Drag face, Baretta did that shit and the most liberal place in West Virginia + this day in history w/the St. Patty’s Day Parade and our song of the day by The Boatrawker on your #MorningMonarchy for March 17, 2023.
Video: GTA IV – “Liberty City Gun Club” (Audio)
Image: And0 @TheDoomKitchen rockin’ his MM hat!
Yo La Tengo’s Ira Kaplan & James McNew Perform In Drag In Nashville
The B-52s “Denounce” Wave of Anti-Trans Laws
Tennessee enacts nation’s first law restricting drag shows, bans gender-affirming care for youth
How Tennessee’s Drag Ban Is Already Causing ‘Confusion and Fear’ For Live Events & Queer Artists; Experts weigh in on the immediate effects Tennessee’s new law could have on live events, queer performers and the LGBTQ community writ large.
“thread drag show children”
Lewis Largent, Influential MTV ‘120 Minutes’ VJ and KROQ DJ, Dies at 58
Bobby Caldwell, soulful R&B singer who broke barriers, dies at 71
Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington dies at age 71
Legendary Producer SPOT (BLACK FLAG, MISFITS, SAINT VITUS, Etc.) Has Died
Chaim Topol: Fiddler on the Roof star dies aged 87
Tom Sizemore: Saving Private Ryan actor dies at 61 after brain aneurysm
Guitarist David Lindley Dies at 78
Robert Blake, Combustible Star of ‘In Cold Blood’ and ‘Baretta,’ Dies at 89; The Emmy-winning actor faced real-life drama when he was accused of murdering his wife, a con artist, in 2001.
Video: ‘Baretta’ Actor Robert Blake Dies at 89 (Audio)
Video: Chappelle’s Show – “Celebrity Trial Jury Selection” (Audio)
12 Biggest Snubs From The Oscars 2023 In Memoriam Segment
Video: RadioGPT Launch Video.mp4 (Audio)
Reclusive Gene Hackman, 93, looks fit in first sighting in years
Special prosecutor in Alec Baldwin Rust shooting case steps down
Queen’s Brian May knighted by King Charles III
Ticketmaster’s Post-Swift Strategy: Take On Ticket Fees; Although a cyberattack undermined a presale for the superstar’s The Eras Tour, the Live Nation-owned company is focusing on eliminating its “drip pricing” model.
Fans Question Sumerian Records’ Tweet About COVID Booster Shots
We do not believe anyone should be forced to take a covid booster shot every year for the REST OF THEIR LIVES like the FDA now suggests. That is your personal choice. If you think people shouldn’t be allowed at shows unless they have every booster every year, then we disagree🎶💜
https://twitter.com/SumerianRecords/status/1631032229110624256 // https://archive.is/l88as
Tilda Swinton refuses to wear COVID mask on set of new film: “I’m full of antibodies and very healthy”; The Oscar-winning actress has previously struggled with complications from the virus
Morgan Wallen Charts Single-Week Record 36 Songs on Hot 100
Adidas Expecting First Annual Loss in Over 30 Years Due to Kanye West Fallout
Glastonbury Festival releases new poster after apparent criticism from Lana Del Rey; The American singer-songwriter suggested she might pull out of performing at the festival because she wasn’t announced as a headliner.
U.S. Visa Hike May Impact Future Mobility of Touring Musicians
Artists say 260 per cent US visa cost increase will make touring impossible – but you can help; With artists already pulling US tours due to the costs, members of Easy Life, Primal Scream and music industry insiders tell NME how new changes could either lead to a massive increase in ticket and merch prices – or stop artists touring altogether
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Postpone Number of Tour Dates Due to Illness
George Ezra cancels London O2 show due to acute vertigo diagnosis; The singer-songwriter is currently on tour promoting his third studio album, Gold Rush Kid. He won the Brit Award for British Male Solo Artist in 2019.
