2021.01 Boomerocity Buzz

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Cheap Trick Announce New Album, ‘In Another World’

The Entire Sun Records Catalog — Everything But Elvis — Sells for $30 Million

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Spotify Is Testing a New System That Inserts ‘Slow Down’ Songs Into Playlists When Listeners Approach School Zones

Boomerocity Can’t Wait!!! Yoko Ono and Janie Hendrix help launch new music channel Coda Collection
The streaming service will provide access to classic concert films, new music documentaries and rare archival footage

I saw HIM standing there! Beatles fan stunned to discover she inadvertently recreated the Abbey Road cover when Sir Paul McCartney PHOTOBOMBED her picture in New York 

Massive Eddie Van Halen Mural at Hollywood Guitar Center Unveiled on Late Legend’s Birthday

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Meet Apartment 0.07, the London Triplex Designed So You Can Live Like James Bond
The posh address at 20 Grosvenor Square will make Bond fans feel at home.

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42 Years Ago Today: ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ Premieres

You Won’t Believe What the Cast of ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ Look Like Now!

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New Super Bowl Commercial Takes A Walk On Lou Reed’s ‘Wild Side’

Alex Van Halen Compares David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar

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QUIET RIOT Singer JIZZY PEARL Criticizes Virtual Concerts: 'The Constant Pandering For Money Doesn't Look Good'

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Inside Matt Damon’s $21 Million Zen-Inspired SoCal Oasis

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Spotify Is Forcing Podcast Ads on Premium Subscribers

Genesis Share Preview of 2021 Reunion Tour Stage Show


PAUL STANLEY: All 'News' Media, Personalities And Elected Officials Should Be Held Accountable For Lies, Inaccuracies And Fabrications

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Despite Name-Stealing Controversy, ‘Lady A’ Joins the Grand Ole Opry

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Live Nation Stock (LYV) Recovers All of Its 2020 Losses — And Reaches an All-Time High

Watch Jon Bon Jovi Cover the Beatles’ ‘Here Comes the Sun’ for Biden Inauguration

Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page Reveals What He Is Doing During Quarantine

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Native Instruments Sold Again — Majority Stake Purchased by Francisco Partners

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The Cars Singer Gary Numan: ‘I Got £37 From a Million Streams’
The Cars singer, songwriter, and producer Gary Numan has revealed that he once earned just over $50 (£37) for one million streams — or about $0.00005 per stream.

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The Harsh Reality About The Music Business, and a Pantomime Led By Clueless Self-Regarders

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Willie Nelson Shares New Single and Lyric Video for “That’s Life”

Marianne Faithfull Says COVID-19 Has Taken Her Singing Voice


Morgan Freeman Talks About How Entertainers Are Performing During the Pandemic

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TikTok Left Scrambling After Source Code Leaks — Hacker Calls Platform “Legitimate Spyware”

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Bob Seger's 'Against the Wind'

Phil Spector, Famed Music Producer and Murderer, Dies at 81

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The Biggest Label in the World Invests in Cartoon Creatures, Soccer Balls, and Sweat

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WORLD PREMIER: The Black Crowes releases new song “Charming Mess”

TwinstheNewTrend Discover The Isley Brothers “Contagious”

Loretta Lynn Announces New Album Featuring Top Female Artists Like Reba, Carrie Underwood

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Peter Frampton Rocks Out of Humble L.A. Crash Pad

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Siegfried Fischbacher of Siegfried and Roy Dead at 81

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Watch ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Reunite With Rhinestone Suit

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Toto’s “Hold The Line”

Ella Fitzgerald Estate Signs With Downtown Neighboring Rights

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World Premier: Watch John Fogerty’s New ‘Weeping in the Promised Land’ Video

Neil Young Sells Half of His Catalog for a Reported $150 Million

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Gibson Has Purchased Amplifier Giant Mesa/Boogie

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Steve Brown, U.K. Producer and Engineer, Dies at 62

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Lindsey Buckingham Sells His Publishing Rights

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TwinstheNewTrend Discover U2's 'Pride

Allman Brothers Film “Please Call Home” Set to Premiere Jan. 23

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‘Winchester Cathedral,’ ‘A Kind of Hush,’ ‘Crying Game’ Songwriter Geoff Stephens Dies

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Tanya Roberts of James Bond and ‘That ’70s Show’ Fame Dies at 65


Ticketmaster Fined $10 Million for Hacking Into a Competitor’s Servers and Stealing Information

UCR’s ‘In Memoriam: 2020 Deaths’

