Random music news for Monday, July 30, 2018
Like Led Zeppelin? There has been an injury in Greta Van Fleet which has caused some postponements. No, really. It wasn’t that hot. Never thought of this: Why is the devil always portrayed as playing a fiddle? Read about the generational divide in hip-hop. Rick Astley’s new (temporary) drummer is 83 years old. Moby is selling this house. Looks like the iPad Pro is about to lose the 3.5mm headphone jack. Let’s take a look. Back on this day in 1966, England won the World Cup over Germany in extra time. Then here’s a book to put on it. Pussy Riot is working to free a girl who’s accused of an anti-Putin plot. Got a coffee table? What’s the future for the music video? And it’s Mary Berry from The Great British Bake-Off. (Via Tom)
Is this the best video of the 21st century? Rock and pop aren’t the only genres where older people don’t understand what the young are listening to. So why did Elton John’s bodyguards carry him across the sand when he went to the beach? As for music news on July 30, 2018…
Here are the ways tech is changing live music. Netflix has ordered a series based on the murder of a club DJ. Yes, in Minneapolis. It’s really nice. The church of headbangers? Here’s some fun computer analysis of Beatles’ songwriting,
Lance Bass and Miley Cyrus are hoping to go in together on buying the Brady Bunch house. These earbuds work and sound just like a home theatre system set-up.