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Random music news for Monday, July 8, 2024

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  1. There’s a growing feud between System of a Down’s Serj Tankian and Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons over things like ethnic cleansing and genocide.
  2. Weirdest concert of the year: Queens of the Stone Age playing the catacombs of Paris.
  3. Is there such a thing as the Toronto concert curse? Possibly.
  4. Noel Gallagher has an opinion about Glastonbury. Shocking.
  5. Noel Gallagher needs a knee replaced.
  6. Noel Gallagher isn’t talking to Dave Grohl.
  7. This would have been fun: Kings of Leon playing the F1 race at Silverstone.
  8. This guy is cycling across Canada visiting musical landmarks along the way.
  9. There’s a campaign to keep funding the very important Canadian Broadcast Museum Foundation.
  10. Ed Sheeran has a new gig outside of music. Nice one, Ed.
  11. Here come the Motley Crue avatars.
  12. This is a new “ethical” Al music generator. It sucks. (Via Sven)
  13. Over 100 million Americans have access to a paid streaming music service.
  14. So what will the new Labour government do for music in the UK? Here’s a guess.
  15. Justin Timberlake and Tiger Woods are opening a bar in Scotland.

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