Okay, so they paid seventies band Breakwater for that one bar of 'Release the Beast', which became 'Robot Rock', so it's not copyright crimes really. But did you know Daft Punk's sampling tactics went so deep? Over at Palm Out Sounds, they've kindly hunted down the originals that Daft Punk have had their nasty way with and posted them up for scrutiny.
Apparently Matt Tolfrey from Leftroom and Leeds night Technique are behind this 12". No titles, no artists, just a secret password on the sleeve that allows you to download the release info. And it’s hot.More ›
The RIAA's battle to control the online radio format continues. This time they're proposing to massively increase royalty rates. If you're an American and want to protest against these laws that may crush online broadcasting, do it here.