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Random music news for Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Back on this day in 1976, Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs created the Apple I computer. Think about that when you look at your iPhone today. And now for music news on April 11, 2018…

  1. Tickets for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony are selling for at least $3,000.
  2. Speaking of which, the Rock Hall needs some serious fixing.
  3. Drake’s new Toronto restaurant got a 2.5 on Yelp.
  4. Cardi B. Illegal butt injections. Someone died. That is all.
  5. Given all the privacy violations, Facebook could theoretically owe fines of $7.1 TRILLION.
  6. Here come the foldable phones.
  7. I love this: Cops searched Migos’ tour bus and found exactly 420 grams of weed.
  8. Well, this is an interesting music video hack…
  9. …and here’s how YouTube and Vevo have responded.
  10. Want to play Coachella this year? Then you have to agree not to play any other gig within 1,300 miles of Indio, California for five months. That includes LA, Vegas, San Francisco, Seattle, Denver… No wonder there’s been a lawsuit.

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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