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http://muxtape.com/ "relaunching soon, in the service of bands"
"Muxtape is relaunching as a service exclusively for bands, offering an extremely powerful platform with unheard-of simplicity for artists to thrive on the internet. Musicians in 2008 without access to a full time web developer have few options when it comes to establishing themselves online, but their needs often revolve around a common set of problems. The new Muxtape will allow bands to upload their own music and offer an embeddable player that works anywhere on the web, in addition to the original muxtape format. Bands will be able to assemble an attractive profile with simple modules that enable optional"
there is no need for such Tiny font malarkey at this hour.
but that's play apple and plus key is for. zoom-zoom-zooom.
i'm so tired i'm making no sense.
he tried to work something out with the major labels but then the RIAA independently came down on top of him, so now it's going to become a new bands' music streaming service that nobody needs because Myspace still exists. I give it six months.
I know the RIAA is all about stopping piracy and whatnot but crushing this kind of site, I think anyway, comes back to bight their own artists. I know I investigated and even Bought new things from listening to tunes from it.
You can only download from it if you are a bit/a lot geeky and if it's only then a streaming site surely a radio like royalty would make it fine?
there must be room for competition.
He wants to create something similar to music part of myspace to me.
the original muxtape was a beautiful, beautiful thing. Now it's been neutered by misguided legislation