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Random music news for Monday, November 2, 2020.

One more dance before US election day.

And now, music news for November 2, 2020.

  1. Still with Trump, here’s a way of looking at the campaign’s playlist choices.
  2. Chuck D has some thoughts about old people as leaders.
  3. RIP, Mr. Connery. We’ll miss your singing.
  4. Adele turned down HUGE endorsement deals from diet companies.
  5. This is cool: The songs of the Sun and the planets.
  6. Knee surgery for Drake? Maybe.
  7. The royals can’t sing the national anthem. COVID rules.
  8. Apple added a new secret “button” to your iPhone. Here’s how to find and activate it.
  9. Lenny Kravitz will not play Marvin Gaye in the biopic.
  10. Maynard James Keenan has his own wine. And he has his own playlist for his grapes.
  11. What to do with old prairie grain elevators? Turn them into recording studios.
  12. The Joy Division podcast: This is excellent. (Via Tom)
  13. Billy Corgan got to see Eddie Van Halen’s recording studio. He was blown away.
  14. Lady Redneck? Probably a bad idea.

Alan Cross

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