Originally Posted by Bassmankr
One has to ponder that if their compensation was spent elsewhere how much better the industry would be or how many more middle class jobs would be occupied. As for it being a label problem instead of an artist problem we all know that artists indirectly fund the whole industry. While you may not be able to draw a straight line between artist and the RIAA it's not that hard to get from point A to point B.
Are you signed to a major label? Why do you care?
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