The Friday Linkfest: 11/14/08

Written by Linkfest, Popdose Lists

Slacktivist chimes in on the Prop. 8 debacle, and Keith Olbermann delivers a moving (and restrained!) special comment:

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Hip new music on Alabama public television? Yes indeed — check out We Have Signal, live from Birmingham;

Jeff Vrabel braves his local megaplex for a viewing of Madagascar 2;

Topless Robot recounts how exactly it happened that a town in Turkey decided to sue Chris Nolan;

Stereogum kicks off its partnership with Amazon’s MP3 store by offering Guided by Voices’ Bee Thousand for $3.99;

The Onion A.V. Club catches up with the Nirvana Nevermind baby;

Funky16Corners pays tribute to the recently departed Miriam Makeba;

Mitch Mitchell, drummer for the Jimi Hendrix Experience, passes away;

Rolling Stone compiles a list of the 100 greatest singers of all time and the 50 best rock & roll videogames of all time;

The Faces contemplate a most unexpected reunion;

JamsBio compiles a list of 25 great closing tracks;

The mysterious chord that kicks off “A Hard Day’s Night” is identified at last;

AudioTuts identifies five all-time classic albums that critics despised;

…And our new friend Alan O’Day, of “Undercover Angel” fame, has produced a new video:

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