Week in Rock — July 28, 2013 at 8:00 am

The Week in Rock: July 21-27, 2013

Husker Du's Grant Hart

Welcome to the Week in Rock, where we round up all of the headlines posted on this site over the past week. This week featured posts about Grant Hart of Husker Du, Pixies, New Order, Public Image Ltd., Tears For Fears, Depeche Mode, The House of Love, New Model Army, Prefab Sprout, Midnight Oil, Kitchens of Distinction and more.

FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2013
‘120 Minutes’ Rewind: Depeche Mode meets MTV contest winner in London — 1991
Video: New Order plays ‘Love Vigilantes,’ ‘Regret’ on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’

Vintage Video: Public Image Ltd. live at ‘Rockpalast’ 1983 — watch full hour-long set
Pixies set Los Angeles, New York club runs, debut second video for ‘Bagboy’

Tears For Fears’ ‘The Hurting’ getting expanded reissue, 4-disc box set in October?
Bill Leeb proposes ‘Monsters of Industrial’ tour pairing Skinny Puppy, Front Line Assembly

TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
Playlist: Slicing Up Eyeballs Music Hour on Strangeways Radio; Episode 128, aired 7/23/13
Mick Karn ‘Birthday Download Day’ to honor late Japan and Dalis Car bassist, support family
New Model Army to release new album ‘Between Dog and Wolf’ in September
The House of Love to record November concerts in London for live CD/DVD set
Elvis Costello and The Roots debut ‘Walk Us Uptown’ — first single off ‘Wise Up Ghost’

MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013
Midnight Oil quashes reunion talk as band’s longtime manager Gary Morris quits
Prefab Sprout returns with new studio album ‘Crimson/Red’ this October
Kitchens of Distinction to release first album in 19 years this fall — hear first song sample
New releases: Grant Hart, Curt Smith, Julian Cope, Cabaret Voltaire, The Birthday Party

SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2013
Faye Hunter, of Let’s Active, 1954-2013
Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (7/21/13)



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