Random music news for Friday, December 30, 2022

Ken Bulge” actually sounds like a good name for a band. And here’s a good run at music news for December 30, 2022.

  1. RIP Canadian folk legend Ian Dyson. He’s died at the age of 89.
  2. The next version of Apple CarPlay looks pretty, pretty, pretty cool.
  3. Remember Wednesday’s dance to The Cramps’
  4. “Goo Goo Muck” in that Netflix series? It’s now a figure skating routine.
  5. Some ancient handwritten Drake lyrics were rescued from a dumpster and are going to be auctioned for big dollars.
  6. If you missed U2’s performance at the Kennedy Center Honors, here you go.
  7. This is one serious Grateful Dead fan.
  8. Nice one, Meek Mill. This outlines a big issue with the bail system in the US.
  9. Has Kanye West gone missing? He has if you’re trying to serve him legal papers.
  10. Meanwhile, British rapper Theophilus London has been reported missing by his family.
  11. Spotify stock has dropped 70% this year. Can it rebound in 2023?
  12. Rapper Coolio died without a will. That’s never a good thing, right children?
  13. Coming in 2023: Ukrainian hardcore, Nigerian alté, and bloghouse.
  14. The DJ and the war crimes.
  15. What is an “album?” There’s a lawsuit over that definition.

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Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “Random music news for Friday, December 30, 2022

  • December 30, 2022 at 8:10 am
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    Ian Dyson? He’s died? Someone needs more coffee…

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