The AP reports that 27-year-old blogger Kevin Cogill was arrested in Los Angeles and held for “violating US copyright laws” for streaming parts of the 14 year delayed Guns N’ Roses album Chinese Democracy. According to an arrest affidavit, Cogill admitted to agents that he posted the songs on his Web site. Prosecutors said Wednesday … Continue reading BREAKING: Blogger Arrested for Streaming "Chinese Democracy"
Does filesharing hurt musicians? One hard working Nashville session musician says it’s hurting him as the labels try to pinch pennies in the recording studio. But Ticketmaster and Clear Channel share the blame as well.