Happy Mondaze, babes. Here are some fine links to put some pep in your limping step.
* Mark your calendars!: Billboard FutureSound Conference Next Month In San Francisco
* Now imagine the numbers if it had been Justin Bieber freefalling with a kitten: Felix Baumgarter breaks YouTube record as 8 million viewers watch his space jump (video)
* Do you think this new service will survive?: 12 Reasons Microsoft’s Spotify Competitor, Xbox Music, Might Not Be Doomed
* A label takes a step out of the digital dark ages: Interscope Records relaunches its corporate website for the e-commerce, Twitter generation
* Pop politics: The Vice Presidential Debate, Songified