Would you want to ride a skateboard that can go 50 kph? Nope. Not ever. But I will provide some music news for July 3, 2021.
- Where are we going with subscription podcasts? Discuss.
- Bored? You’ll soon be able to try Ozzy jigsaw puzzles.
- The mystery of Grace Jones’ disappearing album artwork.
- Why haven’t we heard more about “Black Woodstock” over the decades?
- Wait: Tucker voted for Kanye?
- Stream The King for free! Soon. Ish.
- Brian May has some new things to say about Freddie Mercury.
- Jim Morrison has now been dead for 50 years. Let’s take a look at that.
- Who knew that Dave Grohl was inspired by disco drums? (Via Peter)
- Pearl Jam Funco dolls!
- Twenty One Pilots Funco dolls!
- How about a Chris Cornell love letter?
- The sons of Scott Weiland (STP) and Rober Trujillo (Metallica) have a new band.
- Seinfeld: The Soundtrack. It’s coming soon. “Slappa-poppa-pop-slap-pop,” says the DX-7.
- Here’s a metal version of Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline.”
- What? NO!
- Three-minute TikToks? Yes.
- More problems for British musicians post-Brexit. This is not good.
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