After a huge summer tour, the DMB has been busy with family and working on their follow-up to last year’s album ”Away From the World”. Matthews reveals he’s teamed with Rob Cavallo (producer) who worked on the DMB album “Big Whiskey & the GrooGrux King… 121 more words
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While organizations like the Motion Picture Association of America and the Recording Industry Association of America have been trying to pass archaic laws that would treat people that illegally download content as they would in countries like Iran or the like, have decided to use the soft tactic and go after the children. 280 more words
You may have read this morning that the latest Internet institutions in the crosshairs of the music industry’s acronymous suit-wearers are lyrics websites — the National Music Publishers’ Association has filed takedown notices against 50 websites that they allege have failed to remunerate them for licenses covering the lyrics that they’re displaying online. 1,083 more words
When it comes to learning about the evils of Internet piracy, Hollywood studios and the major music labels want kids to start young.
A nonprofit group called the Center for Copyright Information has commissioned a school curriculum to teach elementary-age children about the value of copyrights. 74 more words
The word “piracy” is often used when describing music that is illegally streamed or downloaded, however it does not give the same impact as the word which probably better describes it; 144 more words