*Mashups: Dr. Dre is “reinterpreting Chopin symphony stuff.” [nymag]
*iPhone: Brian Eno releases Bloom, a music app for the iPhone Applications store. “Part instrument, part composition and part artwork.” All, WTF and a good portion I have no idea. [beat portal]
*Conversions: If you want, you can learn how to make albums into MP3s from Wired. OR you could just capture video of the album playing on a record player, post it on YouTube, then scrape it. [lifehacker]
*Big Retail: Wal-mart is leaving their DRM servers up for now. So those consumers who purchased DRM’d music from America’s largest retailer have some extra time to burn, baby, burn those discs. [medialoper]
*Politics and cinema: If you would like to see a clip of W. Or maybe you are looking for a break from all that?
*The Annals of Law: Champaign county judge forces hip-hop fan to listen to classical music.