Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecommunications group France Telecom, is expanding its OD2-powered Music Club download service into the Netherlands and Spain.

Wanadoo, the Internet service provider owned by French telecommunications group France Telecom, is expanding its OD2-powered Music Club download service into the Netherlands and Spain.

Although no precise date is available for the launch, London-based digital-music service provider OD2 says the two new services will go live in early November.

Additionally, Wanadoo is extending an existing deal for Loudeye Corp.-owned OD2 to supply repertoire for the ISP's Music Club download services in the United Kingdom and France.

Wanadoo serves 9.3 million ISP customers in four European markets: Britain, France, the Netherlands and Spain. Its Music Club download service is now targeted to an estimated 3 million broadband Internet subscribers in those four markets.

Through the extended agreement, each localized Wanadoo service offer 400,000 legitimate downloads at prices beginning at €0.99 each. Wanadoo will also launch an unlimited on-demand streaming package for €7.99 a month.

Also new to Wanadoo's music customers will be the ability to download Loudeye's OD2 Music Manager Application. The software can be "plugged" into Microsoft Corp.'s Windows Media Player to create a more personalized player for downloading and streaming songs.

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