I had the great pleasure of attending Switzerland vs France at the Gootleib Daimler Stadion in downtown Stuttgart. What a wonderful atmosphere. The World Cup is truly one of the greatest celebrations of mankind, having overpassed the drug-cheat riddled Olympics long ago. However the match was a bit of a
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Sharman Networks, the owners of the KaZaA P2P file-sharing software, has been sued by a collection of record companies in a civil case in Australian courts. The company is under pressure as the record companies are claiming that KaZaA was responsible for rampant piracy and file sharing of coyrighted product.
American Hip Hip is lost. The birth of Hip Hop, the expression of ultimate aspiration against all odds, has been perverted by the new school, bling bling, bullshit, get rich style of contemporary hip hop.
The old days of rebelliousness, of working against the odds and devoting the art of rhyme
There was a time when music companies objected to the playing of music on the radio. Instead of seeing early radio technology as a positive opportunity for the music business, they refused stations the right to rebroadcast their recordings. It is with the same fear of the unknown that music
I love it, iTunes Music Store has arrived in Australia!
It’s great that the best and pretty much only decent digital music shop has been made accesible to Aussies, the only problem I can see is that they deliver the songs as 128kbps AAC files – I just bought Africa Babaataa’s
The CD is dead.
When will the record companies wake up and smell the coffee? In one of my earlier posts I spoke of how the new economy was passing the music industry by and that the obsession with distribution networks was denying the industry an ability to move with
Robbie Williams released his Greatest Hits album on Monday, which was released on a multimedia card (MMC) format for the first time.
Is it the time to get excited?
Well I’m not entirely convinced. The point is that MMCs can be put into Palm PDAs, phones and a lot of other