Random music news for Thursday, November 8, 2018

Members of Elastica and Lush have formed a new band called Piroshka. This looks interesting: a TV series set in a techno club in Berlin. If the CD is in a death spiral, then why can’t CD manufacturers keep up with demand? Here’s an interesting post on cycles in music. The business of background music is apparently booming! As for music news for November 8, 2018…

Madonna’s daughter seems to be dressing like mom. Quite a lot, actually. China has banned 6,000 karaoke songs. Sinead O’Connor says that now she’s converted from Catholicism to Islam, she “doesn’t want to be around disgusting white people.”
Musicians vs. What does music have to do with the future of transportation? It was on this day in 1972 that a new thing called “HBO” started broadcasting. Kid strangles mom. The portable music player: How long does it have? Well, yes and no. Donald Trump: A comprehensive history. The newest kids to embrace punk are Latino teenagers in Los Angeles. Nostalgic for British indie music of the 90s? Is that really Rami Malek singing in Bohemian Rhapsody? Tells cops “I should have won a Grammy for that fake 911 call.” A Grammy?
Random music news for Thursday, November 8, 2018