Really, people? You’d rather die than lose social media? Something’s wrong here. Meanwhile, in music news for July 19, 2023…
- All Access, an important radio/records industry newsletter/website, is going out of this business. Financial issues.
- A whacko from New Brunswick has been arrested for sending death threats to Lana Del Rey.
- A Beastie Boys fan? You’ll want this.
- Bob Dylan has a Scottish estate for sale. Interested?
- Oh? Really?
- All proceeds from the sales of merch from this band will go toward supporting Ukraine.
- Elton John testified for the defense in Kevin Spacey’s sexual assault trial.
- Why do people love the work of Mozart so many centuries later? Here’s an explanation.
- Hey, someone has to write that jazzy music when we’re put on hold, right? Like this woman.
- Threads has more than 100 million subscribers and 37 million daily active users. Not bad for something that’s just two weeks old.
- This Indonesian Muslim all-female metal band is fierce.
- K-pop exports are at an all-time high.
- Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon still matters. Here’s why.
- Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie left a lot of money to her brother and grandchildren.
- This haptic suit gives deaf people a new way to experience music.
BONUS: This podcast says it has the first recording of Banksy’s voice.