Eric Alper 🎧 (@ThatEricAlper )

Eric Alper 🎧

Bio Freelance Music Publicist. SiriusXM Host. Shameless Idealist. Lifelong Musicaholic. I talk about Music News in the Media. Eric@ThatEricAlper.com
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Account created 26-02-2009 15:08:31
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Hootsuite Inc. : 1972, you did good in music:
Al Green/Let's Stay Together
Black Sabbath/Vol 4
David Bowie/Ziggy Stardust
Curtis Mayfield/Super Fly
Nick Drake/Pink Moon
Neil Young/Harvest
Rolling Stones/Exile On Main Street
Bill Withers/Still Bill
Linda Ronstadt/S/T
Stevie Wonder/Music Of My Mind

Hootsuite Inc. : Rhyme and punishment go hand in hand in America. Louder Than A Riot reveals the interconnected rise of hip-hop and mass incarceration.
npr.org/podcasts/51035…

Hootsuite Inc. : Sade haven’t toured for nine years, and in that time, demand has only grown. Here's how they marshalled their talents to create a truly original type of modern British soul, a sound that has continued to mutate over the 36 years since that first record. gq-magazine.co.uk/culture/articl…

Hootsuite Inc. : The year 2020 broke the record for the calendar year that spawned the most #1 debuts on the Hot 100 with 10 songs. There has been 19 different songs hitting the top of the charts so far.

Hootsuite Inc. : Todays 1-minute tip for artists stuck for ideas on social media:
Playlisted? Do this next.

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Hootsuite Inc. : Happy Birthday to The Queen of Rock and Roll, Tina Turner!
Private Dancer will forever be a landmark recording and a classic.
She needs to be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for her own career.

Twitter Web App : In 1990, the high school dropout rate in Dolly Parton's hometown of Sevierville was above 30%.

In 1991, she started the Buddy Program; offering 'buddies' in the 7th and 8th grades $500 if they graduated high school. The dropout rate for those classes dropped to 6%.

Hootsuite Inc. : That time a fifth grader got out of school like a boss.
But that’s because The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen, signed his absence note.

Hootsuite Inc. : On the Hateful Eight set, Kurt Russell accidently smashed a 145-year-old Martin guitar worth $40,000 instead of one of the half dozen replicas he was supposed to.