Random music news for Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Apparently, Superman is now gay. Okay, not THE Superman but the super-son of Clark Kent and Lois Lane. Let’s try some music news for October 12., 2021.

  1. There was a data breach at Twitch. Now we know who the highest-paid streamers are.
  2. Not the kind of rickroll I was expected… (Via Tom)
  3. Some Rush props. And a mention of CFNY, too. (Via Scot)
  4. Besides birds (and people), which animals sing? (Tom again)
  5. Mick Jagger walked into a Nashville karaoke bar and a sang a song by….?
  6. Marilyn Manson has listed this place in the Hollywood Hills.
  7. And this Japanese rocker bought this place. Nice.
  8. Seeing Dave Grohl perform “Smells Like Teen Spirit” at a book event? That would have been cool.
  9. Careful with that first step, Gene.
  10. Sounds like this is a good Leonard Cohen documentary.
  11. I had no idea that this past Sunday was Hug a Drummer Day.
  12. Blondie has a Christmas song this year.
  13. And Rob Thomas has made a Christmas album.
  14. Why should you care about an old band called The Raincoats? This. (Via David)
  15. There are concerns about luthiers about being sustainable when it comes to building new guitars. (David again)
  16. Ariana Grande is giving away up to US$5 million in free therapy.

BONUS: Not about music, but I also write about cars.

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The Beetles on Abbey Road. Geddit? (Via Tom)

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, October 12, 2021

  • October 14, 2021 at 3:32 pm
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    Other sources said he’s bisexual, not gay

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