*Trent Reznor was a member of OiNK. [notes]
*Alanis Morrisette has signed up to appear in the film version of Philip K. Dick’s “Radio Free Albemuth.” Up next: Tori Amos starring in “The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch”? [cinematical]
*RealNetworks revenues are up for the quarter; Rhapsody’s joint-venture positioning cited as opportunity for growth. [digital music news]
*Getting a lot of mp3 spam? Poperti lets you easily listen to it through Gmail. [red ferret]
*The Rock Steady gym bag: Looks retarded and plays MP3s. [shinyshiny]
*In subscription music news: $50 per year for access to The Who content. Why, God? [listening post]
*Coolio has signed up to appear in a reality show. On the Oxygen network. In it, he will raise six teenagers by himself. [getty images]
*Check out the Daily Swarm’s Daft Punk Halloween Costume Contest.
*The execrable local. From MetBlo Mpls: “I wish MinnPost would stop telling us what they’re going to give us, and just give it to us already.” HAAaaaaaaaaaaaaa. Ugh. Agreed.