An Oral History of LimeWire: The Little App That Changed the Music Industry Forever | MEL Magazine
Mitch Goldstein

And the untold story of a Spotify killer that never saw the light of day In 2001, the internet's premier file-sharing service Napster was shut down after just two years, leaving a giant vacuum in the ever-expanding peer-to-peer file-sharing space. There was, however, no putting the toothpaste back into the tube.