Random music news for Thursday, July 14, 2022

The city of Albuquerque is going to unveil bronze statues of Walter White and Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad. A new tourist site! And here’s some music news for July 14, 2022.

  1. R Kelly is WHAT?
  2. Zack de la Rocha of Rage Against the Machine hurt his leg and had to perform while seated in Chicago. Here’s the moment when he suffered the injury.
  3. Meanwhile, some people are just discovering that Rage is a leftist political band. They’re shocked! Shocked, I tell you! (Via Andrew)
  4. People are watching the Stranger Things music situation very, very carefully. And with good reason.
  5. This Danish artist is touring using power from an offshore wind farm. Here’s how he’s doing that.
  6. On that note, here are some opinions on how the music industry can help fight climate change.
  7. If you’re in the radio business (and I know radio folks worldwide read this site), check this out.
  8. Following the big outage last week, here come the petitions against Rogers.
  9. Fun: SNL’s most controversial moments.
  10. How music powers fitness and workout routines.
  11. Whoa! Here’s an odd piece of music trivia.
  12. In a pinch and need some cheap earbuds now? Watch this.
  13. Marcus Mumford has announced his first solo album.
  14. This graphic outlines what playing the piano does to your brain.
  15. Randy Rainbow has a memoir!

More music news? Look here.

BONUS: Dude, so what you want to your body, but…wow.

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.

One thought on “Random music news for Thursday, July 14, 2022

  • July 14, 2022 at 2:38 pm
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    The Rage thing is especially stupid after the Paul Ryan fiasco

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