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Do you still buy music?

Discussion in 'Music Department' started by Undercovermc, Jun 2, 2007.

  1. Undercovermc [|]

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    The internet is a vast source for music, with links everywhere. It's very easy to find the song you heard on the radio or saw on television. But do you buy music CD's from shops or has that totally been replaced by the ability to download music for free?
     
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  2. Liengod sur le fil

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    Yes, I still buy CDs.
    If I believe the artist deserves the money because I like the album enough I'll go out and purchase it.
     
  3. KamiKazi Inactive Member

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    no, i download for free
    of course i buy my music. (someone could be watching)
     
  4. kimidoll i wanna smoke some marijuana

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    Sometimes, but I mostly just download or torrent any foreign music.
     
  5. Sky is Over Active Member

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    rarely; like once a year, and taht's only if the song is even worth the cash.
     
  6. kaiden Guest

    Only like 2 a year.I just download music onto my mp3,I use cd's when I'm in the car.
     
  7. Glittercunt I kill people I like

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  8. ♠Mr.Nibbles♠ Nibbles on Nipples

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    What reason do I need to waste my money on CDs. If I'm not suppose to pirate the music then why is there so much free fileshare programs, and websites that list track #s and titles.

    With this much resources in the internet I sure aint gonna start or ever.

    Free downloads for Life
     
  9. RyRyMini boys don't cry

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    Nope. They made it easy to get music in other ways, cheaper, too ;D, so I'll do that.
     
  10. Kasi Member

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    Yes, I've never stopped buying the CDs, I'm not sqeaky-clean on the downloading bussiness though, Just a few tracks here and there. I try to buy the CD after downloading, if not get a cheap used copy on Ebay or something.
     
  11. Dragoness_Noush Fuzzy Fuzzy Cute Cute

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    I buy an album if im a super fan or the artist(s) or if i just really am too lazy to download a whole abum one day
     
  12. Yuki Uchiha ello

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    i still buy music....cause that's how i listen to music....
     
  13. Juubi Active Member

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    Never. There are just too many ways to get it for free.
    You should have started a poll.
     
  14. destroy_musick Yul Brynner Was A Skinhead

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    yup

    im related to a music store owner, so i get stuff for cheap
     
  15. LayZ Chloe Bada$$

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    Co-sign. I got to support my favorite artists.

    Co-sign. I use the same system.
     
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    Granted I have a insanely larger downloaded collection than physical collection, I still like having the actual album over downloading it--the collector in me, you know?

    I'd say I buy about one or two CDs a month (even though I download like 20 a month).
     
  17. neko-sennin AKA shadesmaclean

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    Occasionally, but only if the lion's share of the album is something I'd actually listen to, rather than just one or two songs.

    'Fraid duties/tariffs and shipping make foreign CD's out of the question. I never used to buy them even before p2p came along.
     
  18. i luv blue I LUV BLUE

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    yeah y would i stop?
     
  19. Mr.Google Guest

    I dl songs for my Ipod, then buy a Ipod connector for my car :noworry
     
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    Yuuuuuuup. I haven't bought anything in a few months as I've been spending more of my money on reading material. But when I'm on a roll... I can spend a gang of cash at the record shop. In the past couple of years I've at least hit triple digits in the amount of records I've bought.
     
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    I don't have the money to do so usually.
     
  22. Poison .sǝou ɥo

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    Depends, but i usually just download or watever..
     
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    Of coruse I do. Without buying the CD's then how am I going to help support the bands I adore? I'm not going to drive them away because no one is buying the albums. Usually I'll only download if the Album hasn't come out yet and there arwe a few songs out that I really like, or songs that never made it to albums. :]
     
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    Nope, don't listen to too much music anyways.
     
  26. Dango suit & tie

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    They sell albums here at 50$ each, so no.
     
  27. Lemonade Active Member

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    Occasionally, I still buys cds or get them bought for me.
     
  28. Steven Pinhead Active Member

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    I buy more then I download
     
  29. cygnus Ta Det Lungt

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    I download any music I want, but I buy anything I really enjoy.

    Hell...I've bought 5 CDs this week, and I bought another 6 last week....
     
  30. Roy I'm with <b><font color="#ff6600">COCO</font></b>

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    ^same here :)
     
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