Even if you state Canada and that media tax, said taxes were never paid out to the musicians for years. I'm unsure if Ottawa ever cut the checks.
Piracy plain and simple in my view.
At least I know another reason for your PC troubles.
I'm looking for good, safe and free music downloading programs. Do you know any that I could download and use? This is the post I made about it, but didn't get that much response. Can you give me your opinion?