With the new tour and open-taping policy, I figure we'll be seeing alot more torrents, and more people will want them.
Here is an awesome Bittorrent FAQ:
All around awesome program: http://thor.prohosting.com/roh0205/
You can play them with:
, my choice)
, with plugin)
iTunes (with this mod: http://playlistmag.com/news/2006/07/11/ogg/index.php
You can convert with:
Foobar2000 (have the LAME mp3 codec installed for best results, if making mp3)
Flac frontend (flac.sf.net)
use this: http://sbooth.org/Max/
remember, most tapers don't want you to make mp3s of their shows, except for personal use (your ipod, etc). You should never make mp3 files of a show and put them online unless the taper gives you explicit permission to do so.