Here's the music news rundown for October 5th - 7th:
Blur are headlining Rock Werchter in Belgium next July and hinted other shows are planned for 2013.
Tickets for the annual Glastonbury Festival sold out in record time.
Drummer Barrett Martin announced a Mad Season boxset will be released March 12th and will included a remastered version of Above, a DVD with previously unreleased live footage, plus three new songs featuring Mark Lanegan.
Tori Amos played Radio City Music Hall on October 5th. Stream the audio archive of the show over at NPR. High quality video from Amos' October 3rd show in London is posted here.
Depeche Mode put a countdown clock on their official site. If you've read this blog recently, you shouldn't be surprised the clock counts down to October 23rd. Update - the band now confirms a press conference is scheduled for October 23rd at 1:30 pm Paris time, which will be webcast live
On Friday night, Morrissey kicked off his tour at Boston's Wang Theater. Take a look at some video and the set list from the show. Video from the next show in Connecticut is posted here.
New Order kicked off their tour in Oakland, California on Friday. The band played a set of classics as well as a few Joy Division songs. Watch some video and view the set list here.
Public Image Limited kicked off their tour in Miami on Friday. Take a look at some video from the show here.
Primal Scream played a session at Maida Vale studios in London for the BBC. Watch video from the session plus a pre-gig interview with Bobby Gillespie.
Stream some rare recordings from Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros over at NME.
This cover of the Ramones' "Pet Sematary" should never have happened.
Third Man Records announced the contents of Vault Package 14, which includes a Jack White double live album, Dead Weather photo book, and some Blunderbuss demos. Take a look at the package here.
Radiohead kicked off Austin City Limits' season 38 over the weekend. Watch the full telecast here.
A new Arcade Fire song, "Crucified Again" has surfaced. The band performed the song at a benefit last week and is the first time the song has been captured on film. Watch video of "Crucified Again" here and watch the band's full gig at the benefit here.
Muse performed on Saturday Night Live on October 6th. Watch the performance here. The band announced dates for a winter North American tour. View the full tour itinerary here.
Watch some great video of Adam Ant's recent show in Philadelphia here.