Week in Rock — October 27, 2013 at 12:01 am

The Week in Rock: Oct. 20-26, 2013

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, circa 2012

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 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, The Darlking Buds, Bob Mould, The Cure, Jona Lewie, The Sugarcubes, Throwing Muses, The Cult, Danny Elfman and more — plus we shared our very belated September/October mixtape.

FRIDAY, OCT. 25, 2013
The Darling Buds reunite for special one-off concert in London next April
Premiere: Jona Lewie tells story of ‘Kitchen at Parties’ for new Stiff Records 7-inch box set
‘120 Minutes’ Rewind: The Sugarcubes discuss their ‘optimistic complaints’ — 1989

THURSDAY, OCT. 24, 2013
Throwing Muses debut video for ‘Sunray Venus’ — off first new album in 10 years
Hey, those free Slicing Up Eyeballs stickers now come with bonus Riot Grrrl Riot stickers
Vintage Video: Watch The Cure’s out-of-print 1984 concert film ‘Live in Japan’

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23, 2013
Bob Mould to celebrate 25 years of ‘Workbook’ at San Francisco’s Noise Pop fest
Legendary C86 indie-pop cassette to be reissued in expanded 2CD set in 2014
The Cult bringing ‘Electric 13’ tour back to North America this December
Selections from Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Top 100 Albums of 1987 — a Spotify playlist

TUESDAY, OCT. 22, 2013
Playlist: Slicing Up Eyeballs Music Hour on Strangeways Radio; Episode 134, aired 10/22/13
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds to release ‘Live From KCRW’ on Record Store Day’s Black Friday
Video: Oingo Boingo’s Danny Elfman sings publicly for first time in 18 years
Stream: Bad Religion tears up ‘O Come, O Come Emmanuel’ — off punk Christmas LP

MONDAY, OCT. 21, 2013
Jim Kerr to Simple Minds fans: ‘We still need to have a lot more people’ at New York show
Stream/Download: Auto Reverse — Slicing Up Eyeballs Mixtape (September/October 2013)
Contest: Win tickets to see Johnny Marr in Anaheim, Calif., on Halloween
New releases: Tears For Fears, Morrissey, The Waterboys, Billy Bragg, Pixies, The Mission

SUNDAY, OCT. 20, 2013
Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (10/20/13)



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