Articles By: Linden Farrer

FROM CUSTOMER TO PIRATE :: Turning customers into enemies

(10.21.07) NOT so many years ago, people saved up for weeks so that they could buy the vinyl record they had heard at a friend’s house, a concert, or on the radio. Nowadays people can simply log onto a peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing network using a computer, and download whatever it is that they want for […]

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The Record Industry Faces the Music

::..:::…..:..::….:::::..:::..:::::::……:::…::.:::….::::..:..:::…::…….::::: The record industry is experiencing a body blow to its profits as file sharing continues to grow in popularity. But despite the dire warnings coming from the industry, this actually spells an opportunity for people to reclaim music as a cultural form and art rather than a commodity available only to the rich. Sales […]

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