If you cannot be soothed by the moving image of a phonograph playing Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald’s rendition of “Dream a Little Dream of Me,” then you are not fit to read musical blogs anymore. Goodbye.
*Business: The evolution (or devolution?) of the Napster mission and public image is about as interesting as a brand history can be. It was announced today that Best Buy is buying Napster for $121M.
*Money: The Wiggles are Australia’s top-earning performers. Take that, Russell Crowe. (I also have a 30-Odd Foot of Grunt quip prepared, but it is inappropriate to share in this context. I’m sorry.) [parent dish]