Published on June 22nd, 2015 | by Alan Cross0
Random Music News for Monday, June 22, 2015
Summer: Yay! Days are now getting shorter: Boo!
- Check out these photos of old-school MuchMusic VJs then and now.
- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame dismissed at least 16 members of the nominating committee.
- Eleven stories about the Beatles that–believe it or not–you may not have heard yet.
- KISS has invested in mini-golf courses. You read that right. How…rock’n’roll.
- Taylor Swift is “shocked and disappointed” by Apple Music…
- …but she was more than happy to help this couple announce their pregnancy.
- Vivian Campbell of Def Leppard says his cancer is back.
- Amy Winehouse’s old boyfriend says he had nothing to do with her OD death.
- Remember the old Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan Olympic figure skating feud from the 80s? It’s now a musical. (Via Tom)
- Nile Rodgers on the difficulty of making disco music.
- So what does David Byrne have planned next? This.
- Who pays when a band cancels a show and a tour?
- Here’s proof that French music doesn’t suck anymore.
- Roberta Flack is selling her place in the Dakota in NYC for almost $10 million.
- Animals review the new Apple Watch.
- We have a federal election this fall. Here’s a brief history of Canadian campaign songs.
- Why B-sides should be for everyone.
- Sum 41’s Deryck Whibley is back onstage after his health-and-drugs scare.