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    Need music.

    Does anyone know a legal music site for linux?

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    hi elfshadow14 !!

    Quote Originally Posted by elfshadow14
    Does anyone know a legal music site for linux?
    Lagal Music ????

    you can use LimeWire in Linux to download music files... all kinda stuff...

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    Linux User ImNeat's Avatar
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    Just look for an online music store that sells .mp3 files and doesn't use DRM. I have never had a problem running .mp3 in linux. Not sure if any store sells .ogg or open source formats.
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    Linux Engineer d38dm8nw81k1ng's Avatar
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    also, a lot of bands will let you download a couple of their songs for free
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    here is a thread in which I mention a few
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    Linux Newbie daacosta's Avatar
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    To be on the safe side I'd take a look at the creative commons website ( in order to find music that is explicitly legal to download...

    I have found some interesting pieces of jazz, acid-jazz, etc. there and I am happy with them...

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    Linux Guru Juan Pablo's Avatar
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    I think have a legal music download website with a lot of genres, but sadly i think they use DRM
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