Former Weezer Bassist Found Dead — Morning Mix
Did You Hear?
:: Weezer’s former bassist Mikey Welsh, who performed with the band from 1998 to 2001, was found dead in a Chicago hotel room on Saturday. Authorities suspect narcotics were involved in his death. A message on Weezer’s website called Welsh “a unique talent, a deeply loving friend and father, and a great artist is gone, but we will never forget.” [EW Music Mix]
:: Pop Justice held a contest that required Britney Spears fans to send in a papier mache head of the pop star. Here are the amazing results. [Pop Justice]
:: Nicki Minaj and Rihanna’s “Fly” gets remixed by… Steve Jobs?! This may be the most motivational thing you’ll hear today. [PopCrush]
:: RedOne, Swedish House Mafia, David Guetta and Dr. Luke are just a handful of the producers on Taio Cruz’s upoming album TY.O. [Rolling Stone]
:: Frankmusik remixes Erasure’s “When I Start To (Break It All Down)”. [Arjan Writes]
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Music On TV:
:: Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) — Kreayshawn, Atmosphere (repeat)
:: Conan (TBS) — Ryan Adams
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Paula Abdul, Two Door Cinema Club