November 29th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
Harvey Weinstein. Charlie Rose. Matt Lauer. Kevin Spacey. Al Franken. The list of famous men accused of sexual misdemeanors of
September 7th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
Forty years ago today, a 300-metre TV transmission tower in Barrie, Ontario, was hit by a light plane in dense
June 5th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
On this day in 1956, Elvis Presley freaked out America by swiveling his hips to a new song called “Hound
May 19th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
Sorry. Still trying to process the whole Chris Cornell story. Here’s what else is making music news on May 19.
April 12th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
The contract rider is the part of the performance contract between the promoter and the artist that specifies what special
March 8th, 2017 | by Alan Cross
Happy (Merry?) International Women’s Day! And now, the music news. Women are buying and selling more vinyl than ever before.
December 29th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
I promised myself I’d use part of the Christmas break to file all those CDs on the floor of my
August 25th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
They’re going to cut power to my house and home studio for five hours today as they replace a transformer
June 30th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
Off to NYC to catch the Stone Roses at MSG tonight. I hope they don’t suck. And now, some music
April 21st, 2016 | by Alan Cross
Happy 2,769th birthday, Rome! And now, some music news… Ireland’s oldest raver has died at age 99. Yes, 99. Trivia
March 3rd, 2016 | by Alan Cross
It was 25 years ago today that Rodney King got his beating from LA cops. It was a dark time.
January 18th, 2016 | by Alan Cross
Isn’t this supposed to be Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year? It is! Here’s how to beat
April 29th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
Happy fourth anniversary, Prince William and Princess Kate! You’ll excuse me if I didn’t buy you anything. The traditional gift
April 15th, 2015 | by Alan Cross
It’s tax day in the US. Which reminds me: I still haven’t done my taxes. We have until the 30th.
September 19th, 2014 | by Alan Cross
These people probably aren’t happy with the outcome of the Scottish referendum. Back to the news: Jack White bashed the
September 9th, 2014 | by Alan Cross
I’m in New York. The car horns are driving me crazy. Now the New York Times says that U2 is
May 8th, 2014 | by Alan Cross
Did you wear socks today? Shame. It’s No Socks Day. Notice anything different about SoundCloud today? Or with TuneIn Radio?
March 11th, 2014 | by Alan Cross
Check out these quick hits and you’ll be way ahead of all your friends. Beats Music has struck a deal