Random music news for Friday, January 13, 2023
Need a head transplant? Good news! And there’s more good news (I think) with music news for January 13, 2023.
- RIP Robbie Bachman, brother of Randy and the drummer in Bachman-Turner Overdrive.
- RIP Lisa Marie Presley, the only child of Elvis and the widow of Michael Jackson. It was a sudden heart attack.
- A Spotify price increase? Don’t bet against it.
- A good question: Who really owns Spotify?
- This guy may have taken his love of Spotify a bit too far.
- When Jeff Beck died earlier this week, Johnny Depp was apparently at his bedside.
- A poster for a Demi Lovato album has been banned for causing “serious offence to Christians.”
- These fans are still rockin’ after age 65. Why not?
- The Chainsmokers + threesomes = cringe.
- Here’s another weird design for a turntable.
- And Sony has a pretty cool new high-res music player. It’s branded as a Walkman, of course.
- Harry Styles is the latest to sue over fake merch.
- The Pocket Gods, a British indie band, has released a documentary on music streaming. (They hate it, by the way.)
- Interested in the history of Motown Records? Go here.
- AI is now narrating audiobooks.
- David Byrne and Fatboy Slim are heading to Broadway together.
- Here’s why anxiety is the enemy of musicians.
- What are the best times to post on social media? Read this.
BONUS: Watching a watermelon decompose at high-speed is oddly compelling.
One thought on “Random music news for Friday, January 13, 2023”
Hello! Glad I saw this ! At 73 years old I have a radio show in Fredericksburg Tx! It’s Texas rebel radio! No play list! Lol we play classic rock, Blue’s and country! I do lots of music 🎵 trivia! You can tune in going to Texas rebel radio.com! I am on 3 til 7pm cst! Looking forward to reading more from your listing! Big Daddy Waldo