Patriotic rap, iconic guitars and 49 unreleased tracks + this day in history w/the Kent State shootings and our song of the day by Ty Segall on your Morning Monarchy for May 4, 2018.
Nobel literature prize canceled this year, following academy’s own #MeToo scandal
'Infinity War' opens with record $250M, passing 'Star Wars'
How NBC's $69 Million Bet On Megyn Kelly Completely Backfired
#TomBrokaw scandal - Fox says NBC accused by NYPost of victim shaming, pressuring women to support star
.@TomBrokaw Fights Back After Allegations of Inappropriate Workplace Behavior (Audio)
#CliffHuxtable Was Bill Cosby’s Sickest Joke (now featuring requisite #Kanye references)
Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled by Oscars Academy
China Promotes 'Patriotic' Rap: Make Americans Call Us 'Daddy'
Kanye comparing himself to #Tupac and getting killed tomorrow (Audio)
Iconic guitar maker Gibson seeks bankruptcy protection
Guitar Maker Gibson Goes Bankrupt, Hopes for President Trump's Trade Reform (Audio)
Sandra Bullock's stalker, Joseph James Corbett, found dead after standoff with police
Pamela Gidley, Actress in 'Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me,' Dies at 52
'The Dam Busters', 'Logan's Run' director Michael Anderson dies at 98
'Golden Girls,' 'Soap' producer Paul Junger Witt dies at 77
Church from 'Alice's Restaurant' song reopens after upgrades
Pussy Riot Nadya & Spirit Cooking Marina, together at last!
ABBA Recording New Music for the First Time in 35 Years
Guns N’ Roses Announce Appetite For Destruction Box Set With 49 Unreleased Tracks
#NewMusicFriday: Make way for new @BellyTheBand & @BrianEnoMusic; then @GazCoombes, @EleanorOnly & @DamienJurado keep on truckin'; plus @HouseOfBMSR, @DanielLanois x Venetian @Snares, @LeonBridges & more
+ #HaymarketAffair, #AlCapone starts prison sentence, #Alcatraz riot, #GeneVincent records "Be-Bop-A Lula", the first #Grammys, #Thatcher becomes PM, #Unabomber sentenced to life in prison
#ThisDayInHistory: #May4 w/#FourDeadInOhio as the @OHNationalGuard - specifically the highly-suspicious #TerryNorman - open fire on student protesters in 1970
Flashback: Cop Kills CIA Agent After Car Chase in Downtown Houston (May 4, 2008)
Flashback: Probe of USS Cole Bombing Unravels (May 4, 2008)
+ #HosniMubarak, #AudreyHepburn, #RonCarter, #DickDale, #RandyTravis, #AnaGasteyer, #WillArnett, #MikeDirnt, #LanceBass birthdays
#PumpUpThaVolume: Ty Segall - "Every 1's A Winner" (Hot Chocolate Cover) (Audio)