2022.02 Boomerocity Buzz

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Foo Fighters to Become First International Act to Perform In Australia Since March of 2020

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BLACKROCK TEAMS WITH WARNER TO LAUNCH NEW $750M MUSIC-BUYING FUND VIA INFLUENCE MEDIA

 

Elton John’s Plane Forced to Make Emergency Landing

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Pete Townshend Talks About Upcoming Keith Moon Movie

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SoundCloud Inks Artist-Discovery Deal With Solid Foundation Management

 

Gary Brooker Dies: Procol Harum Frontman, “Whiter Shade Of Pale” Singer-Songwriter Was 76

 

Signed Jimi Hendrix Lyric Sheet Pieced Back Together After 55 Years

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World Premiere: When The Levee Breaks feat. John Paul Jones | Playing For Change | Song Around The World

 

Dwight Yoakam, Warner Music Group Officially Settle Copyright-Termination Lawsuit

 

Ivan Reitman, Director of ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Stripes,’ Dead At 75

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Bon Jovi To See Greenwich Village Apartment For #22 Million

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Ian McDonald: King Crimson and Foreigner Co-Founder Dies

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Willie Nelson To Release New Original Album “A Beautiful Time”

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Slash Explains How Technology Has Changed the ‘Soul’ of Rock Music

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Watch Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators cover Elton John's 'Rocket Man'
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Explosive Funk Singer Betty Davis Dead at 77

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Gumby Universe, Including Classic Kids Clay Character, Acquired By Fox With Plans To Create New Series

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Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band Finally Set to Return to the Road This Spring
“I can’t wait to get back out on the road and play,” Starr said in a statement. “This is the longest I’ve been off the road in years”

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SLASH Says He Loves Recording And Touring More And Has More Passion For It Now Than He Did When He Started

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World Premiere: RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS Release Music Video For New Single 'Black Summer'

 

Gotta Watch: TwinsTheNewTrend See Michael Jackson Moonwalk Live For The First Time

 

‘Hot for Teacher’ Actor Recalls Private Show From Eddie Van Halen

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Philip Paul, Drummer on ‘Fever’ and ‘The Twist,’ Dead at 96

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ALICE COOPER: 'I Don't Think Rock And Roll And Politics Belong In The Same Bed Together'

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Soul Bank Music Inks Comprehensive Catalog Deal with Famed Hammond B3 Organist/Keyboardist Brian Auger

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World Premiere: Listen to Beth Hart Cover Led Zeppelin’s ‘Black Dog’

 

Guitars Signed By Keith Richards, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty, Fetch tens Of Thousands At MusiCares Auction

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Who Knew?! ‘Jeffersons’ Star Sherman Hemsley Was Prog Rock’s Biggest Fan

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Primary Wave Acquires ‘Additional Stake’ In Def Leppard Publishing Catalog and Recorded Royalties

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The Music Industry Is Changing at a Dizzying Pace — Now Reprtoir Has a SaaS Solution to Help Indie Labels Manage It All

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SLASH Never Intended To Make His Top Hat Part Of His Signature Look

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Warner Music Group Inks ‘First-of-Its-Kind’ Partnership With ‘Collectible Card Gaming Company’ Splinterlands

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Weed = Longevity? Willie Nelson Will Celebrate His 89th Birthday by Releasing a New Album

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USCO Officially Refuses to Issue Copyright For AI-Created Art, Citing Absence of ‘Human Authorship’

 

U.S. Figure Skating Team Sued Over Olympic Routine in Beijing 2022

 

Deacon Frey Missing Eagles Tour Dates Due to Undisclosed Illness

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World Premiere: Elvis BioPic Trailer

 

Slash Teases Arrival Of New Guns N’ Roses Music By June

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EC TO PERFORM IN BAHRAIN ON 19 MARCH

 

KISS + Iron Maiden Bodyguard ‘Big’ John Harte Dead at 70

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Journey’s Jonathan Cain Explains Why Band’s Upcoming Tour With Toto Is “All In The Family”

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Major NFT Marketplace Shuts Down Due to Rampant Fraud

 

Indie Labels Address Approval of Sony Music’s AWAL Buyout: ‘We Remain Concerned That This Acquisition Will Have a Negative Effect on Competition’

 

Alvin Deutsch Dies: Attorney Who Took On Disney For Peggy Lee & Battled Scott Rudin Over ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Was 89

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Aerosmith’s Collection Of Rare 1971 Rehearsal Recordings To Get Wide Release In April

