By Stephen Witt
"What occurs whilst a whole iteration commits a similar crime?"
How tune acquired Free is a riveting tale of obsession, tune, crime, and funds, that includes visionaries and criminals, moguls and tech-savvy young ones. It's in regards to the maximum pirate in background, the main strong government within the song enterprise, a innovative invention and an unlawful web site 4 occasions the scale of the iTunes song shop.
Journalist Stephen Witt strains the key heritage of electronic tune piracy, from the German audio engineers who invented the mp3, to a North Carolina compact-disc production plant the place manufacturing facility employee Dell Glover leaked approximately thousand albums over the process a decade, to the high-rises of midtown long island the place song govt Doug Morris cornered the worldwide marketplace on rap, and, eventually, into the darkest recesses of the Internet.
Through those interwoven narratives, Witt has written an exciting publication that depicts the instant in background whilst usual lifestyles grew to become perpetually entwined with the area on-line — while, without notice, the entire track ever recorded used to be to be had at no cost. within the page-turning culture of writers like Michael Lewis and Lawrence Wright, Witt's deeply-reported first e-book introduces the unforgettable characters—inventors, executives, manufacturing facility staff, and smugglers—who revolutionized a whole artform, and divulges for the 1st time the key underworld of media pirates that reworked our electronic lives.
An impossible to resist never-before-told tale of greed, crafty, genius, and deceit, How song bought Free isn't only a tale of the tune industry—it's a must-read heritage of the web itself.
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