Funeral day with more than 4.1 billion people watching the coverage. Did you get the day off? Me, neither. I had to write music news for September 19, 2022.
- Chris Cornell’s widow has a few things to say about his death.
- Slipknot has re-released all their old videos in HD.
- Mariah Carey’s long-lost rock album is coming out. You read that correctly.
- If you’re an artist, you need to be on Instagram. Here’s how to get the most out of that.
- Billy Corgan is now engaged.
- This Czech village is Ground Zero when it comes to the turntable revival
- Lil Nas X has a weird new job.
- Metallica has a new release of their Blackened Whiskey. Is there anywhere in Canada that sells it?
- Independent radio stations in the UK are getting KILLED by high energy bills.
- The days of touring behind the Iron Curtain sounded fun. See?
- A “wealth festival?” Yep.
- Phantom of the Opera, which has been running on Broadway for 35 years, is going to close.
- This definitely triggered me. (Via Peter)
- Well, that was nice. Very nice, Bad Bunny. You’re a Good Bunny.
- I was on the Talking Blues podcast. Listen here.
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BONUS: In memory of Her Majesty. Or something.
BONUS BONUS That was one slick and sexy truck accident.
BONUS BONUS BONUS: Here’s a modest proposal for some post-Queen Elizabeth Canadian currency. I like it.