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Elton John Congratulates US Figure Skater Nathan Chen Who Won Olympic Gold While Skating To “Rocket Man”

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Every Dollar You Take: Sting Sells Songwriting Catalog For A Reported $250 Million

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RICKIE LEE JONES ANNOUNCES 2022 TOUR DATES

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Music Industry Turns Ire to Another Unauthorized NFT Platform
NFT Music Stream wants to benefit artists and cut the "middle man," but many say it doesn't have the rights

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Rod Stewart Announces 2022 Tour Dates With Cheap Trick

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Primary Wave Buys Music Rights From Estates of Layne Staley and Mike Starr of Alice In Chains

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Daniel Ek Addresses Joe Rogan Controversy: ‘We Don’t Change Our Policies Based On One Creator’

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Julian Lennon Explains Significance of Beatles Memorabilia That Inspired the NFTs He’s Auctioning

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7 of the Best Books For Musicians To Read

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Musicians Speak Out Against HitPiece for Stealing Work to Mint NFTs

 

Judas Priest, Devo, Pat Benatar Lead 2022 Rock Hall Nominees

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 ‘Lady A’ Name Change Legal Battle Between Country Trio, Anita White Comes to an End

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Aerosmith Cancel European Summer Tour Due to COVID Concerns

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Neil Young Criticized for Making Homophobic Remarks During the AIDS Crisis — 1980s Interview Resurfaces

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A Step Towards Accountability & Eliminating Piracy? Warner Music Group Inks ‘Label-Wide Partnership’ With Music NFT Platform OneOf Following Blockparty Deal

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TwinsTheNewTrend Discover U.S.A. For Africa - We Are The World

 

Nancy Wilson Details Plans to Tour With Ann-Free Heart Lineup

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Is Daft Punk Returning? – Duo Streamed 25th Anniversary of ‘Homework’

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Beatport Acquires Indie-Label Software Company Ampsuite

 

Like Elvis: John Lennon Couldn’t Make Alice Cooper Go Political

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How To Find Musicians In Your Area

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Ben Lovett-Founded TVG Hospitality Announces $50 Million Raise Amid Live-Entertainment Comeback

 

Black Crowes Extend ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ Reunion Tour

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Paul McCartney Announces First Live Show Since 2019

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Howard Grimes, Drummer for Al Green and Ann Peebles, Dead at 80

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NAZARETH Announces New Album 'Surviving The Law'

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Yellowstone’ Star Kevin Costner’s Real-Life Ranch Is Stunning

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FOREIGNER's MICK JONES On IAN MCDONALD: 'He Was A Musician Of Great Substance And Versatility'

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REO SPEEDWAGON And STYX Add 10 Shows To Co-Headline U.S. Summer 'Live & Unzoomed' Tour With LOVERBOY

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Mike Myers + Dana Carvey Have Finally Buried the Hatchet

 

Inside Whitney Houston’s Devastating Final Weekend, 10 Years Later

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Douglas Trumbull Dies: VFX Legend On ‘2001,’ ‘Blade Runner,’ ‘Close Encounters’ Was 79

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Garth Brooks Is Getting a Tattoo to Fulfill a Promise to Daughter Allie Colleen

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The Who Announce 2022 ‘The Who Hit Back’ Tour Dates

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Robbie Robertson Sells Music Catalog To New Company Iconoclast, Will Serve As Its Creative Adviser

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Legendary Rockers Join Neil Young, Other Artists In Spotify Protest
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Have Reunited To Take On Spotify

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Real Music Observer: Why Is Old Music Dominating All Listening Platforms?

 

Rock’s First Tragedy: When Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper Died

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Megaforce Records Cofounder Jon Zazula Dead at 69
He released Metallica's first two albums and helped catapult them into the mainstream

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RONNIE WOOD Unveils PICASSO-Inspired Painting Of THE ROLLING STONES

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‘Bout Time: Warner Music Group Joins Sony Music In Waiving Unrecouped Debts for Legacy Artists and Songwriters

 

Vertigo’s New Off-App Weblinks Unlock New Power For Artists, New Access For Fans

 

Todd Rundgren and Christopher Cross Lead Beatles Tribute Tour

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Busch Light Taps Kenny G for ‘Smoothest Ad In Super Bowl History’

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Celebrities on Planes in the 1970s: The Photos
From party planes to luxurious private jets, here's how the famous folks flew in the '70s

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