Random music news for Friday, July 13, 2018

Want to buy Prince’s bible? Simon LeBon of Duran Duran is now dealing with a sexual assault accusation from 1995. Here’s the second of them. Remember when Beck released an album that was really just sheet music? What was it like to manage Justin Bieber during the time he was going crazy? This. Lots of broken ribs, a punctured lung and more. Rumour: Apple is planning to revamp the entire Mac lineup by the end of the year. On the topic of The Purple One, what will Prince’s band The Revolution do now? Let’s find out. There are two Friday the 13ths this year. Here’s how to deal with that idiot next to you who JUST WON’T SHUT UP when the band’s on. It’s for sale. Remember that 2011 FBI report on how Juggalos could be classified as a “gang?” That report has been declassified. Paraskevidekatriaphobics can rest easy for the rest of 2018. Ozzy and Sharon: The movie. Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood has done the same. This new book on Google looks interesting. And you can rent Frank Sinatra’s Malibu house for $110,000 a month. I like this headline: “Music analytics in 2018: ‘Data will tell you what’s hot, but not what is good.” Read all about it here. Moo fighters. No appeal in the “Blurred Lines”/”Got to Give It Up” copyright infringement case. Del the Funky Homosapien really hurt himself when he fell off the stage at the Gorillaz show.
Random music news for Friday, July 13, 2018