1. Update, Part Deux: NPR Music’s Best Music Of 2013 On Spotify, Rdio

    We’ve still got a few more year-end lists to publish before Dec. 31 (like, uh, your beloved Tumblr host’s favorite metal albums), but here’s a round-up of what we’ve done, so far, with links to Spotify and Rdio playlists. —Lars

  2. NPR Music’s Best Music Of 2013 On Spotify, Rdio

    Well, what we have so far, at least, and working from what’s available to stream on those mediums. More lists to come!

  3. STREAM: A Mix For America (Spotify, Rdio)

    STREAM: A Mix For America (Spotify, Rdio)

  4. In a time when it feels like there are no more new ideas, who challenges you to rethink music? We asked for the most original artists working today and you answered.
We also made a four-hour playlist! Dive in at Spotify and Rdio.

    In a time when it feels like there are no more new ideas, who challenges you to rethink music? We asked for the most original artists working today and you answered.

    We also made a four-hour playlist! Dive in at Spotify and Rdio.

  5. Here they are: All of our Best Music of 2012 lists in handy-dandy Spotify and Rdio playlist form!
100 Favorite Songs: Spotify | Rdio
Favorite 50 Albums: Spotify | Rdio
10 Artists You Should Have Known In 2012: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Top 40: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Folk & Americana Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 World Music Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Electronic Dance Tracks: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Jazz Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Classical Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Outer Sound Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Metal Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Top 10 Latin Alternative Albums: Spotify | Rdio
Bob Boilen’s Top 10 Albums Of 2012: Spotify | Rdio
Ann Powers’ Top 10 Albums Of 2012: Spotify | Rdio
Robin Hilton’s Top 10 Albums Of 2012: Spotify | Rdio
Stephen Thompson’s Top 10 Albums Of 2012: Spotify | Rdio

    Here they are: All of our Best Music of 2012 lists in handy-dandy Spotify and Rdio playlist form!

  6. Whether you’re having turkey, turducken, tofurkey or fish tacos, Thanksgiving is about family, food and the soul-deadening stress of logistics. So here’s a mix designed to help you keep your mind on the bonding-fueled feast that justifies it all.
Subscribe to Songs For Stuffing on Spotify or Rdio.
Illustration: Paulo Lopez/NPR

    Whether you’re having turkey, turducken, tofurkey or fish tacos, Thanksgiving is about family, food and the soul-deadening stress of logistics. So here’s a mix designed to help you keep your mind on the bonding-fueled feast that justifies it all.

    Subscribe to Songs For Stuffing on Spotify or Rdio.

    Illustration: Paulo Lopez/NPR