[pp.int.general] Protest certain musicians?
pp at christian-hufgard.de
Tue Oct 27 17:57:20 CET 2009
Richard Stallman wrote:
>> I have to beg to differ. I recently visitied several discussions with
>> guys from indipendente labels and according to their words, at least
>> german indie artists receive a pretty fair share from the money (about
> That may be true, for the independent record companies. However, I've
> also read that these companies often have trouble finding the money to
> pay the musicians.
Like the big ones, too. :)
>> The only musicians getting really less money are newcomers at major
> "Newcomers" is hardly the word to describe the first record contract
> which typically covers 5 or 7 albums.
Afters those records, you are no more newcomer. ;) Yeah, it's a hard
deal. But if you want to be a famous popstar at a major label, you have
to sign it..
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