Episode 318 – Lawsuits and Musicals, What a Combination

This week: the crew discusses new singles from Mitski, Armand Hammer feat. Pink Siifu, DJ Premier, Westside Gunn & Rome Streetz, the comeback of X Japan after 8 years, and the first new studio album from ††† (Crosses) in nearly a decade. In the news topics: a possible antitrust suit against Ticketmaster/Live Nation, Lin-Manuel Miranda plans to adapt a cult classic gang story into a musical, and Activision sues Anthony Fantano over a viral tiktok post… … yes this is real.

Your hosts this week are Robert (@RobBarracuda), Alex (@AuraOfAzure), and Mark (@MAK2HybridMedia). Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and Google Podcasts.

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Playlist of music discussed this week:

New songs

7:09 – DJ Premier, Westside Gunn, & Rome Streetz – “Runway”
10:19 – By Storm (fka Injury Reserve) – “Double Trio”
13:11 – Denzel Curry feat. Icecoldbishop – “Ice Cold Zel Freestyle”
14:58 – Jeff Rosenstock – “HEALMODE”
16:43 – Open Mike Eagle feat. Eshu Tune (Hannibal Buress), Still Rift, & Video Dave – “WFLD 32”
19:21 – Armand Hammer feat. Pink Siifu – “Trauma Mic”
22:42 – Mitski – “Bug Like An Angel”
25:39 – X Japan – “Angel”
30:46 – ††† (Crosses) – “Invisible Hand”

News topics

34:11 – Activision suing music critic Anthony Fantano over viral tiktok post
40:12 – Department of Justice to potentially file antitrust suit against Live Nation/Ticketmaster
43:04 – First trailer released for Dicks: The Musical featuring Megan Thee Stallion
49:43 – Lin-Manuel Miranda working on a stage musical adaptation of The Warriors
54:42 – New album releases for August 11th, 2023/Sign-off

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Episode 318 - Lawsuits and Musicals, What a Combination

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