I just got pinged out of the blue by Seb, who has set up rutunes.com with some friends, and he recommended I swing by and have a look.
So I did. It’s obviously got some features to add yet and when they are in place it looks like it will rock! They will offer guides on how to search across all the sites at once and how to use PayPal to top up any account. Genius!
In the meantime their reviews of the current crop of music stores are extremely down-to-earth and hugely informative. Well worth reading for your own benefit and also as a resource to point people to who wish to find some DRM-free, reasonably priced MP3s.