Random music news for Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Imagine following this guy through airport security. Now imagine what your life would be like if you didn’t get music news for June 29, 2022.

  1. A Rammstein show in Coventry, England, was so loud, that it could be heard over 10 miles away.
  2. And now appearing at the pub piano, Chris Martin.
  3. Apple’s high-end HomePod is coming back.
  4. What does your “Spotify Iceberg” look like? Try this.
  5. How to tour the world and get COVID.”
  6. When KISS played a show in Austria, they displayed the Australian flag on the stage screen. Oops.
  7. High gas prices are making it really, really hard on Canadian musicians on tour.
  8. There’s a new Coachella “chella” lawsuit.
  9. There’s now an Elvis Presley TV channel: The King streaming 24/7.
  10. Spotify has a new “supergrouper” playlist compiler. Make your own supergroup!
  11. Fun: Apple #FAILS. (Via Rick J)
  12. Fender has launched a metaverse that’s shaped like a giant guitar.
  13. If you’re a fan of Sunday Lunch with Robert Fripp and Toyah Willcox, they’re going on tour. (Via Tom)
  14. Morrissey: Still a cranky contrarian. Oh, and he thinks COVID was a con.
  15. Kate Bush’s revival: The beginning of a fascist apocalypse? Discuss.

More music news? Check here.

BONUS: Too bad these people didn’t have proper psych music back then.

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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