Yes, 26th June is not just the day before Tony Blair resigns, its also the Day of Silence for those around the world who have ever listened to (or broadcast) Internet Radio. Which is why this post has no song for a title (as all previous have…)

Anyway, those filthy money-grubbing record company despots sitting high in their gin palaces in the United States are demanding yet more cash from Internet broadcasters and even have the temerity to backdate royalties to 1st January, 2006. As a former Internet DJ myself I have also taken the step of shutting down my GNUMP3d server in protest. If you live in the U.S. you can contact your local representative here. If not then just hope the greed won’t catch on but on past form edacity is a disease that spreads…

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