Trading still cripples the artist, label
Posted by: koogles ()
Date: January 16, 2001 01:01PM

Okay, Dan... if you really wanted to buy the new Melodica CD, for example, but got it on CDR in a trade, how are Ted Poley and Gerhard Pichler going benefit from that? How is the label and the scene supported? That's a loss of a sale: plain and simple. Fine, if it only happens once, right? But you get everybody doing it and it really starts to add up in a hurry.

I think you have to be a musician or a label owner, or know someone in either of these roles, to fully understand the dangers inherent to CD burning. Personally, I don't like paying big money for CDs and I don't imagine you do either. Maybe if the artist/label gets the money they deserve, we North Americans wouldn't have to wait 18 months for Frontiers to release Jimi Jamison's "Empires" domestically!!

Just a few thoughts..

koogles

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My CD-R Trade Site 209 coco 01/15/2001 07:30AM
CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 164 koogles 01/16/2001 07:44AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 156 coco 01/16/2001 08:20AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 191 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 11:02AM
Trading still cripples the artist, label167 koogles 01/16/2001 01:01PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 159 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:46PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 139 koogles 01/17/2001 12:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 145 koogles 01/16/2001 12:47PM
Koogles ur only half right 150 mike 01/16/2001 02:24PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 168 koogles 01/16/2001 03:04PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 159Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 180Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 161 koogles 01/17/2001 12:15AM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 153 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:50PM
Koogles is completely right - this is theft 163 Mister Pomp 01/16/2001 05:59PM
RE: Koogles is completely right - this is theft 186 coco 01/16/2001 08:04PM
RE: Koogles is completely right - this is theft 153 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:50AM
Mr Pomp your right and so am i 157 mike 01/17/2001 05:51AM
RE: Mr Pomp your right and so am i 177 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:46PM
That slippery slope ... 174 Copious K9 01/18/2001 01:39AM
RE: That slippery slope ... 195 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 04:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 147 coco 01/16/2001 05:55PM
RE: Coco- the Artist Desicion maker 151 Eric Abrahamsen 01/16/2001 09:39PM
RE: Coco- the Artist Desicion maker 173 coco 01/16/2001 10:35PM
Living La Vida Coco 155 koogles 01/17/2001 12:02AM
RE: Living La Vida Coco 168 coco 01/17/2001 02:24AM
There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 160 koogles 01/17/2001 05:32AM
RE: There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 165 coco 01/17/2001 06:16AM
Cuckoo for coco puffs 178 koogles 01/17/2001 09:02AM
Cuckoo for Koogles 220 coco 01/17/2001 09:37AM
Coco...nuts! 168 koogles 01/17/2001 10:40AM
John Parr 168 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 11:05AM
RE: John Parr 152 capt kaos 01/17/2001 09:05PM
RE: John Parr 161 koogles 01/18/2001 12:36AM
RE: Coco...nuts! 152 coco 01/17/2001 05:45PM
Burn bitch burn 160 koogles 01/18/2001 12:32AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 158 koogles 01/17/2001 12:28AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 177 Dave 01/17/2001 04:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 170 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:54AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 158 coco 01/17/2001 05:39AM
RE: Coco and being Stupid 168 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 08:14AM
you're not your (np) 145 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:57PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 180Bighair01/17/2001 05:16AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 138 coco 01/17/2001 05:47AM
Where are you buying your CDS? 167 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:39PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 188 koogles 01/17/2001 05:49AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 153 coco 01/17/2001 06:22AM
Can I just say... 182Chris01/17/2001 06:36AM
Yes you can.. 152 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:56PM
Fine... 165Chris01/18/2001 09:12AM
Were you paid for it? 175 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 05:47PM
RE: Were you paid for it? 184Chris01/19/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 146 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 08:11AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 169 koogles 01/17/2001 09:18AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 176 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 154 koogles 01/17/2001 10:46AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 164 koogles 01/17/2001 09:06AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 176 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 185 coco 01/17/2001 09:44AM
Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 140 koogles 01/17/2001 10:10AM
RE: Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 149 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 10:27AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 163Bigair01/18/2001 04:50AM


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