“Nichols Electronics may not be a large corporatized monopoly. But since it controls the music box market, it also has a near-unilateral sway over which songs reverberate through neighborhoods across the country.” The company that has a monopoly on ice cream truck music.

+ “As White explained on Instagram, using a guitar Van Halen designed seemed like a better tribute than to insult “the man’s talent by trying to play one of his songs.'” Jack White Was the Perfect Musical Guest for This Week’s Saturday Night Live. (The drummer banging on a kit that faced away from him and the bassist’s John Prine shirt were nice touches as well. Damn, I miss live music.)