear, and more will also rock the East Rutherford, NJ, fest in May. [Bamboozle ]
    JOAN JETT & STARS Rock ‘RUNAWAYS’ Party at Sundance
    The SPIN-sponsored event brings out the film’s actors to hear Jett play her greatest hits prior to the festival premiere. [SPIN]
    ROCKERS Help HAITI All Weekend Long
    We round up all the benefits, from Friday night’s telethon to Sunday night’s intimate Radiohead show in L.A. [SPIN]
    RADIOHEAD Perform Haiti Benefit in L.A.
    Thom Yorke & Co. perform 24 songs — including a newbie — and raise $572,000 for earthquake victims. [SPIN]
    DEVO Talk New Album
    “We were little kids back then, you know?” says Mark Mothersbaugh. “Now we’re like damaged old men.” [Paste]
    COLD WAR KIDS Start Tour with New Songs
    Big blustery tunes you can sing and dance to highlight their L.A. debut. [SPIN]
    THE NATIONAL Preps U.S. Tour, New Album
    Brooklyn-based indie rockers ramp up for release of their fifth studio effort in May. [SPIN]
    PAVEMENT Announce ‘Best Of’ Tracklist
    Fully remastered 23-song album drops March 9. [Matador Records]
    CONAN O’BRIEN Squeezes NBC for Big Bucks on Final Show
    Guest Tom Hanks arrives to the Beatles’ “Lovely Rita,” which, Tweets Roots drummer and Fallon bandleader, costs over $500,000. [Twitter]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    WATCH: YEAH YEAH YEAHS Premiere New Video!
    Plus: Go behind the scenes with Karen O — who transforms into an Elvira-esque witch! [SPIN]
    LISTEN: PASSION PIT Remix LADY GAGA
    Cambridge, MA, electro rockers give “Telephone” the techno treatment. [YouTube]
    LISTEN: New JOANNA NEWSOM Song!
    The stripped down, harp-and-voice track “’81,” arrives Feb. 23 on the triple album Have One on Me.[Drag City]
    WATCH: Trailer for ANIMAL COLLECTIVE’s New Movie
    The band’s visual spectacle ODDSAC premieres tonight at Sundance — and this 30-second clip features a dude with smoke coming out of his head. [YouTube]
    LISTEN: PHOENIX Cover BOB DYLAN
    The French popsters cut “Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands” from 12 to five minutes on this acoustic rendition. [The Tripwire]
    WATCH: AC/DC’s ‘IRON MAN 2′ Video
    PLUS: Details on the Aussie hard rockers’ soundtrack for the much-anticipated sequel starring Robert Downey, Jr. [SPIN]
    LISTEN: MIDLAKE’s New Album
    Texas band leak their second album, The Courage Of Others, a week before its official Feb. 2 release. [NPR]
    WATCH: JACK WHITE Directs Video for THE BLACK BELLES
    See the trailer for the band’s tune “What Can I Do?” at White’s Third Man Records. The full-length is “coming soon.”[Third Man Records]
    LISTEN: New MASSIVE ATTACK Song, Featuring DAMON ALBARN
    Bristol duo and Blur frontman get dark, groovy on “Saturday Come Slow.” [Stereogum]
    LISTEN: KEVIN DEVINE & MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA Cover Each Other’s Songs
    The two emotionally charged folk acts post free exclusive covers online. [Spinner]
    WATCH: LCD SOUNDSYSTEM In the Studio
    James Murphy gives preview of upcoming album with new clip. [Vimeo]
    WATCH: NEIL YOUNG, BECK, WILL FERRELL, ZZ TOP Play “Free Bird” on CONAN’s Final ‘Tonight Show’
    Orange-haired host says “goodbye” with hilarious run through the Lynyrd Skynyrd classic. [Hulu]
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