July 18, 2012


News Notes: Madonna May Face Protest for Poland Concert

Kevin Mazur
Kevin Mazur

Madonna's Poland Show May Face Protest
Note to booking agent: Don't schedule any more shows in Poland on World War II Remembrance Day. In response, Madonna's tour organizers have agreed to open the show with a video tribute to the 1944 Warsaw Uprising. [PopCrush]

Bruce Springsteen Jokes About Silenced London Gig
The Boss turns on prop power generator in Dublin [BBC]

Katy Perry Does Karaoke as Bad as You
Singer caught performing Will Smith's "Miami" in bar [TMZ]

Katy Perry, Justin Bieber Pimple Ads Banned in the U.K.
Pop stars' "Proactiv" ads deemed misleading by Advertising Standards Authority [Guardian]

Stream the Alchemist's Russian Roulette in its Entirety
Producer's new album features Danny Brown, Schoolboy Q and Action Bronson among others [Spin]

Who Wants to See Pictures of Drake's New $7.7 Million Home?
C'mon. You don't want to click, but you know you do. No one's watching. Just do it. [Toofab]

DJ Shadow to Release Reconstructed: The Best of DJ Shadow in September
Compilation to include two previously unreleased tracks [NME]

Danny Brown and araabMUSIK Drop "Molly Ringwald"
Play this before getting into a fight and you will win. [Prefix]

Members of '90s Band Live in Legal Fight
Band continues "selling the drama." Amirite, folks?! Heh? Heh? [THR]