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…
By: 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,…
By: 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.
By: Kyle McGovern / February 1, 2013

Farewell, Napster: Read SPIN’s 2000 Story About The Little Pirate That Could

Napster, the file-sharing service that reshaped the music industry, is no more. In 2000, when the scrappy start-up was just getting off the…
By: G Beato / December 1, 2011