Archiv für September 2008


September 01, 2008 - cgb

Johannes Kreidler - 70,200 samples in 33 seconds: nightmare for GERMAN RIAA

September 01, 2008 - cgb

If you want to register a song at GEMA (RIAA, ASCAP of Germany) you have to fill in a form for each sample you use, even the tiniest bit. On 12 Sept 08, German Avantgarde musician Johannes Kreidler will —as a live performance event—register a short musical work that contains 70,200 quotations with GEMA using 70,200 forms.

For more interesting reading about this great idea go to Kreidler's website