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Freelance Music Publicist. SiriusXM Host. Shameless Idealist. Lifelong Musicaholic. I talk about Music News in the Media. Eric@ThatEricAlper.com

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Pitchfork's Most Anticipated Albums of 2020: Alanis Morissette: Such Pretty Forks in the Road Dixie Chicks: Gasligh… https://t.co/UudtwbMJ3GMy neighbors listen to really great music... ...whether they want to or not.I can't be the only one that speeds up during the LMNOP part of the alphabet.https://t.co/laUUTWZjspWonder Woman says "Don't chew on things!" https://t.co/oOkK7XyK97Paste Magazine's 25 Best Songs of 2020 (So Far) Waxahatchee: “Lilacs” Phoebe Bridgers: “Kyoto” Soccer Mommy: “circl… https://t.co/zIZdur93NNThat time Keanu Reeves was in the "Rush Rush" video by Paula Abdul https://t.co/m1N47WSz7Rhttps://t.co/VgAw74d0qN2020 mood. https://t.co/ZNYkcV76qwi’ll get your hearing aids 😊 please don’t sell this! dm me! https://t.co/bd24e1m239
Retweeted by Eric Alper 🎧 @phyll_indablank There’s a long story to be written about how some older non-Americans lost their accent when they… https://t.co/QH8fC4g6rd @BellanMelissa He was exactly who I thought of. I sing his songs in his accent - some vowels stand out to me. @radiostace OMG, Drugs In My Pocket literally popped into my head this morning after decades of not thinking about it. OOOOOOO.Joan Osborne Speaks Out On New Album TROUBLE AND STRIFE - Out September 18, 2020 https://t.co/mejp8qVzZj
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If you want to sing a song from someone with a British accent, you have to sing it that way, that's the rule.Person Asks Online For Advice On How To Deal With Grief. This Reply Is Incredible. https://t.co/ohWju1MbNPArtists, focus on being great instead of being famous. If you're the former, you'll get to be the latter.23 guitar picks played by Prince https://t.co/7CRo6oc6N4Handwritten lyrics by Noel Gallagher to Oasis' 1995 song "Wonderwall." https://t.co/goLpoUjI1oToronto DJ Martin Streek died by suicide on this day 11 years ago. I still think of him almost every day. All the… https://t.co/Xq8qvie7gvHandwritten lyrics by Britney Spears to her 1998 hit single "Baby One More Time." https://t.co/H1IDBmHpWXWalt Disney Co. confirms a first-look deal with Colin Kaepernick, extending across the corporations platforms, incl… https://t.co/WeMxUrDgZ9A used paper plate with a set list handwritten by Kurt Cobain at the 9:30 nightclub in Washington, D.C., on April 2… https://t.co/AriysN1vpVThe Beatles had a line in their contract to promoters and venues from the beginning of their career that read "Arti… https://t.co/td5mR8IQjfToday in 1957, two guys named John Lennon and Paul McCartney met for the first time in Woolton, Liverpool, at the S… https://t.co/qmAvHZK8gZ17 years ago today, The Dixie Chicks performed a concert at Dallas' American Airlines Center despite an anonymous t… https://t.co/jaVhQdiiGmNetflix has confirmed a third and final season for the awesome Dead to Me. The show's creator Liz Feldman has sign… https://t.co/JZOFeAGMH1Agreed! https://t.co/iHeP47dWQiCharlie Daniels, a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame best known for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia," has di… https://t.co/Q3KNGLKYMc"Rock Lobster" "Planet Claire" "Dance This Mess Around" Today in 1979, The B-52's released their debut album, still… https://t.co/NeWHAi1nH6"What About Love" "Never" "These Dreams" "Nothin' at All" "If Looks Could Kill" 35 years ago today, Heart released… https://t.co/sA8EgePzCHAfter