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Random music news for Saturday, December 10, 2022

What did the world search for on Google this year? This. And this is what we have for music news for December 10, 2022.

  1. Celine Dion has been diagnosed with an incurable neurological condition called Stiff Person’s Syndrome. It’s bad.
  2. RIP Jet Black, drummer with The Stranglers. He’d been ill for some time.
  3. Tina Turner’s son has reportedly died at the age of 62.
  4. Amazon is going to try to take a shot at TikTok with this new feature.
  5. When it comes to music, a new survey says that Gen Z’s and Millennials prefer….classic rock?
  6. A gotta say that I love Canada’s new Goth toonie.
  7. There are now at least 612 million subscribers to streaming music services on the planet.
  8. Metallica knows they’re international so they’ve released their latest lyric video in multiple languages.
  9. This is fun: “Songs We Like by Artists We Don’t.
  10. A good read: What Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter means for music.
  11. Here’s a fine history of Toronto’s legendary Horseshoe Tavern.
  12. At the other end of the music venue scale is the brand new MSG Sphere in Las Vegas. Wow. (Via Chris)
  13. Jazz Sabbath.” Yes, it’s what you think.
  14. Well, this is festive. (Via Chris)
  15. Gorillaz into AR/VR? Seems like a natural fit.

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Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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