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Random music news for Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Unless you’re in somewhere in the Southern Hemisphere, you’re happy to see January done for another year. I know I am. Now if we could just skip right to mid-March, all would be good. We can’t skip music news for January 31, though.

  1. Very sad. Montreal’s Archambault’s iconic record store has closed.
  2. According to one report, Lisa Marie Presley was talking both weight loss drugs and opioids at the time of her death.
  3. Let’s talk about Madonna’s canceled biopic. It was canceled because of this. And this. Leading to more of this.
  4. So…Noel and Liam are patching things up because of mom?
  5. Harry Styles is apparently going to get a BIG Las Vegas residency payday.
  6. Let’s talk about the price of a concert ticket. Again.
  7. Handy: “How to Store Vinyl Records.”
  8. Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson, a certified commercial pilot, reflects on the delivery of the last 747.
  9. Britney’s fine. Honest. The cops paid a wellness check.
  10. Every city’s mayor should be this cool.
  11. Interesting: The neuroscience of loving music.
  12. Drake: Finally a winner. And there was only US$1 million on the line for him…

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BONUS: Mmmm. Pizza.

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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