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Stephen Witt: How Music Got Free

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How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, the Turn of a century and the patient zero of piracy by Stephen Witt

With How Music Got Free, Journalist Stephen Witt traces the secret history of digital music piracy, from the invention of the mp3, to a compact-disc manufacturing plant where nearly two thousand albums were leaked over the course of a decade and into the darkest recesses of the Internet.