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Jeff Bezos is a genius. The Amazon Mp3 downloader is brilliant. Why would anyone every buy from iTunes again!?

5/14/2009

Seriously… I'm downloading a remake of Blood on the Tracks by Mary Lee's Corvette… no DRM, super cheap and super easy. 

http://www.mahalo.com/amazon

  • http://cksample.wordpress.com/ c.k.

    You didn’t know about this? It’s great. Also, you should get this cool little iTunes plugin that lets you use the iTunes Store to browse for music but then grab the MP3 from Amazon http://www.advantageousmp3.com/mac/

  • http://weblogs.asp.net/jeff/ Jeff Putz

    Where have you been, man? I haven’t bought anything from iTunes since Amazon started selling DRM-free! The downloader has been there since the start.

  • Daniel Robitaille

    To answer the question in the title of your post: in
    Canada iTunes is available, while Amazon MP3 store isn’t….

  • http://www.chrispeden.com Chris

    I like Amazon MP3 but AAC is a better quality format and with iTunes being DRM Free, the advantage is iTunes for people who really care about encoder quality.

  • Chris Higgins

    Jason,
    iTunes is now DRM free also. I like Amazon but I they should allow you to put songs in a shopping cart like their other products. Also searching and sorting music is not as slick as iTunes. Regardless it’s always great to have a choice in pricing and CKs applescript can help with that very easily.

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