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On to music news for July 10, 2020.
- Coronavirus update 1: Aid to the Canadian music industry is officially coming from the Heritage Ministry. Good.
- Coronavirus update 2: Quebec is concerned about bars flouting COVID-19 rules.
- Coronavirus update 3: Forecasts for the music business are getting worse.
- Sharon Osbourne is not a fan of Kanye West.
- Interesting: A study of pop music suggests music is getting faster and happier. Now? With everything that’s happening? Go figure.
- Talking Heads drummer Chris Frantz has a memoir coming. He’s still married to bass player Tina Weymouth, too.
- What’s this subscription thing Twitter is working on?
- Today’s anti-Trump song is a new one from Sudbury’s Ashley Joanisse. Listen to “Blue Wave” here. (Via DB)
- Metallica is making some very interesting investments.
- Fake live concert streams? Yep. These scams are real.
- Lana Del Rey has a new book of poetry.
- Paranormal Ozzy?