*Kanye West rolled a bunch of accompanying video at the big launch party for his album Graduation last summer. Now, he’s running them for the public. Watch: Good Morning 2001. Stronger.
*In today’s New York Times, Billy Bragg says that social networks like Bebo and MySpace should pay musicians for the rights to play their music.
*[New to me.] A gorgeous site for the cassette tape enthusiast: Tapedeck.org. Now all they need is a YouTube channel that features each of these tapes playing (preferably blank ones). [cocaine blunts]
*Rock Band has sold 6 million song downloads since its November release. It is a video game. [hypebot]
*Local: Tay Zonday’s Chocolate Rain named as one of YouTube’s best. [ypulse]
*Stereogum continues with the Bon Iver love fest, posting video of fanny pack fan Mr. Vernon wailing and singing at SXSW.
*Brainiacs: If you would like to know how music is processed. [murketing]