RIAA president speaks out on Fair Use
Sherman took an accusatory stab at the CEA and Digital freedom stating that their campaign is not only based on false and incendiary rhetoric, but tries to sully their name saying that the CEA is not concerned at all with consumer rights.

The Beatles will go online ‘soon’ – EMI chief
Munns didn’t eleborate on timing, but the band’s new album Love, a George Martin collection of remixes, goes on sale in December.

Leading the battle for independent music labels
… the independent labels have become a bigger economic force because internet sites such as News Corp’s MySpace allow them to market directly to consumers, reducing their dependence on the majors.