March 26, 2008

Grooveshark Article

If you were interested in my quick take on Grooveshark (and other music sharing services) a few posts back, I'd like to direct you to Leslie's much more detailed review of Grooveshark which also discusses the monetary aspect of their approach, which involves the ability to buy music, but also to get paid in credit for sharing music. This will probably be great news for people with large online social networks, but not quite as great for people with large antisocial networks.

Here's my Grooveshark playlist called "Antisocial Network." It would be great if I could somehow embed it here.

I'm busy trying to get my current iTunes library re-rated after losing all my ratings in a hard drive mishap, so I'm heavily listenign to my library rather than checking out other people's playlists at the moment...

Posted by James at March 26, 2008 2:53 PM
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hey james,

thanks for the update. i work at grooveshark, and i dug the write-up you did on online music. sorry to hear about the hard drive-based death of music.

definitely send me an email if you want to chat or if there's anything i can do for you. hope to hear


Posted by: ben at March 26, 2008 7:38 PM

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