Explicit photo rows, small town controversies and staying in the groove + this day in history w/monkey trials and our song of the day by The Boatrawker on your #MorningMonarchy for July 21, 2023.
Huw Edwards Named As BBC Presenter Who Allegedly Paid Young Person For Sex Images
Video: Huw Edwards named as BBC presenter in explicit photo row – BBC News (Audio)
BBC presenters with the highest salaries – top 5 revealed; Gary Lineker, Zoe Ball, and Huw Edwards are among the highest earners
Anti-Flag Announce Break Up Following Possible Rape Accusations Against Frontman
Sir Elton John gives evidence in Kevin Spacey trial; “The musician was asked about Mr Spacey’s attendance at a party hosted by the singer at his home in Windsor.”
Nevada police searched a home today in connection with the 1996 murder of Tupac Shakur 👀
David Mack (police officer)
Ronan Keating’s brother Ciaran killed in car crash
Actress Rosanna Arquette Crashed Into Malibu Shopping Center: Cops
Icon Jane Birkin, 76, found dead at home
Singer and actress Jane Birkin dead at 76; “She was treated for leukaemia in the late 1990s and it was reported in September 2021 that she had suffered a stroke, forcing her to cancel a planned appearance at an American film festival.”
Image: @Hybrid’s Cover Art – Birkin’s Merkin’s ‘Lemon Inquest’
https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/809978495454412840/1131796574519971880/20230721_MorningMonarchy.jpg // https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/809978495454412840/1131796575891492905/20230722_MorningMonarchy.jpg
Tony Bennett, Master Pop Vocalist, Dies at 96
Inflation in the US is so bad right now that… My friend received a predeclined credit card in the mail…
I’m sure @SmithInAmerica reached out to James Corbett for a comment on his article, right?
Robert Kennedy Jr’s racist, antisemitic and xenophobic views go back decades, report says
Yet another nail in the broadcast coffin: Radio & Music Industry Trade Website All Access to Cease Operations in August; “We will all miss serving and working with all of you — our readers and clients,” said founder/president/publisher Joel Denver in a statement.
Judas Priest to Replace Ozzy Osbourne at Power Trip Festival: Exclusive; Osbourne pulled out of the superstar lineup on Monday due to health reasons.
Sloan’s Patrick Pentland Believes In: Zakk Wylde (May 21, 2011)
Disney CEO Bob Iger doesn’t want company ‘drawn into any culture wars’ during DeSantis feud
EXCLUSIVE: Snow White and the Seven… Politically-Correct Companions? First pictures of new live-action remake of Disney classic shows stand-in princess walking with diverse band of merry men and women after row over using dwarf actors
Disney’s Live-Action ‘Snow White’ Casts Sexually Fluid Actor As Male Lead
Musicians Syndicate Cancels License for Travis Scott Concert over Concerns of Contradicting Egyptian Cultural Values
Fan Taking ‘Selfie’ Causes Massive Crash At Tour de France
A Reddit User Admitted To Pirating a Movie 12 Years Ago. Movie Studios Want To Unmask Him.
Unlikely hit ‘Sound of Freedom’ opens new front in US culture wars
Sound of Freedom Rating & Parents Guide
First Hollywood now Broadway; Some Theater Workers Holding Strike Vote: Hollywood Reporter
New Mexico film industry to feel impact from actors guild strike
New Mexico advocacy group speaks out about ‘Oppenheimer’ film
“Oppenheimer” brings painful memories for New Mexico Hispanics
Netflix Tumbles Despite Blowing Away Subscriber Estimates, As Revenues Miss, Guidance Disappoints
Stevens Point man brings opportunity to once again have a ‘Blockbuster Night’
Call of Duty battle over after Sony deal with Microsoft
The Ledger: Faster Than a Speeding Shopper! More Powerful Than Casual Streamers! Superfans!
Blur’s Damon Albarn says the “road is clear” for an Oasis reunion
Video: Miranda Lambert stops mid song to scold fans for taking selfies during the concert. (Audio)
Taylor Swift Record Accidentally Mispressed as 90’s Dance Music LP
Morgan Wallen and mom meet with Idaho murder victims family in ‘full circle mama moment’ backstage
Morgan Wallen’s ‘Last Night’ Logs 14th Week Atop Hot 100, Tying for Fifth-Longest Reign Ever; Plus, Taylor Swift becomes the first woman with simultaneous top 10s from three of her own albums, as her re-recorded “I Can See You” debuts at No. 5.
