Monthly Archives: March 2010

Digital Economy Bill - My Thoughts

Here are some of my thoughts on the contents of the bill, and it’s repercussions on the music industry at large. You can read my previous post about what the bill actually  is here. If you only have time to read a little, please read the final section. We need to control online piracy with firm […]

The Digital Economy Bill — What Is It

This week, The Digital Economy Bill is being passed through the House Of Commons. Though I am aware that some of you have been following it’s progression with interest, most were not aware of it until it was the subject of last Monday’s Panorama documentary. Last Monday’s show, entitled ‘Are The Net Police Coming For […]

The Ramones

This post was originally part of an email conversation. Read here for more details. by Jonathan Odom From: Jonathan Odom Sent: 21 July 2008 10:56 To: Ben Smith Cc: Chris Stoneman; John Klein; Bradbeer, Alexander; Nick Maple Subject: RE: Musical Journey : The Ramones The Ramones are the first punk band, period. They were emulated […]