I was growing interested in the new Amazon MP3 Store:
The music is completely DRM-free, encoded at a very respectable 256 kbps, includes a ton of songs from major record labels, and offers terrific software support for Mac OS X.
[Via Daring Fireball: ★ The Amazon MP3 Store and Amazon MP3 Downloader.]
Mind you, the store is not terribly easy to find. But having found it, we Kiwis need to read the Terms and Conditions before we spend too much time exploring further:
As required by our Digital Content providers, Digital Content will, unless otherwise designated, be available only to customers located in the United States.