Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 5th Sep 2006 14:58 UTC
Original OSNews Interviews Magnatune is the non-evil record label who gives away 128 kbps mp3s of all their artist's songs for free. You can then choose (or not) to purchase DRM-free higher quality versions at a price you set and they allow you to share their purchased songs with 3 friends. The label splits revenues 50/50 with their (carefully picked) signed artists, while these artists keep all of the rights to their music with a non-exclusive contract. Today, we are very happy to feature an interview with John Buckman, the founder and owner of Magnatune, to help us understand better their revolutionary business model.
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Service looks great...
by Deathspawner on Wed 6th Sep 2006 02:11 UTC
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2006-08-11

Great stuff... I love where this is going. The artist selection is a little slim, but some I have been listening to are great.

Looking forward to this service taking over ;-)

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