Opening Pandora’s Box

Posted by brideoflinux on Jun 19, 2013 10:49 AM EDT
FOSS Force; By Dave Bean
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I first placed music online in 1996, a WAV file recorded through a microphone to promote the sale of an album I had under license on my indie BeanBag label featuring Georgie Fame and Van Morrison. I cheered for other music industry executives like Larry Rosen of GRP Records when he launched Music Boulevard online around 1997. I licensed songs by Jesse Colin Young (founder of The Youngbloods) to music publishing expert Bob Kohn’s eMusic.com for a cash advance against future royalties that had us partying like it was 1999.

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Hilarious! notbob 1 438 Jun 19, 2013 1:54 PM

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