Image: Sleaford Mods still enforcing “COIVD-19” vaccinations to see them talk over Casio beats in America
The Cure say North American tour tickets won’t be “transferable” to minimise “resale and keep prices at face value”; “Unfortunately, despite our desire to protect our low ticket prices for fans, the states of NY, IL and CO make this very difficult”
Star-studded Live Aid-style concert for Ukraine set for Wembley
Oscars Reject Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s Bid to Appear on Telecast
With Sped-Up Songs Taking Over, Artists Feel the Need for Speed; Life in the fast lane: Labels are leaning into uptempo remixes as a way of driving streams and bringing “new life to tracks”
Explode from #blipverts
Bootleg Remixes Used to Be Frowned Upon — Now They’re Turning Songs Into Chart Hits
Music Piracy Is Rising — And the U.S. Is a Trouble Spot; Stream-ripping is the most prevalent form of music piracy in the States, the world’s third largest market for piracy, according to a report from MUSO.
LOL the CIA is out recruiting woke leftists at SXSW with a massive booth display. 😂 Rock and rollllllll!! 🥴
Image: @Hybrid’s Cover Art – South By Spook West’s ‘Come Glow With Us’
Ted Cruz jokes China wrote Pelosi’s SXSW speech that calls for countries to ‘work together’
Metallica buys vinyl factory
Video: Metallica, the American heavy metal band, has purchased a vinyl factory. This comes as vinyl units outsold CDs for the first time since 1987 in the US. (Audio)
Video: I Went To The Most Liberal Place In West Virginia (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: 1766 – The first recorded Saint Patrick’s Day parade took place in the city of New York. (Audio)
March 2013 – Page 3 – Media Monarchy
Flashback: #PumpUpThaVolume: Episode050 – Dark Horse (Mar. 17, 2013)
Flashback: Strong CME Impact On March 17th (Mar. 17, 2013)
Flashback: Retro Sci-Fi Weekend: ‘Beyond The Time Barrier’ (Mar. 17, 2013)
#MorningMonarchy: March 17, 2016
#MixlrMusic: March 17, 2016 ♬
#MorningMonarchy: March 17, 2017
#PumpUpThaVolume: March 17, 2017 ♬
“Tulipomania” and the Madness of Crowds
#MorningMonarchy: March 17, 2020
#PumpUpThaVolume: March 17, 2020 ♬
#MorningMonarchy: March 17, 2021
#PumpUpThaVolume: March 17, 2021 ♬
#MorningMonarchy: March 17, 2022
#PumpUpThaVolume: March 17, 2022 ♬
#ThisDayInHistory: #March17 w/Marcus Aurelius, Golda Meir annointed queen of Occupied Palestine, moon meteor 🌚
#ThisDayInHistory: 1985 – Serial killer Richard Ramirez, aka the “Night Stalker”, begins his five month-long L.A. murder spree.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Ramirez // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mva2nGveYss
#ThisDayInHistory: #March17 w/the 1968 #SkullValley/#Dugway nerve gas sheep incident
#ThisDayInHistory: Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Robin Cook, resigns from the British Cabinet in disagreement with government plans for the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2003/mar/17/labour.uk // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZV2eFk_3xA
#ThisDayInHistory: #March17 w/Pulitzer propaganda photo #BurstOfJoy is taken, depicting a former prisoner of war being reunited with his family, which came to symbolize the end of United States involvement in the Vietnam War.
#ThisDayInHistory: Red Coat’s Siege of Boston ends, Nat’l Gallery of Art opens, Treaty of #Brussels sets up #NATO, #Uganda cult mass suicide
#ThisDayInHistory: Alfred Newman, #NatKingCole, #JohnWayneGacy, #JohnSebastian, #WilliamGibson, #KurtRussell, @CynthiaMcKinney, #CaseySiemaszko, #RobLowe, #BillyCorgan, #AlexanderMcQueen, #GeneWeen, #JustinHawkins birthdays
#ThisDayInHistory: @MilesKaneMusic and #Hozier birthdays
#NewWorldNextWeek: Crypto Contagion Banks Get the Runs + Foreign Agent Follies & Having A Syndrome
#NewMusicFriday: Here’s the list for #March17, 2023. Good week, and the next two weeks of March will feature high volume as well.
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1636564546977509377 // https://www.allmusic.com/newreleases/20230317
#PumpUpThaVolume/#TruthMusic: The Boatrawker – “All Jabbed Up” (Audio)