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 182 coco 01/15/2001 07:30AM
CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 146 koogles 01/16/2001 07:44AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 142 coco 01/16/2001 08:20AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 181 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 11:02AM
Trading still cripples the artist, label156 koogles 01/16/2001 01:01PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 146 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:46PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 128 koogles 01/17/2001 12:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 137 koogles 01/16/2001 12:47PM
Koogles ur only half right 140 mike 01/16/2001 02:24PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 156 koogles 01/16/2001 03:04PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 141Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 151Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 146 koogles 01/17/2001 12:15AM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 143 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:50PM
Koogles is completely right - this is theft 146 Mister Pomp 01/16/2001 05:59PM
RE: Koogles is completely right - this is theft 169 coco 01/16/2001 08:04PM
RE: Koogles is completely right - this is theft 132 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:50AM
Mr Pomp your right and so am i 141 mike 01/17/2001 05:51AM
RE: Mr Pomp your right and so am i 159 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:46PM
That slippery slope ... 160 Copious K9 01/18/2001 01:39AM
RE: That slippery slope ... 178 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 04:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 137 coco 01/16/2001 05:55PM
RE: Coco- the Artist Desicion maker 137 Eric Abrahamsen 01/16/2001 09:39PM
RE: Coco- the Artist Desicion maker 162 coco 01/16/2001 10:35PM
Living La Vida Coco 135 koogles 01/17/2001 12:02AM
RE: Living La Vida Coco 159 coco 01/17/2001 02:24AM
There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 148 koogles 01/17/2001 05:32AM
RE: There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 155 coco 01/17/2001 06:16AM
Cuckoo for coco puffs 167 koogles 01/17/2001 09:02AM
Cuckoo for Koogles 200 coco 01/17/2001 09:37AM
Coco...nuts! 149 koogles 01/17/2001 10:40AM
John Parr 146 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 11:05AM
RE: John Parr 138 capt kaos 01/17/2001 09:05PM
RE: John Parr 144 koogles 01/18/2001 12:36AM
RE: Coco...nuts! 135 coco 01/17/2001 05:45PM
Burn bitch burn 150 koogles 01/18/2001 12:32AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 144 koogles 01/17/2001 12:28AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 165 Dave 01/17/2001 04:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 155 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:54AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 145 coco 01/17/2001 05:39AM
RE: Coco and being Stupid 159 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 08:14AM
you're not your (np) 138 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:57PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 156Bighair01/17/2001 05:16AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 128 coco 01/17/2001 05:47AM
Where are you buying your CDS? 153 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:39PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 168 koogles 01/17/2001 05:49AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 134 coco 01/17/2001 06:22AM
Can I just say... 163Chris01/17/2001 06:36AM
Yes you can.. 137 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:56PM
Fine... 151Chris01/18/2001 09:12AM
Were you paid for it? 160 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 05:47PM
RE: Were you paid for it? 170Chris01/19/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 133 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 08:11AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 149 koogles 01/17/2001 09:18AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 160 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 140 koogles 01/17/2001 10:46AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 147 koogles 01/17/2001 09:06AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 157 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 164 coco 01/17/2001 09:44AM
Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 128 koogles 01/17/2001 10:10AM
RE: Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 133 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 10:27AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 145Bigair01/18/2001 04:50AM


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