Random music news for Friday, February 26, 2021

I like this. It’s a font that helps you remember more when you’re studying. It’s called Sans Forgetica. See what they did there? Now some music news for February 26, 2021.

  1. Lady Gaga’s dog walker was shot and her two French bulldogs were stolen.
  2. This sounds like an interesting browser extension. What would the web look like without the big tech companies?
  3. What’s the deal with artists and prosthetic makeovers?
  4. This two-piece German band has turned their van into a one-person concert hall.
  5. BTS has covered Coldplay’s “Fix You” in Korean.
  6. Daft Punk’s streaming numbers continue to rocket higher following their breakup announcement.
  7. Did you love Britain’s Q magazine before it went out of business last summer? Some of the editors are returning with a newsletter called The New Cue. (See what they did there?)
  8. Will podcasting help or harm the future of Hollywood? (Via Bobby)
  9. A graphic novel about Blondie is coming. (Via Brent)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ 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.

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