Internet radio, Spotify, and Pandora are good, but "curated" music podcasts are an even better way to discover new music.
Indie radio stalwarts WFMU (New Jersey) and KEXP (Seattle) are among the curators of the Free Music Archive, which has more than 5,000 songs licensed under Creative Commons licenses.
Missing FM radio on your iPhone or iPod Touch? This app offers more than 10,000 streaming stations plus some really cool visualizations.
WFMU has posted the coolest Beatles remixes since Danger Mouse's Grey Album.
Also: Geico has launched its own interactive car enthusiast site, Socialtext has raised $4.5 million in a new round of funding, and SmartyPig has a new mobile site.
Pandora founder Tim Westergren would like to see Pandora become an important source of promotion for bands on their way up. But promotion may be the last area of the music industry that technology will change.
The Cambridge SoundWorks Radio 705 will primarily appeal to those who prefer its retro analog design.
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