Re: Sampling vs. Stealing songs

From: Digital Cutup Lounge (
Date: Tue Feb 15 2000 - 02:42:13 MST wrote:

> In a message dated 2/14/2000 5:17:31 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> writes:
> << James Brown.. that's wrong...
> Why is it wrong? The issues are very complicated here. Ever listen to
> hiphop? A whole genre of music, deeply meaningful to a very large audience,
> which couldn't have existed at all if it weren't for sampling and 'stealing'.
> >>
> Please, dont take Q@ueeneMUSE so seeriously ~!!!!!!
> ; - )

Sorry, I hadn't had my first double espresso yet when I wrote that...

John von Seggern
digital DJ -- producer -- bassist
Digital Cutup Lounge
Hong Kong

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