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UCR’s ‘IN MEMORIAM: 2020 DEATHS’Kiss Confirm New Years’ Eve Show World Records

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50 Years Ago: The Last Cigarette Ad Appears on Television


We Are Messengers Feature Vince Gill In New Music Video, ‘Image of God’

JIMI HENDRIX: Limited-Edition Print Series From ECHO To Be Made Available Today

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Emmylou Harris to Make Inaugural Voyage Aboard Outlaw Country Cruise

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PRS' Livestream License Faces Serious Backlash — “The Worst Possible Decision at the Worst Possible Time”

‘Lean on Me’ Helps Budweiser Promote COVID Efforts

Yes, SXSW Is Still Happening In 2021 — But Will People Pay $249 for Online Access?

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Hey Joe’ Live

Kris Kristofferson Announces His Retirement

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Beatles Cartoonist, Ron Campbell, Dies At 81

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Rory Feek Announces First Album Since Wife, Duo Partner Joey’s Death

76% of British Musicians Will Stop Touring Europe Due to Brexit, Survey Finds

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Chicago To Return To Las Vegas

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The Flaming Lips’ COVID-Free ‘Space Bubble Concert’ Goes Off Without a Hitch

Discover Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Dark Necessities’

Bandzoogle Announces Printful Integration, Allowing Artists to Deliver Commission-Free Merch to Fans

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World Premier: Hear Ann Wilson's New Single, 'Tender Heart'

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Thin Lizzy’s “The Boys Are Back In Town”

Ardent Brexit Supporter Roger Daltrey Signs Petition to Fix Post-Brexit Touring Restrictions

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Glastonbury Festival Canceled for the Second Year In a Row

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Ed Sheeran, Sting, Roger Waters, Other British Musicians Warn of Post-Brexit Touring Nightmares

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Throw Back TwinstheNewTrend - The First Rock Song They Discover: Aerosmith's Dream On

Van Morrison in Legal Bid to Force Country Out of Lockdown

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How Much Do Major Label Artists Earn From a $9.99 Spotify Subscription?

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Live Nation Acquires Majority Stake In Ticketed Livestreaming Platform Veeps

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Remembering The Victim of A Monster: Sweet Angel - A Close Friend Remembers Lana Clarkson

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 Phil Spector Wasn't A ‘Flawed Genius' – He Was A Murderer

Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw, Tyler Hubbard To Perform During Biden Inauguration Ceremonies

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Jimmy Page Recalls Playing on James Bond ‘Goldfinger’ Theme

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Peter Mark Richman, Soap Vet Who Appeared in More Than 130 TV Series Dead at 93

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David Johansen on Losing Sylvain Sylvain: ‘I Have a Heavy Weight On My Chest’

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Sylvain Sylvain, New York Dolls Guitarist, Dies at 69

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Neal Schon Says Journey Have ’21 Songs in the Works’ for New LP

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Inside ‘Tidal Wave’ of Song Catalog Sales: Why Neil Young, Bob Dylan and More Are Cashing In

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Hagar, Anthony Say Eddie Van Halen Tribute Concert ‘Will Happen’

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Mick Fleetwood Sells His recordings to BMG

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Michael Fonfara, Keyboardist for Lou Reed, Dead at 74

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Jamey Johnson, Randy Houser Launch Socially-Distanced ‘Country Cadillac Tour’ In Southern States

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Federal Court Finds Jimi Hendrix Relatives Guilty of Trademark Infringement

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You Can Rent David Cassidy’s Former Fort Lauderdale Home For $25K A Month

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David Bowie Tribute Concert to Feature All-Star Lineup of Artists

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Van Halen Almost Had Other Name Because of Black Sabbath

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Okay. It’s For Real This Time: Tanya Roberts dies at 65: Bond star passes away 24 hours after her partner made premature statement saying she was dead when she was still in ICU

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NEVER MIND: Tanya Roberts Is Still Alive, Says Publicist Who Reported She Had Died
A miscommunication led to erroneous reports about the 65-year-old actress, known for her roles in the James Bond movie “A View to a Kill,” and in the television shows “Charlie’s Angels” and “That ’70s Show.”