Jason Aldean Suffers Heat Stroke While Performing, Runs Off Stage; It was not hot in Hartford on Saturday night, though the humidity was very high, so dehydration is a possibility.
This is one of the most dangerous, irresponsible videos from a mainstream artist I have ever seen. @Jason_Aldean is openly radicalizing his fans into white nationalist vigilante violence.
CMT Pulls Controversial Jason Aldean Music Video, Country Singer Defends Song; Aldean denies the claims that “Try That In a Small Town” promotes gun violence and takes aim at the Black Lives Matter movement, calling them “not only meritless, but dangerous.”
Jason Aldean Responds After CMT Pulls Music Video Over Online Complaints
Video: Jason Aldean’s ‘Try That in a Small Town’ music video pulled by CMT amid controversy (Audio)
CMT removes Jason Aldean new song because of the violent scenes in his video, which is actual news footage of the riots that happened during the “summer of love”; But let’s have Garth Brooks & Brad Paisley come out and support Ukraine while they’re blowing up their own people.
#BookSmarts: ‘In the Groove : The Vinyl Record and Turntable Revolution’
#BookSmarts: ‘In the Groove: The Vinyl Record and Turntable Revolution’
#BookSmarts: For 35 years, this Charlotte record shop has been the go-to spot for vinyl lovers
#BookSmarts: Video: For 35 years, this Charlotte record shop has been the go-to spot for vinyl lovers (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: 1925 – ‘Monkey Trial’ finds John T. Scopes guilty of teaching evolution. (Audio)
July 2013 – Page 2 – Media Monarchy
#MorningMonarchy: July 21, 2016
#PumpUpThaVolume: July 21, 2016 ♬
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#MorningMonarchy: July 21, 2020
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#MorningMonarchy: July 21, 2021
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#ThisDayInHistory: 1998 – The Beastie Boys began touring for their fifth album, ‘Hello Nasty.’ (Or was it July 14th?)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hello_Nasty // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FzqbZVtNxs
#ThisDayInHistory: 1997 – C. Delores Tucker filed suit against the estate of late rapper Tupac Shakur.
https://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-tupaccritic1aug0197-story.html // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6SGS8ZngbE
#ThisDayInHistory: #July21 w/the failed copycat #London bombings, two weeks after 7/7.
#ThisDayInHistory: 2010 – Pres. Obama signed Dodd-Frank, a vicious cycle of conjoined bankers and presidents.
#ThisDayInHistory: #July21 w/Mossad agents kill a waiter in 1973 whom they mistakenly thought was involved in the previous year’s Munich Olympics Massacre.
#ThisDayInHistory: #AppetiteForDestruction LP
#ThisDayInHistory: Op Valkyrie’s Stauffenberg whacked, #AtomsForPeace, #MoonMaiden, #BloodyFriday, @alyankovic’s #UHF
#ThisDayInHistory: #ErnestHemingway, #MarshallMcLuhan, #DonKnotts, #JanetReno, #KimFowley, #JohnNegroponte, #PaulWellstone, #KenStarr, @RealJonLovitz, #CharlotteGainsbourg, #DamianMarley, MM’er ASTRO birthdays
#ThisDayInHistory: #KayStarr, #CatStevens, CC Sabathia, Sonny Clark birthdays
#NewWorldNextWeek: From My Cold, Dead Hands! (AM Radio Edition) + Aspartame Admissions & BRICS Expansions
#PumpUpThaVolume/#NewMusicFriday: Here’s the list for #July21, we’ve got big releases this week by #Blur, Greta Van Fleet, Molly Tuttle, Cut Worms, #GuidedByVoices, ODESZA and the archival album by Mort Garson.
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1682208512514965504 // https://www.allmusic.com/newreleases/20230721
#PumpUpThaVolume/#TruthMusic: The Boatrawker (@boatrawker) – “Sprayin’ The Sky” (Audio)