All around a bit of slow week for downloads around the holidays. But there are some great compilations and mixtapes being passed around for best of the year lists. I’ve included a few here.
Free Music Archive posted a list of their 45 Most Interesting MP3s of 2010.
M.I.A.’s ViCKiE LEEKZ Mixtape.
Ipickmynose’s to song obsessions of 2010.
RCRD LBL’s Top 25 Tracks of 2010.
Muzzle of Bees posted downloads alongside their Best Albums of 2010 list.
All Songs Considered’s annual Viking’s Choice episode, w/ Lars Gotrich’s top ten albums of 2010.
Sharon van Etten performed on NPR’s World Cafe.
NPR’s got a first listen with The Decemberists’ new album The King is Dead.