The Daily Headliner – 09

The Daily Headliner – 09

MLB Falling Behind

As the outlook for several sports leagues looks positive, read our review of the past few weeks of back and forth between MLB and players. Meanwhile, the Yankees and Mets realized in June that their May games will not be played.

Warner Music IPO

Warner Music Group (WMG) pulled off the largest U.S. initial public offering of 2020 yesterday. It ended the day up 20% from the IPO price of $25.

K-Pop at it Again

K-Pop fans took over the #WhiteLivesMatter hashtag on social media to suppress racist messaging by flooding the hashtag with mostly nonsense.

Drive-in Comedy

Comedian Jim Gaffigan announced on Twitter yesterday morning that he will be running a Drive Thru Comic Tour. The first stop is Monmouth Park in Oceanport, NJ on July 12.

Bad News for Movie Theaters

A Wall Street prediction shows box office revenues dropping by more than 50% in 2020. And that is as long as theaters can reopen in July.

Reads from The Ringer on COVID Sports

A trio of The Ringer articles: NBA and the need for in game entertainment and announcements, impacts on the return of the Korean Baseball Organization, and ways sports TV productions could be better in the COVID era.

Listening Recommendations

Trip out all your senses with this music video from Phoebe Ryan.

Daily Virtual Concerts

Live Nation puts the “live” in livestream. Get your concert fix with daily livestream performances.