Week in Rock — September 1, 2013 at 3:19 pm

The Week in Rock: Aug. 25-31, 2013

The Replacements

Photo via themegnog

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 The Replacements, The Cure, Roddy Frame, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Throwing Muses, The Church, Nine Inch Nails, Sebadoh, Butthole Surfers, The Chills and more.

FRIDAY, AUG. 30, 2013
‘120 Minutes’ Rewind: MTV Europe checks in with The Jesus and Mary Chain — 1992
The Church’s Steve Kilbey and Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs to play together in L.A.

THURSDAY, AUG. 29, 2013
Throwing Muses return with album/book ‘Purgatory/Paradise’ — hear 2 new songs
Roddy Frame to perform Aztec Camera’s ‘High Land, Hard Rain’ at 3 U.K. shows this December
The Chills to release triple LP live set ‘Somewhere Beautiful’ this fall
ZTT Records to celebrate 30th anniversary with new ‘Organization of Pop’ compilation

TUESDAY, AUG. 27, 2013
Stream: Galaxie 500’s Dean Wareham, ‘Love is Colder Than Death’ — off upcoming mini-LP
Butthole Surfers to reissue 4 out-of-print Touch and Go albums on vinyl this fall
Sebadoh drops by Seattle’s KEXP for 4-song set, interview — watch full performance

MONDAY, AUG. 26, 2013
Nine Inch Nails streams ‘Hesitation Marks’ in full a week ahead of album’s release
Listen to The Replacements’ first concert in 22 years — stream full 75-minute Riot Fest set
The Cure books Texas arena gig between Austin City Limits Festival headlining dates
New releases: The Suburbs, Ministry, Tears For Fears, The Godfathers, Bad Manners

SUNDAY, AUG. 25, 2013
The Replacements at Riot Fest: Photos, video, setlist from first ’Mats show in 22 years
Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (8/25/13)



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