August 2012

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Now on Rdio: CD Baby


We're excited to announce the addition of CD Baby's catalog of millions of tracks to Rdio's ever-growing library. Since 1998, CD Baby has provided a platform for artists to get their music directly to fans, and has become the world’s largest online distributor of independent music.

CD Baby’s partnership with Rdio means it's easier than ever for independent artists around the world to get their music on Rdio — find out how by visiting CD Baby now.

Artists as diverse as tuneful pop chanteuse Ingrid Michaelson, indie troubadour Gregory Alan Isakov, and comedy-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates are among CD Baby’s marquee names, and yours could be next.


Festival Watch: Lollapalooza 2012


On Friday, one of the country’s best-known alternative music festivals, Lollapalooza, will hit Chicago’s Grant Park once again, bringing with it another all-star cast of musicians ranging from up-and-comers to music veterans. This year’s fest features Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath, Jack White, Florence + the Machine, At The Drive-In, Avicii, The Weekend, Justice, and the Shins.

Whether you’re planning on hitting up Grant Park or the sofa, the line-up for this year’s fest is so good, you need to listen to one of our users’ excellent Lollapalooza playlists. Turn up Metro Canada’s ultimate Lollapalooza 2012 playlist below — and although their contest is over, the playlist lives on. But there are tons of other Lolla playlists on Rdio. None of them tickling your fancy? Create your own playlist for Lollapalooza 2012!