Random music news for Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Random music news for Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Into clubbing? Interesting. Well, this is a new use for sound waves. Bono and The Edge are auctioning off some guitars next month. Don’t worry. Queen’s Brian May has a new book about Apollo 11. next year. Kanye was going to hold a talk on mental health. Netflix is launching an unscripted music reality show. They’re even going crazy about podcasts in India. And vice-versa? Smartphones will be obsolete within a decade? I seem to remember that there’s supposed to be some kind of change to the law. Here’s another music book I think I’ll have to read. However…
…he did give the kids in a Uganda orphanage free pairs of Yeezys and a set of Beats headphones. We need to look at this. Really? Melania Trump’s people aren’t happy with the new video from T.I. What’s wrong with us? Is the auto industry paying attention to radio? Meanwhile, this is music news for October 17, 2018. Shouldn’t these high school students be doing homework or something? It’ll come to me. Then you might want to make a pilgrimage here. Snapchat has new selfie filters for cats. A “gaming-centric” music festival? Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks album is going to be adapted into a movie. Richard Branson is getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame…
…and he plans to launch a new music festival in the U.S. Is there something special happening in Canada today? Just in case you need reminding, today is the first anniversary of the death of Gord Downie…
…and Tragically Hip tribute bands will be very busy. It’s been cancelled.