Random Music News for July 19, 2014

The puppy starts puppy class today.  Pray for me.

  1. Billy Corgan has a stupidly large reissue edition planned for the Adore album (an album that marked the end of my Smashing Pumpkins craze, by the way).
  2. Not only has Casey Kasem not been buried yet, but they seem to have lost his body.
  3. And anti-piracy company wants to go after Canadian file-sharers.  Do YOU have anything illegal your machine(s)?
  4. Lamb of God’s drummer is getting in the restaurant business.
  5. Primus drummer (and Puscifer’s, too) Tim Alexander has suffered a heart attack.  He needs open heart surgery.
  6. A new book is coming that details a typical day in the life of Ozzy Osbourne.


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One thought on “Random Music News for July 19, 2014

  • I really enjoyed Smashing Pumpkin’s Eye on the Lost Highway soundtrack, but I was pretty indifferent to Adore when it was new. It’s aged well for me, but it’s where my craze stopped too.


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