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We7 launches free music-on-demand service

We7 today officially launched its ads-supported music service, offering UK music lovers the chance to listen to whatever music they choose for free, and offering a chance to buy their favourite music.

The service’s extensive catalogue includes music from a three million strong catalogue of artists including Kings of Leon, Pink, Nickelback, and Estelle.

We7 is adding up to 30,000 tracks a day to its collection of over 3 million licensed tracks, including many new releases as they become available.
 
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BPI boss Geoff Taylor on future of music

The BPI is the record label industry group, its chief executive, Geoff Taylor, today offered his notion of what online music would look like in an “ideal” world through a blog item in the Daily Telegraph.

Taylor’s comments were also distributed as a press release by the BPI this morning, and have been reproduced here.

“Like most music fans of my age, I spent my teens and early twenties building a massive music collection, because the ownership of records, and later CDs, was important to me. I wanted to enjoy my music whenever I felt like it.
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