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Old 06-21-2008, 10:51 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Download - about 50%
Taking it from my friends - around 20%
Buying used stuff as give away cheap sh!t charity from rich ppl - 20%
The rest - Buying it normally, mostly the one's of my favorite bands just to satisfy my brain/to have that 'I have it!' sentiment.
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Old 06-22-2008, 08:17 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I generally either buy my music at or scoop it up from a torrent site.

If it's an indie band of some kind, I'm likely to buy the album at the show.
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Old 06-30-2008, 08:48 PM   #13 (permalink)
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have you tried the standard limewire?
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Old 06-30-2008, 10:45 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Farkas22 View Post
have you tried the standard limewire?
That's a virus waiting to happen.
Isn't Torrent the same thing without the viruses?
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Old 06-30-2008, 11:00 PM   #15 (permalink)
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If you're a student, you can use Ruckus for free. Of course, that's all .wma downloads. But if you're a tricky bastard (like me) and you have Windows XP you can remove the DRM-encryption using some small wizardry. From there I put it into iTunes.

They've got most indie artists but the prominent band singles are removed, as are the HUGE bands (basically just the Beatles). I did find a wholesome Exile On Main St. on there... Anyways, it's legal;100% spyware free and virus free and oh yeah, its free.
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