Random Music News for Friday, June 24, 2016
Hello, Europe. How are you feeling today? Need some music news to get your mind off things? Sure!
- Fun: a treatise on Taylor Swift’s passive-aggressive lyrics.
- Did you notice that both Spotify and YouTube went down for a bit on Wednesday?
- Speaking of Spotify, Adele’s 25 is now available for streaming, seven months after it was released.
- Are these the best headphones ever invented?
- DNA testers to that jailbird who claimed to be Prince’s son: “Prince is NOT the father!”
- They’re busy organizing a touring exhibition of Kurt Cobain’s non-musical artwork. This sounds interesting.
- And about that next U2 album…
- Sinead O’Connor is in the news for all the wrong reasons again.
- Taylor Swift’s most recent ex accuses her of “controlling the media.” Well, duh.
- And Katy Perry is still warring with Tay Tay.
- About that so-called Blink-182 reunion with Tom DeLonge: Don’t believe it.
- Vine now supports videos 140 seconds long. How will that be harnessed for music?
- Meanwhile, Facebook has killed the ability to link videos to other sites.
- Streaming music services projects to have 500 million paying subscribers within three years.