Hank Jones, Joy Division, George Harrison, and Other Names From the Morning News

Hank Jones: 1918-2010.
-- NY Times: Hank Jones, who played piano behind Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Park, and, sometimes, with his brother Elvin, has died at 91.

-- NME: Schoolchildren and members of the Northern Chamber Orchestra will perform the music of Joy Division in Maccesfield, England, the hometown of singer Ian Curtis, who committed suicide 30 years ago today.

-- Rolling Stone: The Strokes, The Eagles, Monsters of Folk, The Black Keys, and Phish are among the 130 artists playing Austin City Limits Festival, October 8 to 10.

-- ElvisCostello.com: In a statement, Costello said he was backing out out of planned concerts in Israel: "I must believe that the audience for the coming concerts would have contained many people who question the policies of their government on settlement and deplore conditions that visit intimidation, humiliation or much worse on Palestinian civilians in the name of national security.

-- Billboard: Martin Scorsese says he's nearly finished with Living in the Material World: George Harrison, his documentary on the life of the former Beatles guitarist.

-- SPIN: These guys have got an early listen to a new Stone Temple Pilots track, Take a Load Off, from their self-titled May 25 release.

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