Universal Indie Records has partnered with FrostWire to offer Cartel’s album ‘Tha Throwback’ for free through Frostwire’s peer to peer application. For a limited time, when the FrostWire application is launched, Hip Hop producer, Cartel’s album will be available for download with a single click. In addition, FrostWire is also running an interview with the upcoming producer at:
“Everyone talks about how the internet is the great equalizer for indie labels trying to compete with the major labels but companies like FrostWire are helping to really make that a reality.” states Cartel. “This is not only a good look for Universal Indie Records but for the indie community in general.”
Following the successful debut of last year’s digital-only LP, “Prepare For Glory”, underground hip hop producer Cartel, releases his follow-up album, “Tha Throwback”, as a free download on Universal Indie Records. Tha Throwback is produced entirely by Cartel and features some of the most promising, upcoming MC’s in the game right now.
In late 2005, concerned developers of LimeWire’s open source community announced the start of a new project fork “FrostWire” that would protect the developmental source code of the LimeWire client and any improvements to the Gnutella protocol design.