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Re: Steal this film 2

 On Jan 3, 2008 7:36 PM, eric c <[hidden email]> wrote: 
> [quote] 
> Yorke said the same thing in a widely-quoted recent interview with David 
> Byrne. His advice to young artists in that piece was, "Don't sign a huge 
> record contract that strips you of all your digital rights, so that when 
> you do sell something on iTunes you get absolutely zero. That would be 
> the first priority." He went on to say that selling the new album, In 
> Rainbows, directly to fans made the band more money from digital 
> distribution than "all the other Radiohead albums put together, forever." 
> [/quote] 

Good for them!  Maybe this will be the distribution standard of the future :-) 

> Oh hell my bandwidth is saturated right now.  No hyperlink from me at 
> the moment.  I'm downloading a 94.6GB torrent right now.  Cause it's 
> there.  Interestingly this caused major problems on an external USB 
> drive when allocating space but no problems on my internal drive. 

Heh, what torrent is this?!?! 
Kristian Erik Hermansen 
"Know something about everything and everything about something." 

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