Published on April 22nd, 2015 | by Alan Cross0
Random Music News for Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Happy Earth Day. Go plant a tree or something.
- Katy Perry’s “left shark” suffers a setback.
- Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow are now completely consciously uncoupled.
- On a related note, Phil Collins ex-wife–the inspiration for “In the Air Tonight”–has a few things to say after 35 years.
- Have you been wondering how Creed’s Scott Stapp has been doing with his mental health issues? Here’s an update.
- Music revenue in Japan dropped 5.5% last year. Considering that’s the second-largest music market in the world, that’s bad for the global music economy.
- YouTube will stop working on aging devices (including the old Apple TV) soon. Here’s why.
- Blink-182er Mark Hoppus is streaming is new album To the Stars here.
- Kurt and Courtney made a sex tape? Apparently. And no, it’s not in Montage of Heck.
- Ever hear of cult favourites Rocket from the Tombs? No? Here’s a chance to get caught up.
- The case over the theme to Iron Man has been settled. This is a big deal, apparently.
- Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard deconstructs the science of songwriting.
- Canada has extended copyright protection from 50 to 70 years.