I wrote about this great service already available in Europe before. I look forward to getting my invitation and trying this out today!
Seems that even retailers are trying to get in on the cloud race. According to initial reports, the offering from Best Buy looks like one to pass on. Best Buy soft-launches a partially functional cloud music service.
Way ahead of their time.
There has been alot of litigation happening and threatened litigation over YouTube and other sites where Google is defending their ability to generate income from user-generated content.
In that political environment, Google decided to pull the GrooveShark app from the Android Store. Unlike an iPhone or other iOS device, Android users can still download the GrooveShark Android App and use it without rooting, just not from the official Android store.
NPR has audio and video podcasts of not only this year, but many previous years’ artists on their site: All Songs Considered.
Jack White made a surprise visit and a parking lot performance a few days ago. He also introduces a new artist on his Third Man Records Label, Seasick Steve who blew me away.
There is an RSS feed of the releases of the podcasts.
I found this ethereal performance by experimental folk musician Julianna Barwick intriguing: