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Re: [vox] Micheal's Minutes: Microsoft and Apple Sell Out MusicFans
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Re: [vox] Micheal's Minutes: Microsoft and Apple Sell Out MusicFans

I don't know about anyone else, but I like the concept of "unbundling" the individual songs on a music CD.

Except for my favorite artists/bands, or for "best-of" CDs, on average I like maybe 3-5 tracks on the
average CD well enough to copy them to other media.  So for $3-5 vs. $12 or more, I'm happy with the


Bill Kendrick wrote:
On Thu, May 01, 2003 at 01:59:25PM -0700, Shwaine wrote:
My only problem with Apple's store
is I think the per song price of $0.99 is too high. Something like $0.25
to $0.50 per song would be more appropriate IMO.

Considering that these days it costs $15-20 to get a disc with only 10-15
songs on it, 99c is actually pretty good.  Esp. considering you're getting
the whole "pick-and-choose" and "on-demand" service out of it.

IMO, of course.



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