Conor Oberst is the man for February. The wintry wisdom of this Nebraskan singer-songwriter, under the musical moniker of Bright Eyes, is toasty enough to both warm cockles and roast chestnuts.
The download revolution has begun. Last year, legal song downloads increased tenfold to more than 200 million worldwide. Illegal downloads fell by only 30 million, to 870 million, but the tide seems to be turning.