Abby Martin speaks about the trend of famous people who walk a thin line between corporate sponsorship and celebrity shilldom, calling out Bob Dylan, Scarlett Johansson and Tom Cruise as recent examples….
The New York Times on a dubious and surreal moment in the history of recorded music: In response to provisions in a new European copyright law, Sony Music has released a compilation…
It’s hard to believe that Dylan would so naively copy other people’s work and pass it off as his own, but that appears to be exactly what he’s done. From ARTINFO: Time…
(Really should never from now on be surprised since there was a Beatles song for Nike ad, which I consider unforgivable.) Your thoughts?
You must leave now, take what you need, you think will last
But whatever you wish to keep, you better grab it fast
Yonder stands your orphan with his gun
Crying like a fire in the sun
Look out the saints are comin’ through
And it’s all over now, Baby Blue