539
Doja Cat announces Streets video out March 9th [NEWS]
https://twitter.com/DojaCat/status/1368666337074016256
60
'Magic happens, often': Christine and the Queens, Haim, Nile Rodgers and more on the joy of live music [ARTICLE]
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2021/mar/07/christine-queens-haim-nile-rodgers-perfume-genius-mogwai-tim-burgess-live-music-after-covid-lockdown
Daily Discussion - March 06, 2021

Also, not saying this American Rescue Plan is absolutely perfect, because it isn't, but this is notable: With far fewer House members and the smallest possible Senate majority, Dems just passed a $1.9 trillion relief bill compared to the ~$800 billion stimulus package passed under Obama/Biden in 2009.

20
If the U.S. Can Get Vaccinated by Summer, When Do We Get Concerts Back? [ARTICLE]
https://www.rollingstone.com/pro/features/vaccine-concerts-live-music-2021-1131665/
12
If the U.S. Can Get Vaccinated by Summer, When Do We Get Concerts Back?
https://www.rollingstone.com/pro/features/vaccine-concerts-live-music-2021-1131665/
126
Oil and gas interests left to “self-regulate” in aftermath of winter storm as Texas politicians pile on to ERCOT
https://www.texastribune.org/2021/03/05/texas-oil-gas-power-outages-ercot-railroad-commission/
54
David Simon, George Pelecanos Set HBO Limited Series About Baltimore Gun Trace Task Force
https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/david-simon-george-pelecanos-baltimore-gun-trace-task-force-series-hbo-1234922877/
297
Georgia Republicans Want To Reshape Voting Laws, Burdening Voters Of Color
https://www.gpb.org/news/2021/03/05/georgia-republicans-want-reshape-voting-laws-burdening-voters-of-color
Senate Democrats Agree To Extend Unemployment Benefits Through September

Looks like only for 2020:

The compromise amendment achieves that while helping to address the surprise tax bills that many are facing by eliminating the first $10,200 of UI benefits from taxation for 2020. Combined, this amendment would provide more relief to the unemployed than the current legislation.

https://twitter.com/PressSec/status/1367875430716477443

Daily Discussion - March 05, 2021

She announced a doll on the Today show, fans were upset because they wanted new music/an album announcement instead and she fought with them on Twitter. But this isn't the first time she deactivated Twitter, the last time was just a few months ago. I'm sure she'll be back soon.

Senate Democrats Agree To Extend Unemployment Benefits Through September

White House says that due to tax forgiveness on first $10,200, unemployed are getting a higher amount now than under the previous deal.

Senate Democrats Agree To Extend Unemployment Benefits Through September

Budget reconciliation is capped at $1.9T so other stuff would have to be cut. Also, White House says due to tax forgiveness, the amount going to the unemployed is now actually higher.

Senate Democrats Agree To Extend Unemployment Benefits Through September

White House backs compromise, says overall amount of $ going to unemployed is now higher (even though weekly amount lower) due to duration & tax forgiveness

https://twitter.com/JStein_WaPo/status/1367876523865300994

217
Doja Cat's New Dimension: The shapeshifting new star opens up to SZA about her stratospheric rise, breaking barriers, and embracing divine femininity on her new album Planet Her [INTERVIEW]
https://vmagazine.com/article/doja-cats-new-dimension/
41
‘Party Down’ Limited Series in Development at Starz
https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/party-down-limited-series-starz-1234921901/
11.4K
‘Party Down’ Limited Series in Development at Starz
https://variety.com/2021/tv/news/party-down-limited-series-starz-1234921901/
58
Texas family detention centers expected to transform into rapid-processing hubs
https://www.texastribune.org/2021/03/04/texas-detention-centers/
6
IFPI names BTS as biggest global act of 2020
https://www.musicweek.com/talent/read/ifpi-names-bts-as-biggest-global-act-of-2020/082751
19
Sharon Van Etten Preps 'Epic' Anniversary LP With Covers by Fiona Apple, Big Red Machine [NEWS]
https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/sharon-van-etten-epic-anniversary-covers-album-1136160/
63
Square to Acquire Majority Stake in Jay-Z’s Tidal Streaming Service for $297 Million
https://variety.com/2021/digital/news/square-acquires-tidal-jay-zstreaming-service-jay-z-1234921678/
15
Square to Acquire Majority Stake in Jay-Z’s Tidal Streaming Service for $297 Million
https://variety.com/2021/digital/news/square-acquires-tidal-jay-zstreaming-service-jay-z-1234921678/
10
St. Vincent Announces New Album ‘Daddy’s Home’ Out May 14, Shares First Song article
https://variety.com/2021/music/news/st-vincent-new-album-daddys-home-1234921476/
19
St. Vincent's Family Ties
https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/st-vincent-daddys-home-interview-1136037/
16
St. Vincent’s Family Ties [INTERVIEW]
https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-features/st-vincent-daddys-home-interview-1136037/
6.85K
Three of Gov. Greg Abbott’s four coronavirus medical advisers say they weren’t directly consulted prior to lifting mask mandate Site Altered Headline
https://www.texastribune.org/2021/03/03/abbott-mask-order-texas-advisers/