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Random music news for Friday, April 15, 2022

This woman waited until age 105 to get tattooed. Interesting bucket list item. Moving on to music news for Good Friday, April 15, 2022.

  1. Looking for your TikTok video to go viral? Read this.
  2. Only two more weeks of fan voting for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. You can vote here.
  3. Not THOSE Beatles.
  4. Devo vs. Richard Branson.
  5. Well, it is the most-downloaded song in the history of iTunes, so okay
  6. If you’re a fan of AC/DC, you should be watching Beyond the Thunder. Go here.
  7. Uh, thanks Kenny?
  8. Is it possible to separate the art from the artists? This column says “no.”
  9. Well, yes, Killswitch Engage is impressive. See?
  10. Apparently, one of every four songs on Spotify has been streamed 100 times or less. (Got this one from Popbitch.)

More music news? Look here.

BONUS: Slipknot came to the rescue of a fan in Winnipeg. Gotta take care of the Maggots, you know? (Via Tom)

@alissa.without.a.why Slipknot is amazing! Winnipeg concert April 11, 2022. @Slipknot ♬ original sound – Alissa

Alan Cross

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