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Random music news for Friday, March 25, 2022

The oldest recorded joke in the world dates to maybe 3,300 BCE and involves farts. Yeah, we’ve evolved. Now for some music news for March 25, 2022.

  1. This completely paralyzed ALS patient, using a brain implant, asked to hear some Tool be played very, very loud.
  2. The Foo Fighters have signed to perform at the Grammy Awards.
  3. Into model trains? So are these rock stars.
  4. A Prince museum exhibit is ready to open in Chicago.
  5. Justin Bieber is dealing with a couple of defamation suits.
  6. Silverchair’s Daniel Johns was in a car accident. He needs rehab.
  7. Is Spotify about to get into NFTs?
  8. And what is this “user choice billing” that Spotify is talking about?
  9. Police in BC are appealing for help in finding this lost guitar.
  10. Dispute this: TV awards shows are boring.
  11. Need an outdoor speaker? IKEA has a new one.
  12. And the world’s top producer these days is…Yeah, that makes sense.
  13. How is THIS for a new music venue? Cooooool.
  14. The Tragically Hip and Canadian Tire are working together on this campaign. Read more about it here. (Via Sean)

More news? Check here.

BONUS: Is it cake? (We’re running out of ideas for game shows.)

Alan Cross

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