24.5.06

Music Downloads

I just found this poll in one of the talkers where I'm a regular... Interesting results.


>-----< Current Poll: Music downloads >---------------------------------------<
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| Music publishers now recognise that people will pay to download music |
| from the Internet. How do you obtain most of your music? |
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| Remember, the poll is anonymous! |
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| 1) Download from an official site like the iTunes Sto 4 votes ( 7%) |
| 2) Download from a dodgy Russian cheap MP3 site 1 vote ( 1%) |
| 3) Download illegally from a P2P network 22 votes ( 43%) |
| 4) Buy the CD from an online store 0 votes ( 0%) |
| 5) Buy the CD from a regular store 12 votes ( 23%) |
| 6) Zahlman sings softly in my ear as I sleep 12 votes ( 23%) |
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Maybe the music industry should try to find out why is this instead of just using repression to change the numbers?