Happy 22nd birthday, Eugenie Bouchard! And sorry for any issues you may have had with the website today. Something went wrong at the hosting end, resulting in a mess of 503 and 404 errors. You’d think that the hosting company would be a littl emore careful with where they place these files.
Meanwhile, in music news…
- Kanye went all batshit again.
- Interesting fact: no American-born singer has topped the Billboard singles charts in 8 months.
- Check out the results of The Music Express Awards. Are your favourite Canadian acts here?
- If you want to hear some fascinating Lynyrd Skynyrd isolated vocals for “Simple Man,” go here. No Auto Tune here, kids.
- The BBC has a new mobile music app because…well, because they’re the BBC.
- Deezer is now part of Android Aut0.
- Look what was found in a PEI storage locker. (Via Tom)
- Two episodes in, HBO’s Vinyl is not doing well ratings-wise.
- Headphones that come with a built-in streaming music service.
- If you really need to know Mariah Carey’s wedding plans, go here.
- If you’re not following this Apple vs. the FBI battle, you should. It’s important.
- David Bowie’s son approved of the Brits salute to his father.