Who’s excited for the long weekend? Anyone? Oh, right. We’ve been on a long weekend for nine weeks.
Here’s music news for May 15, 2020.
- Coronavirus update 1: The Hollywood Bowl has canceled its summer schedule.
- Coronavirus update 2: A bunch of music-themed cruises have been postponed until 2020.
- This will help: If you’re a musician who runs a livestream on Facebook, there’s now a way you will get paid. (Via Bobby)
- The Chainsmokers will host an online dance festival.
- Taylor Swift sold one of her two private jets. She needed two?
- Radiohead is on a mission to archive everything they’ve ever done.
- Ever noticed something weird about the volume of music on Spotify? This explains it.
- A possibility of our future: Experience bending.
- “The Baked Potato Duet.” Wait–what?
- If you’re watching a lot of TV these days–and who isn’t?–try this website. It will tell you the moment a TV show gets bad.
- Need a new Zoom background? Take a look at these music-related offerings.
- I was on another podcast. Give a listen to The Sonic Collective podcast.
- This is a big deal for Joy Division fans.
- Okay, so it’s not new System of a Down music. But still…
- Marilyn Manson has a new photo book.