We wrote about Muxtape a little more than a month ago, and since then we’ve seen the simple music-sharing platform take off (explosively). Of course, with the growing hype surrounding the once small and dubiously legal project, we, as avid Muxtapers, have been holding our breath for the inevitable – its shutdown. But it looks like we may be holding it for a bit longer, maybe even forever. WIRED’s Listening Post spoke with Muxtape.com founder Justin Ouellette about the project, its origins and future, and, rather delicately, its legality. The interview is brief but enlightening, and while there is some tiptoeing around the issue of legality, Justin doesn’t seem to be sweating it:

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