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Random Music News for July 24, 2014

Sorry for being offline for so long yesterday.  We were migrating to a different server so we could handle more traffic, but it took a lot longer than expected.

  1. So there’s not going to be a Hole reunion after all.  Shit.
  2. But Courtney continues to talk about a Kurt bio-pic.
  3. Digging into Apple’s Q3 numbers, we see that iTunes is the company’s fastest-growing asset.
  4. Duran Duran is suing their own fan club.
  5. Here’s a scientific study on the physics of string-bending another other electric guitar techniques.
  6. The coming world war between all the streaming music services is previewed here.
  7. Here’s a loving look back on Radiohead’s songwriting abilities.
  8. Drummer for Mr. Big diagnosed with Parkinsons.


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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