RE: Mr Pomp your right and so am i
Posted by: Mister Pomp ()
Date: January 17, 2001 05:46PM

Mike

I agree the issue isn't simple and I agree that artists have to find a way of letting us taste their music first before we buy but it's a slippery slope once you, even with good motives, decide that you're going to taste a certain CD first through CDRs because an artist failed to put any mechanic in place for you to do so. From there it's only 1 step to keeping certain CDs on CDR only because they weren't good enough to buy. Sorry but that's not your/my anybody else's choice. The artist / label didn't make it available at different prices for different levels of enjoyment. Maybe that'll come around in 5 years time on a pay per play fully web enabled basis but not just yet. Until then the routes we've got offer us 2 choices : pay & have or don't pay / don't have. This 3rd way of stealing it can't be helping. As for Offspring etc, again I'd say 1) that's the choice of 1 artist but can hardly be rolled out to mandatorily include everybody and 2) it's not just the artists choice. The other people involved in getting the CD into our hands need a cut too. I seem to recall hearing that record companies aren't that keen on napster?

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My CD-R Trade Site 178 coco 01/15/2001 07:30AM
CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 145 koogles 01/16/2001 07:44AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 140 coco 01/16/2001 08:20AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 175 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 11:02AM
Trading still cripples the artist, label 152 koogles 01/16/2001 01:01PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 142 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:46PM
RE: Trading still cripples the artist, label 126 koogles 01/17/2001 12:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 134 koogles 01/16/2001 12:47PM
Koogles ur only half right 138 mike 01/16/2001 02:24PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 153 koogles 01/16/2001 03:04PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 139Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 150Drewness01/16/2001 03:59PM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 144 koogles 01/17/2001 12:15AM
RE: Koogles ur only half right 142 DantheCDman 01/16/2001 07:50PM
Koogles is completely right - this is theft 143 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 131 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:50AM
Mr Pomp your right and so am i 140 mike 01/17/2001 05:51AM
RE: Mr Pomp your right and so am i155 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:46PM
That slippery slope ... 158 Copious K9 01/18/2001 01:39AM
RE: That slippery slope ... 176 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 04:45AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 135 coco 01/16/2001 05:55PM
RE: Coco- the Artist Desicion maker 136 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 157 coco 01/17/2001 02:24AM
There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 146 koogles 01/17/2001 05:32AM
RE: There's smoke comin' outta yer ears, coco! 152 coco 01/17/2001 06:16AM
Cuckoo for coco puffs 166 koogles 01/17/2001 09:02AM
Cuckoo for Koogles 199 coco 01/17/2001 09:37AM
Coco...nuts! 143 koogles 01/17/2001 10:40AM
John Parr 144 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 11:05AM
RE: John Parr 137 capt kaos 01/17/2001 09:05PM
RE: John Parr 143 koogles 01/18/2001 12:36AM
RE: Coco...nuts! 131 coco 01/17/2001 05:45PM
Burn bitch burn 147 koogles 01/18/2001 12:32AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 141 koogles 01/17/2001 12:28AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 162 Dave 01/17/2001 04:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 150 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 04:54AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 144 coco 01/17/2001 05:39AM
RE: Coco and being Stupid 156 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 08:14AM
you're not your (np) 135 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:57PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 154Bighair01/17/2001 05:16AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 123 coco 01/17/2001 05:47AM
Where are you buying your CDS? 149 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:39PM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 166 koogles 01/17/2001 05:49AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 129 coco 01/17/2001 06:22AM
Can I just say... 159Chris01/17/2001 06:36AM
Yes you can.. 134 Mister Pomp 01/17/2001 05:56PM
Fine... 149Chris01/18/2001 09:12AM
Were you paid for it? 158 Mister Pomp 01/18/2001 05:47PM
RE: Were you paid for it? 168Chris01/19/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 129 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 08:11AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 143 koogles 01/17/2001 09:18AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 156 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:30AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 139 koogles 01/17/2001 10:46AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 146 koogles 01/17/2001 09:06AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 155 DantheCDman 01/17/2001 09:31AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 163 coco 01/17/2001 09:44AM
Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 126 koogles 01/17/2001 10:10AM
RE: Uh-oh...the little pirate's getting angry! 128 Eric Abrahamsen 01/17/2001 10:27AM
RE: CDRs are bad for the artists, labels 144Bigair01/18/2001 04:50AM


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