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[Gizmodo] Rhapsody gives away 100,000 DRM-FREE Albums!

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Rhapsody, known for its subscription music service, just opened a DRM-free MP3 store. The MP3s are encoded in 256kpbs CBR, and run $.99 per track and $9.99 per album. Shoppers can preview 25 full-length tracks a month from the standard 5 million song catalog, which is extra sweet if you ask us. To kick things off, the first 100,000 sign-ups to the store until July 4th get one album for free, so give it a try and let us know how it stacks up against the big boys.
Let's celebrate the era of NO DRM

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It's cool that they're doing this, but I remember using Rhapsody back in the day and it was worse than iTunes.
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Ya I had rhapsody for a couple years, the only thing that was better than itunes was that you could listen to the whole song without buying it, so I used it like a radio. But then I got an Ipod I couldn't use my rhapsody songs thanks to their DRM. Rhapsody's song DRM songs don't work with the Ipod. Well at least not without a lot of extra steps.

I may have to sign back up to get a free album and this time it should work with my Ipod.
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Just got my free album. Hooray for DRM free music.
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DRM FTL! DRM-Free FTW!!!
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