Posts tagged "Napster"

Stream the Napster Documentary ‘Downloaded,’ Without Using Dial-Up

The world before Napster sure was funny, huh? It’s hard to believe that less than 15 years ago, downloading music from the Internet was almost…
Dan Reilly / September 12, 2013

Napster Documentary Shows Music Industry’s Past, Future

In June 1999, a sole teenager forever altered the landscape of recorded music with the launch of Napster. It wasn’t the first peer-to-peer file-sharing network,…
Adam K. Raymond / June 28, 2013

Time-Travel Back to 2000 With Napster Documentary ‘Downloaded’

The sun has set on the Sundance Film Festival, which means cinephiles have already moved on to anticipating South by Southwest. One notable feature is Downloaded,…
Kyle McGovern / February 1, 2013

Farewell, Napster: SPIN’s 2000 Feature About the Little Pirate That Could

This story originally appeared in the May 2000 issue of SPIN.  Napster, the new MP3 file-exchange program, is like a virus. No, wait — a beehive.
G Beato / December 1, 2011