Flashback to Aerosmith and how they used free music downloads to promote in 1994

June 27th marks a day in rock history.

In 1994, Aerosmith became the first major band to let fans download a full new track free from the Internet. Over ten-thousand CompuServe subscribers downloaded the song “Head First” within its first eight days of availability.

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