Years on the Road, Waterdown, ON's Country Singer/Songwriter Greg Rider Wonders if Love is Just “One Town Awa… https://t.co/G4GMrGU32qWith 20,000+ Streams, Alt-Folk Singer/Songwriter The Boy From The South Embraces Easy “Mornings” in Sunny, Summery… https://t.co/JtuHl8P7e3The historic and incomparable Senator Restaurant, long associated with live music, is set to continue its successfu… https://t.co/9W6zAU3aJCNatalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy are opening up to the public a writing opportunity with an invitation to finish… https://t.co/r4KIOGDIBaC'mon, how cool are The Stray Cats? They brought back music from 30 years ago in the 80s, and still bringing it 40… https://t.co/vaByKPTIZJMadonna and Tupac Shakur at the Interview Magazine party in New York, March 1994. https://t.co/YMrd3BRNm5This Saturday! Live Nation Canada, @Citytv and @BudweiserStage #BudStageAtHome with Dallas Smith and Dean Brody - 8… https://t.co/OUX20brbAYFor those about to rock, we salute you. https://t.co/EgIz0mns0zNick Cave Presents 'Idiot Prayer: Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace' https://t.co/21L7e98jMxSiriusXM and U2 announce today that the band's much-anticipated U2 X-Radio channel has launched! An extraordinary a… https://t.co/NnU3n404rbMy @ThatEricAlper SiriusXM show: Former Great Big Sea Sean McCann and wife Andrea Aragon on their memoir One Good R… https://t.co/gjqwaCfbetEnnio Morricone, the Oscar-winning composer who scored more than 500 films, including the spaghetti Westerns direct… https://t.co/gZFn7u6pypHandwritten lyrics by Bob Dylan for his single, "Tangled Up in Blue." https://t.co/SOB1KRVt69In an extract from the new book, "FAC 461 Factory Records: The Complete Graphic Album," label co-founder Tony Wilso… https://t.co/A5AtDczzpqVideo: Mashup of Ram Jam's ‘Black Betty’ with The Beatles, Michael Jackson, Chumbawamba, Oingo Boingo and Soundgard… https://t.co/fulgfVIPW3Paste Magazine's Best Album of 2020, So Far 1. Fiona Apple: Fetch the Bolt Cutters 2. Waxahatchee: Saint Cloud 3. P… https://t.co/Tz8NF2P50LMy Next Read: Crossroads: In Search of the Moments that Changed Music By Mark Radcliffe https://t.co/DMPq0l9XgIThe Beatles in 1963. It hard to imagine but just 7 years later, they'd break up, leaving some of the greatest music… https://t.co/hTnZTmn7cGKate Bush in 1978. With “Wuthering Heights”, she became the first female artist to have an entirely self-penned num… https://t.co/95V8qv41Gz.@BTS_twt's "Black Swan" has now reached #1 on iTunes in more countries than any other song in history, passing Ade… https://t.co/iIUHUnncpADepeche Mode, 1981 https://t.co/X9KURgPYDWI stay up late every night reading. Regret it in the morning. The next day I do it all over again. @BSHQ Keep it up, what a great comp!Nick Cordero, the awesome Tony-nominated actor known for his work in Bullets Over Broadway, Waitress and A Bronx Ta… https://t.co/K0bBiNyTjTThe best feeling in the world? That one song appearing on shuffle when you needed it the most.I really don't care about the party. I only came to pet your dog.Today's 1-minute tip for artists stuck on social media: Online classes. https://t.co/Hmmre4FxFsfood just tastes better when there's something great to watch
