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GetMusic

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We gave it a B

Urban sprawl is bad. Cybersprawl is worse. Take New York City-based GetMusic.com, for instance: It’s not one site but seven (member URLs include country-themed http://www.twangthis.com and hip-hop-oriented http://www.peeps.com). Why the tangle of pages? To accommodate a metric ton of tracks, articles, and sundries, some of which are actually kind of nifty (the No Doubt Ms. Pac-Man game is good Shockwave-driven fun). Behind the Music fans will surely delight in video interviews with personages as diverse as Christina Aguilera, Creed, and classical pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet. So yes, there’s something for everyone — but the same can be said of Wal-Mart. B