Mix: Q101, Schwarzenegger, Wine guide, Lollapalooza

Chicago’s Q101 radio station is giving away iTunes gift cards to anyone they spot carrying an iPod. “Now thru August 3rd, our ‘iTunes spotters’ will be running around Chicago giving away iTunes gift cards featuring over 20 Lollapalooza bands. If you’re spotted around town with your white earbuds and your iPod, you’ll get free a Lollapalooza music card from Q101 and iTunes.”

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger gave British Prime Minister Tony Blair a 60GB iPod preloaded with songs about California during Blair’s visit last weekend to Silicon Valley. The iPod was inscribed: “Presented to the Right Honorable Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, by Arnold Schwarzenegger, Governor of California.” [via MDN]
CyraKnow has released its new Mark Phillips Wine Guide in audio format for iPod-using wine enthusiasts. The guide was designed to be an “introduction to wine specifically for iPod use with the intent of helping new and seasoned wine students learn by a novel, practical and humorous approach.”

The Lollapalooza 2006 ClickGuide is an interactive guide to this year’s festival. “It’s packed with the lineup, schedule, song clips, photos (iPod) and more. With this handy tool on your iPod or PDA, you can check out the bands and plan your Lolla weekend on the train, in a meeting or right there in Grant Park.”

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