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Dear mask. Thank you for being there when I want to hide my anger.Unexpected great songs are the best ones.When I say "there is nothing to eat" I mean there is nothing I can make in 30 seconds. @charmaij THAT is a great answer, right there.That one band you love that your friend will never understand until it hits them.That one song that gets better with time.You don't need a reason to help people.Be yourself. That weird, wonderful, sensitive, impulsive, crazy, mystical, vulnerable, lovable, magical, and beautiful you.My SiriusXM show: Former Great Big Sea Sean McCann and wife Andrea Aragon on their memoir One Good Reason: A Memoir… https://t.co/i4ZIVI5xK3Beyoncé lands a milestone 40th top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart this week, as “Black Parade” debuts at No.… https://t.co/tToTOaJfmNThe Weeknd's "Blinding Lights" is back at #1 on Billboard's Pop Songs radio airplay chart for a 12th non-consecutiv… https://t.co/hYHli58Fw7https://t.co/ScUczRJZfQAt 2pmET @ThatEricAlper's Show is on #SiriusXM 167! This week: @seanmccannsings & his wife Andrea Aragon on their b… https://t.co/w6CQDZHqfi
Retweeted by Eric Alper 🎧I kissed a girl and I liked it The taste of her cherry chap stick I kissed a girl just to try it I hope my boyfrien… https://t.co/um5OHOokSKJohnny Cash. Still timeless. https://t.co/voFC3v3G8yEvery time you put on that band t-shirt, remember that, if you die, that's the shirt you're gonna wear forever. so choose wisely.Charlie Chaplin once secretly entered a Chaplin look-alike contest, and lost, badly. He came in 20th place. https://t.co/jugdBomYNeThis is my favourite jazz photo of all time https://t.co/uWTmfWKa4EWhat's a great song that mentions a road, highway, or Interstate?Polaroids of the Clueless cast https://t.co/vWxPJQMVYZWithout actually naming them, who is your favourite artist or group?I, for one, welcome our new bowling overlords https://t.co/I2h0lupPCS
Retweeted by Eric Alper 🎧An American Poet. Jim Morrison. https://t.co/8rNxcRdZl9Eric Clapton has the Bell Bottom Blues. https://t.co/uVix9NmwJgPeace and Love. Ringo Starr. https://t.co/lrsn9W41nrRemember playing with the ashtray in the backseat of a car when you were a kid? https://t.co/HgTYHe6P4kSay this out loud. It gets better. https://t.co/Rh4X1Ne95eThe 3 stages of life: 1. Birth 2. DISCOVERING MUSIC, THIS IS AWESOME 3. DeathLinkin Park's "In the End" has now surpassed 1 billion views on YouTube. It’s the group’s 2nd song to hit this mile… https://t.co/JEGA4lBEnVThe Kid meets The Greatest https://t.co/0nw91Sbt4dLego has unveiled a new Beatles set, allowing fans to create pop art portraits of the Fab Four. https://t.co/Xf0oelgXJlRolling Stone Magazine's 50 Best Albums of 2020 So Far: https://t.co/IHj0TrBUvTLike most cities around the country, New York’s music-venue owners are still looking at an ominous, uncertain futur… https://t.co/XNWN2PhULSLanding on an official curated Spotify playlist is, for many artists, a holy grail of sorts. To provide some insigh… https://t.co/gyITCpZo0VToni Basil presents a 1960s Gogo dance zoom series with dances steps songs and film clips. https://t.co/FxLF9tgM1fThe stereo of 1974. https://t.co/wz7uaChnJLThe National Music Centre is excited to launch the Legacy Vinyl Campaign, and give supporters another opportunity t… https://t.co/g5WSkU7QNYOne of the great music video directors Jonas Akerlund is to direct “Midas Man,” a movie about The Beatles’ manager… https://t.co/irhxRDCCa1Kanye West has announced that he plans to run for president in 2020. "We must now realize the promise of America by… https://t.co/V8xMHx5CMvMy SiriusXM show: Former Great Big Sea Sean McCann and wife Andrea Aragon on their memoir One Good Reason: A Memoir… https://t.co/e13AF7Bz2BAretha Franklin has now earned a #1 hit on a Billboard chart in each of the last seven decades (1960s-2020s). https://t.co/6FJKhwFfqn
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