News …

Every generation has an anthem – Daytona Beach News-Journal

INXS remember Michael Hutchence – BBC

A legal opinion regarding Red Hot Chili Peppers’ lawsuit against Showtime –

Bob Dylan – trapeze artist – ABC News

Looking back on a year’s worth of consumer electronics – Business Week

On November 21, 1887, Thomas Edison announces his latest invention, the phonograph. The RIAA immediately sues him for copyright infringement – The Star Ledger

Views …

Conor Oberst’s simple intensity – New York Post

Chick Corea and Bela Fleck in London – The Evening Standard

Arcade Fire heats up the house – The Daily Telegraph

Keeping the faith with Social DistortionLos Angeles Times / Calendar Live (registration may be required)

in Tampa – St. Petersburg Times (ask for it by name!)

The dark emotions of Caetano VelosoThe New York Times (registration may be required)

They Say It’s Their Birthday … (Or so says Associated Press)

Dr. John is 67

Lonnie Jordan (War) is 59

Livingston Taylor is 57

Brian Ritchie (Violent Femmes) is 47

Steven Curtis Chapman is 45

Bjork is 42