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RIP allofmp3.com

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by 2muchcoffeeman, Jul 2, 2007.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Pffffft. Just like that.


    "Scupper" ... now there's a word you don't see in American newspapers.
  2. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    I still had a credit balance with them. Damn.
  3. PCLoadLetter

    PCLoadLetter Well-Known Member

    A co-worker had $17 on her balance. Damn.

    Given their legal situation I ran my balance down into the negative months ago.
  4. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    Wait, isn't the balance actually with the "middle man" agency? I know I didn't pay them directly. Maybe I can still use that account ...
  5. Diabeetus

    Diabeetus Active Member

    That's what you get for paying for music in the first place ;)
  6. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Active Member

    I tried my old log-in ... won't work. Tried to sign up and found out "already a user with that name." Well, fuck.
  7. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    I've said this before and I'll say it again: The people who write and perform the music you listen to have the right to be paid for their work. Their money comes from royalties on sales. If you want to have good music to listen to, you have a responsibility to repay the people who make that music.

    Downloading is for foofs.
  8. Diabeetus

    Diabeetus Active Member

    The majority of the artists' money comes from other things (i.e. concerts, endorsements, etc.) Record companies get a majority of the profits from record sales, therefore I have no problem doing so.
  9. markvid

    markvid Guest

    Coffee, the next time you buy a CD, remember that it takes the record company a whopping $3 to produce. CD, jewel case, book, etc.
    I ain't paying that mark-up.
  10. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    More like 30 cents.
  11. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    AllTunes (a software program to browse Allofmp3's catalogue and buy songs) still seems to be working...

    Also, mp3Sparks.com seems to have the exact same songs as allofmp3
  12. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    A foof, yes, I be.
    Without paying any fee.
    They're looking for me.
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