Random music news for Friday, March 26, 2021

This gives new meaning to the term “dirty money.” We’re number one! We’re number one! CA-NA-DA! Yay. And ew. Moving to music news for March 26, 2021.

  1. Here’s one way to help struggling bars during COVID. (Via Sean)
  2. Sharon Osbourne’s new problems have nothing to do with Ozzy.
  3. Why, Madge? Why?
  4. Why are eating disorders just a big problem in the music industry? Discuss.
  5. Roger Daltrey…Champagne?
  6. Wait: Johnny Rotten once wrote a song for Kate Bush? Yes.
  7. And the Sex Pistols are fighting over money. Again.
  8. But you know something? That Sex Pistols biopic currently in production looks pretty interesting.
  9. Interested in a book on sexism in music? Here you go. This looks good.
  10. Let’s ask Toyah Willcox and Robert Fripp about their Sunday Lunch videos.
  11. Now even the Harvard Business Review is writing about the NFT craze in music.
  12. Robots have been rapping for 100 years. Wait–what?
  13. This is fun: A 1963 article about CFNY’s David Marsden (then known as Dave Mickie).
  14. *Sigh* Another attempt to resurrect the cassette.
  15. This performer sings with someone else’s lungs. Again, wait–what? Oh.
  16. Will Clubhouse kill radio and podcasts? Let’s discuss that.
  17. If you’re a Stone Temple Pilots fan, you’ll want to take a look at this new reissue of Tiny Music

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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