Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Whet your appetite for EMI's DRM-free tunes.

The record label EMI has announced that they will offer higher quality music without Digital Rights Management (DRM). DRM is a technology that limits how and where you can listen to music that you have purchased. Many have argued that it hurts legitimate purchasers of music more than it ever did the thieves. Many consumer rights advocates have celebrated the deal.

Boingboing article

Wired News article

So who exactly is on EMI? That's the point of this blog entry!

Please see here for a list of artists in the EMI catalog. Favorites of mine found in the catalog include The B-52's and the The Psychedelic Furs. But wait until May when the new terms are announced!

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