Re: Napster: thoughts and comments?

From: Emlyn (onetel) (
Date: Tue Jul 11 2000 - 22:48:29 MDT

Mike Lorrey wrote:
> All that Metallica's snitty little performance is going to do is increase
> level of piracy of its recordings. Most fans don't give a shit if Lars
> another Lamborghini for his collection. The free market is a two way
> transaction.

(Sorry I chopped out the rest of your post, Mike; very informative. Thanks)

By the way, Metallica has always (until now) condoned bootlegging of it's
gigs too. I can't remember what it's called, but there is at least one
collection of video bootlegs gathered up by the band and released
comercially. They also supported taping records, and CDs. The problem is
with 100% perfect digital reproduction.


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