MP3.com Webcasting Today's Development Conference

Software, Hardware Device Manufactures and Marketing Experts Expected To

Benefit From Valuable IOS Workshops



Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from MP3.com, Inc.

    SAN DIEGO, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Programmers and developers from around
 the world are gathering today in MP3.com, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:   MPPP) San Diego
 headquarters for the MP3.com Development Conference.  The conference is
 expected to power the next generation of developers who will help shape the
 future of the digital music space by learning new technologies at the MP3.com
 event.
     The Development Conference is expecting hundreds of attendees for the two-
 day event.  The conference, open to software and hardware device manufactures
 as well as marketing professionals, is being webcast from 9:30 a.m. to
 5:00 p.m. for those who cannot attend at www.mp3.com/stations/webcast.
     MP3.com guests can expect a day full of training in workshops that range
 from Music IOS API classes, Enhanced Music IOS, and Music IOS demonstrations.
 MP3.com technical staff will also demonstrate XML content feeds and Beam-It
 technology.  Keynote speaker Michael Robertson, chief executive office and
 chairman of MP3.com, will be in attendance to discuss trends in online digital
 music and the future of music distribution.  For more information about
 today's and tomorrow's events, visit www.mp3.com/de or to join the conference
 by way of webcast visit www.mp3.com/stations/webcast.
 
     About MP3.com
     MP3.com, Inc. has created a unique and robust technology infrastructure
 designed to facilitate the storage, management, promotion and delivery of
 digital music.  As the Internet's premier Music Service Provider (MSP), the
 company is dedicated to providing consumers with access to music when they
 want it, where they want it, using any web-enabled device.  The company's web
 site hosts what MP3.com believes is the largest collection of digital music
 available on the Internet, with more than 926,000 songs and audio files posted
 from over 144,000 digital artists and record labels.  Dedicated to growing the
 digital music space, the company's products and services include on-demand
 Subscription Music Channels, an innovative Business Music Services program, a
 Syndicated Radio program and others.  Additionally, through the company's MSP
 technology initiative and its music InterOperating System, MP3.com is
 partnering with a variety of forward-looking businesses to expand its digital
 music strategy.  MP3.com's common stock is listed for trading on the Nasdaq
 National Market under the ticker symbol MPPP.  The company is based in San
 Diego, California.  For more information on MP3.com, visit www.mp3.com.
 
     Statements in this press release that are not strictly historical are
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities
 Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.  These
 statements may include references to activities and events expected to occur
 in connection with MP3.com's proposed Development Conference, as well as the
 products and services described in connection therewith.  These statements
 involve a high degree of risk and uncertainty, are only predictions, and
 actual events or results may differ materially from those projected in such
 forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to
 differences include risks related to: MP3.com's litigation proceedings,
 including without limitation the inability to reach settlement with all
 parties to such proceedings; risks associated with the proposed MP3.com
 Development Conference and the implementation and functionality of products
 and services described in connection therewith, as well as any cost and value-
 added benefits attributed therein; acceptance of MP3.com's products and
 services; MP3.com's limited operating history; and MP3.com's rapid growth, as
 well as other risks detailed from time-to-time in MP3.com's reports to the
 Securities and Exchange Commission, including its report on Form 10-K for the
 year ended December 31, 2000.
 
     For further information, please contact:  Greg Wilfahrt, Director of
 Public Relations of MP3.com, 858-623-7280, pr@mp3.com.
 
 

SOURCE MP3.com, Inc.
    SAN DIEGO, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Programmers and developers from around
 the world are gathering today in MP3.com, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:   MPPP) San Diego
 headquarters for the MP3.com Development Conference.  The conference is
 expected to power the next generation of developers who will help shape the
 future of the digital music space by learning new technologies at the MP3.com
 event.
     The Development Conference is expecting hundreds of attendees for the two-
 day event.  The conference, open to software and hardware device manufactures
 as well as marketing professionals, is being webcast from 9:30 a.m. to
 5:00 p.m. for those who cannot attend at www.mp3.com/stations/webcast.
     MP3.com guests can expect a day full of training in workshops that range
 from Music IOS API classes, Enhanced Music IOS, and Music IOS demonstrations.
 MP3.com technical staff will also demonstrate XML content feeds and Beam-It
 technology.  Keynote speaker Michael Robertson, chief executive office and
 chairman of MP3.com, will be in attendance to discuss trends in online digital
 music and the future of music distribution.  For more information about
 today's and tomorrow's events, visit www.mp3.com/de or to join the conference
 by way of webcast visit www.mp3.com/stations/webcast.
 
     About MP3.com
     MP3.com, Inc. has created a unique and robust technology infrastructure
 designed to facilitate the storage, management, promotion and delivery of
 digital music.  As the Internet's premier Music Service Provider (MSP), the
 company is dedicated to providing consumers with access to music when they
 want it, where they want it, using any web-enabled device.  The company's web
 site hosts what MP3.com believes is the largest collection of digital music
 available on the Internet, with more than 926,000 songs and audio files posted
 from over 144,000 digital artists and record labels.  Dedicated to growing the
 digital music space, the company's products and services include on-demand
 Subscription Music Channels, an innovative Business Music Services program, a
 Syndicated Radio program and others.  Additionally, through the company's MSP
 technology initiative and its music InterOperating System, MP3.com is
 partnering with a variety of forward-looking businesses to expand its digital
 music strategy.  MP3.com's common stock is listed for trading on the Nasdaq
 National Market under the ticker symbol MPPP.  The company is based in San
 Diego, California.  For more information on MP3.com, visit www.mp3.com.
 
     Statements in this press release that are not strictly historical are
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities
 Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.  These
 statements may include references to activities and events expected to occur
 in connection with MP3.com's proposed Development Conference, as well as the
 products and services described in connection therewith.  These statements
 involve a high degree of risk and uncertainty, are only predictions, and
 actual events or results may differ materially from those projected in such
 forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to
 differences include risks related to: MP3.com's litigation proceedings,
 including without limitation the inability to reach settlement with all
 parties to such proceedings; risks associated with the proposed MP3.com
 Development Conference and the implementation and functionality of products
 and services described in connection therewith, as well as any cost and value-
 added benefits attributed therein; acceptance of MP3.com's products and
 services; MP3.com's limited operating history; and MP3.com's rapid growth, as
 well as other risks detailed from time-to-time in MP3.com's reports to the
 Securities and Exchange Commission, including its report on Form 10-K for the
 year ended December 31, 2000.
 
     For further information, please contact:  Greg Wilfahrt, Director of
 Public Relations of MP3.com, 858-623-7280, pr@mp3.com.
 
 SOURCE  MP3.com, Inc.