Neil (nt) wrote,

mp3 blogs

A new genre of Web sites that offer an eclectic mix of free music downloads may not be strictly legit, but the sites' creators say they're doing the beleaguered record industry a favor.

Named for the MP3 music format and the popular self-published Web sites known as blogs, they are part online mixtape, part diary, and part music magazine.

I've never heard of this before, but I think it's a great idea. If the record companies are smart, they will recognize it for what it is: free advertising. I'll definitely be checking out some of these sites.

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