RealMusic launched in the UK in December but RealNetworks is expanding its base by launching the subscription service in France, germany, Italy, Spain and The Netherlands. The service comprises radio station, music videos and ringtones. Unsigned bands are encouraged to submit and share music through the service but it’s facing some strong competition in that spoace from MySpace amongst others, while the BBC has also announced plans to grow its presence in the unsigned music space from the current OneMusic service attached to Radio One. RealMusic is available for a monthly charge of €11.99.