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Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg Enters The Spotify Debate

After the difference of opinion about streaming/ Spotify,  between David Byrne from Talking Heads and Dave Allen from Gang Of Four, another voice chips in. Go here for original links on the story: So you have an opinion about streaming? Dave Allen – Gang Of Four & David Byrne – Talking Heads Go here for […]

Dave Allen - Gang Of Four

So you have an opinion about streaming? Dave Allen – Gang Of Four & David Byrne – Talking Heads

In this fascinating debate about streaming and how musicians are going to get paid, two stalwarts of adventurous music have two opposite opinions. In Talking Heads, Byrne became extremely successful with the old model, Allen is involved in another area working with digital technology.   http://www.theguardian.com/music/2013/oct/11/david-byrne-internet-content-world http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Byrne http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talking_Heads http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/oct/16/why-david-byrne-wrong-spotify-thom-yorke http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Allen_(producer/bassist) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gang_of_Four_(band)