Oh, Tuesday in August, you really do epitomize that Lana jam “Summertime Sadness.” Buck up with some links, kids.
* It’s like she doesn’t really have to leave the house anymore: Amanda Palmer Sold A $20 T-Shirt Every 30 Seconds Last Night Using Chirpify + Twitter
* Congrats, SoundCloud!: Shopkick, SoundCloud, And Lookout Named Technology Pioneers By The World Economic Forum
* Next step, music embedded directly in the brain?: Former Rdio software engineer joins Google’s Project Glass team
* Another day, another update: Spotify adds playlist sorting options, new login screens and other navigation improvements to its iOS apps
* Because it’s Tuesday: This Cat Is A Prima Ballerina