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BitTorrent and legendary electronic musician DJ Shadow are teaming up today to test out a whole new way to monetize free downloads: A bundle of tunes from DJ Shadow’s Hidden Transmissions From The MPC Era (1992-1996) featuring a free software download from one of BitTorrent’s advertising partners that garners the musician cash every time a user yoinks it.
Anyone who grew up in the ’90s must be experiencing deja vu all over again these days — what with the resurgence of Fiona Apple and Ben Folds Five, as the well as the impending release of Alanis Morissette’s new album. Suddenly we’ve all got a serious urge to dig out our old JNCOs and kick on some Candies. Despite this nouveau wave of ’90s love — obviously — a lot has changed over the years, perhaps most starkly exemplified with the release of Counting Crows’ new album, which was celebrated Monday with a partnership with peer-to-peer service BitTorrent.