>>> GREED LOOSES ROUND 1 - A federal judge has ruled that there was no validity to ASCAP's assertion that downloads should carry a performance royalty as well as a payment for the mechanical rights.
>>> AOL has launched a portal for India and refreshed its internal music offering across continents.
>>> MusicNet who provides the downloads for Zune, Urge and others is rumored to be asking labels for a surcharge for handling large catalogs. (Coolfer)
>>> NYC's hip retailer Other Music has launched it's indie download store.
>>> Spinal Tap has reunited to fight global climate change. Somehow I feel safer...
>>> WORTHY CLICK: Idiomag is a very promising UK based online music/lifestyle magazine with cool format. Content can be customized to fit your taste. Worth checking out.