Random music news for Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Jeezus. These people are nuts. Ignore them and focus on music news for December 29, 2020, instead.

  1. That recorded voice that came out of the exploding RV in Nashville has been identified
  2. …and it’s reported that the RV blared Petula Clark’s “Downtown“…
  3. …and the suspected bomber had a relationship with an executive at mega-promoter AEG.
  4. Ghost (the Swedish band) lost their lawsuit against Ghost vodka.
  5. Risky: A techno party at a Muslim holy site.
  6. Here’s how Sammy Hagar made up with Eddie Van Halen before he died.
  7. What’s the connection between Twisted Sister and Celine Dion? This.
  8. I do not get David Hasselhoff. (Via Tom)
  9. Damon Albarn now feels the need to rock a mullet.
  10. At last! A WKRP t-shirt! (Via Andrew)
  11. KISS Koffee will soon be available.
  12. What sorts of things might we expect from music in 2021? Here’s a look ahead.
  13. For what it’s worth, Fatboy Slim thinks that music will go back to basics next year.
  14. Lana fall down go boom. But she’s fine.
  15. Were Elvis still alive, he’d be 86 on January 8. There are some celebrations coming up.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ 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 Tuesday, December 29, 2020

  • December 30, 2020 at 6:41 pm
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    I assume you mean 86 pounds? (I’ll show myself out now….)

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