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Backfire: HMV plasters new Chris Brown record with “this man beats women” stickers, promotes album.

Well, it looks like social justice has failed again. A HMV store in Cambridge recently labeled Chris Brown’s recent release Fortune with bright yellow stickers reading “WARNING: Do not buy this album. This man beats women”. now, I don’t know about you, but even if I wanted to buy Fortune, the shame from purchasing an [...]

Record Labels shaken by riots helped out by emergency funds!

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As violence passed through London, and many independent shops and businesses were permanently damaged or totally destroyed, the music industry did not go unaffected. Sony’s Enfield Warehouse was made a target by the rioters, and enormous amounts of indie label stock stock was destroyed. Independent labels already sit on the edge of success and failure, [...]