Random music news for Wednesday, April 4, 2018

That’s only on iPads. So Spotify’s going public today, making this the most anticipated day in the history of digital music. No, kids. It’s “an immersive original audio program.”
NBC’s live broadcast of Jesus Chris Superstar did well in the ratings Sunday night. No modesty was involved in the creation of this quote. Looking back on Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks after 50 years. Ticketmaster has something to say about all those recent accusations of anti-competitive behaviour. Any bets on where the shares will be at the end of the week? Bieber’s definitely found God. Noel Gallagher has responded to “Live Forever” being voted the best British song ever. Canadian music sales last week vs, the same time last year: Total albums, -26.4%; digital albums, -24:2%; digital tracks, -20.1%; physical albums, -27.8%; CDs, -31.9%; vinyl, +46.3%; streaming, +56.5%. Elton John’s new production isn’t a podcast. Chew on that as you review the music news for April 4, 2018. You can’t swipe right on paper.
Random music news for Wednesday, April 4, 2018