Music News

Random music news for Friday, January 12, 2024

Fact of the day: Space smells like burnt meat, gasoline, and booze. More facts via music news for January 12, 2024.

  1. Fox News believes that Taylor Swift is actually some kind of government psyop. No, really. The Pentagon actually had to issue a denial.
  2. Which radio format had the most top 20 hits in 2023? Let’s take a look.
  3. Where does the CRTC need to go when it comes to radio? Let’s take a look.
  4. Has Spotify DJ killed the radio star? Hell, no!
  5. The Finnish music community doesn’t want Israel to be eligible for Eurovision.
  6. Kanye is a building contractor’s nightmare. See?
  7. And Ye’s being sued for assault by a man who says he was left disfigured.
  8. Madonna 1, Museum 0.
  9. Two people have been arrested in Australia for plotting to kill four members of a drill group.
  10. There will be a Linda Ronstadt biopic with Selena Gomez in the lead role.
  11. On that same topic, here’s a trailer for the upcoming Amy Winehouse biopic.
  12. I wish George Carlin were alive so he could comment on this.
  13. This is long overdue: An archive dedicated to Black Canadian music.
  14. Time to start talking about Coachella. Who will headline? Here are a couple of guesses.
  15. Who are the most powerful people in Canadian music? Billboard aims to find out.

More music news? Check here.

BONUS: Write a caption for this. I date you.

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.

Alan Cross has 38134 posts and counting. See all posts by Alan Cross

Let us know what you think!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.