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Orange Rock Corps

August 14, 2008

An interesting initiative by Orange where you have to work for a ticket to their summer festival. Give four hours of your time to the community and they’ll hand you a freebie ticket. The line up so far includes Busta Rhymes…and thats about it at the mo. More acts to be announce soon. Advertisements


January 30, 2008

Qtrax is a P2P music application that enables users to download their favourite tunes…for free..legally. The company has made licence agreements with the four major record labels: EMI, SonyBMG, Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group. The jukebox keeps its music free to the consumer with ad supported downloads. Definitely one to watch.


January 28, 2008

There are lots of sites out there which allow you to search for free full length music streams but Songza just works and looks better than most. Give it a go.

Now Play It

January 27, 2008

Now Play It is a brand new digital initiative which aims to teach you how to play the guitar to your favourite songs. Only this time, we’re not talking bearded tutors in a north London bedsit. You learn the chords from the artists themselves. When i first discovered this site the Top 10 downloads included […]