Pink Floyd FTW

From TheROCKradio.com:

Pink Floyd won an unexpected victory against record label EMI on March 11th when a British High Court judge ordered the company to stop selling downloads of individual tracks

The judge ruled that the original contract which allowed Pink Floyd albums to be sold only in their entirety, not as single songs, was still valid for digital versions because the original contract protects the “artistic integrity of the albums.”

In an earlier post, I wrote about Containers without Context and offered Pink Floyd’s The Wall as an example of an exception to the general observation that most albums are collections of songs with little context or substantive connection. Nice to have my opinion legally validated.

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to Del.icio.usAdd to StumbleuponAdd to RedditAdd to BlinklistAdd to TwitterAdd to TechnoratiAdd to FurlAdd to Newsvine

Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Enter your email address to follow Feral Librarian by email.

Join 7,282 other followers

Follow me on Twitter


%d bloggers like this: