Random Music News for Thursday, January 1, 2015

We have now reached the year in which Back to the Future II was set. They have 364 more days to give us hover boards.

  1. Billboard picks 10 artists to watch in 2015.
  2. I know it’s now 2015, but here are some good stories from 2014 worth reviewing.
  3. Britney Spears’ little sister broke up a fight with a bread knife. Don’t mess with Jamie.
  4. Someone else has died at a music festival, this time in Australia.
  5. Well, this Game of Thrones mixtape sounds interesting. Anthrax? Okay.
  6. Ozzy, Judas Priest and Motorhead are scheduled to tour together this year. (Via Tom)
  7. The Papa Roach herpes revelation.
  8. Kanye West dropped a new single last night. Listen here.
  9. And the biggest tour of 2014 was…One Direction.
  10. Anyone want pictures of Lana Del Rey on the beach in St. Barts?

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ 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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