Today In Music News: A Mother Gets Charged, Carly Smithson Gets Fallen and The New Kids Get Economical
Your daily dose of national music news for Monday, June 22, 2009...
- A Minnesota mom was charged a $1.92 million dollar fine for illegally downloading songs from Kazaa. Way to go record industry--alienating record buyers is the best way to get people to buy your product.
- Former members of Evanescence are forming a new band called Fallen with American Idol contestant Carly Smithson. Take that Amy Lee!
- New Kids on The Block have canceled their Australian tour, blaming it on the recession. Which is better than blaming the lack of ticket sales due to fading nostalgia.