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Mick Bolton, Mott the Hoople Keyboardist, Reportedly Dies

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SCM’s ‘In Memoriam: Country Music’s Fallen Greats of 2020’

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World Premier - Barry Gibb & Dolly Parton On Barry’s New Single, Cover of the Classic, ‘Words’

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Phil Collins' 'Another Day In Paradise'

Flea Gets $20 Million for Oceanfront Malibu Compound

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World Premier: Peter Frampton Releases Music Video For "Reckoner"

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Hall and Oates Confirm Rescheduled 2021 Tour Dates


New Amazon Prime Channel Features Rare Concert Footage and Music Documentaries — But Will People Pay $4.99/Month? (Boomerocity says “Yes”)

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Michael Jackson’s ‘Leave Me Alone’

Beatles’ ‘Hello, Goodbye’ Covered in Super Bowl Commercial

TwinstheNewTrend Discover Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Texas Flood

Watch: Artist’s Neil Peart Sculpture Celebrates the Life of the Late Rush Drummer

Arnel Pineda Teases Journey About Steve Perry Return

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How Alex Van Halen Quit Drinking

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TwinstheNewTrend Throwback (Must Watch!): Discovering Chris Stapleton’s Tennessee Whiskey

Jimmie Rodgers, 'Honeycomb' singer, dead at 87 (Previously Posted on Boomerocity/Facebook)

John Mayer Plays Acoustic Set For Martin Guitar ‘Jam In Place’ NAMM Webcast

Brad Paisley & Blake Shelton to Host “Grand Ole Opry: 95 Years of Country Music”

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Stryper’s Oz Fox Details Multiple Brain Surgeries Ahead to Remove Tumors

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Federal Trade Commission Issues First Ticket-Scalping Charges Under BOTS Act

Unheard Bon Scott Music To Be Released


Was Mick Jagger’s ‘Primitive Cool’ Tour Just a Ruse?

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10 Months Into The Pandemic, Many In Nashville’s Live Music Industry Are Still Out Of Work


Bob Dylan Sued for $7.2 Million Over Publishing Rights Sale


Pete Townshend Gives His Opinion On David Bowie and His Death

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TEN YEARS AFTER Drummer Tells His Life Story In 'From Headstocks To Woodstock'

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21st Annual Country Music Critics’ Poll: The Results (Including Boomerocity’s Participation)
Mickey Guyton, Ashley McBryde, Jason Isbell and beyond — 95 critics weigh in on the best in 2020’s country music


All Three Major Music Labels Suspend Contributions to GOP Members Who Voted Against Election Certification

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Dolly Parton is Looking Fabulous on the Cover of PEOPLE

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Bruce Kulick to Celebrate Late Brother Bob, Despite Estrangement


Garth Brooks’ Upcoming Biden Inauguration Performance Receives Mixed Reaction From Fans

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Department of Justice Refuses to Change 80-Year-Old ASCAP, BMI Consent Decrees

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Apple Planning Premium Podcast Subscription to Rival Spotify

Led Zeppelin Cancelled the ‘Immigrant Song’ Vinyl Re-Issue

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TwinstheNewTrend Discover Elvis’ ‘Teddy Bear’

Joanne Rogers, the Widow of Fred Rogers, Star of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood,' Has Died

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WORLD PREMIER: Hear Rick Springfield Front New Version of Badfinger Song

Tennessee Legislator Pushes Bill For Dolly Parton Statue At State Capitol

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Ry Cooder Plucks Up (Another) Historic Home in Altadena

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Tim Bogert, Vanilla Fudge and Cactus Bassist, Reportedly Dies at 76

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Neil Young Says Capitol Hill Rioters Deserve Empathy — ‘We Don’t Need This Hate’

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TwinstheNewTrend Discover Kool & The Gang’s “Get Down On It”

What the WHAT??? New York Governor Plans to Bring Back Live Events by February

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Bruce Springsteen Teases ‘Big Surprise’ for Fans in 2021


Paul McCartney Talks About the Tree That George Harrison Gave Him

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Grammys Postpone 2021 Ceremony Over Covid-19 Concerns
Organizers Eyeing March as New Date for Award Show

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Alice Cooper Wrote a Special Song to Sing for ’70s Musician’s Son With Cancer

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The IRS Says the Prince Estate Was Undervalued by More Than $80 Million
The IRS says executors for the Prince estate undervalued the assets by as much as 50% — or more than $80 million. Prince himself also owed $32.4 million in federal taxes at the time of his overdose.

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Jimmy Page Shares Rare XYZ-Era ‘Rock and Ruin’ Demo

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Gerry Marsden From Gerry And The Pacemakers Has Died

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Paul McCartney Reacts to Gerry Marsden's Death: 'I’ll Always Remember You With a Smile'

Hey Spotify – Amazon Music Just Acquired Wondery for $300 Million+

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RS’s ‘In Memoriam: The Musicians We Lost in 2020’

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Brad Paisley Gifts Guitar to Nashville Musician Who Lost Everything in Bombing

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