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I have a friend that would like to upload his band's music to a website but he does not want it to be downloaded, just listened to.

Is there a site that allows you to do this or is there code to do something like this on a site?

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Network Administrator
Commented:
I THINK soundcloud.com does it. However there's always very effective methods to record anything as long as it's being played by your machine's soundcard.

There is no way to stop this.
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Why not use youtube?  You can use Window Movie Maker (FREE) to put the album cover as the video and the song as the audio. Save it as a wmv file and upload it to youtube.

Probably the biggest audience you can ask for too.
Dimitris IoakimoglouNetwork Administrator

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that's true, but everyone knows how to save anything from youtube to your disk :/

audience-wise, it's the best choice by far.
Top Expert 2011

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I have not seen anything that allows me to download media streamed via Silverlight yet. (e.g., if there were, surely someone would have made a FireFox addon that allows me to download content from Netflix).

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