Last.fmThis episode is work safe.

Last.fm is a free service that tracks your musical taste, finds similar users, and provides musical recommendations and free personalised radio.

Interview with Martin Stiksel, co-founder of the Last.fm.

We discuss what Last.fm is and how it works; scrobbling; the advantages to using Last.fm’s donation model; allaying the fears of record companies about the digital distrubution of the songs on their label through Last.fm; how Last.fm helps promote music for record labels, bands and musicians; people stealing music downloaded from Pandora; why you can not play specific tracks with Last.fm; how Last.fm has changed his listening habits; how Last.fm began; future plan s for the company; howmusic is going to be created, purchased, distributed and listened to in the next 10 years; one of my favortie Last.fm music tags; my sole complaint with Last.fm.

Featured song is “Purpose and the Decay” by Sigcell.

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