retroactive royalties, the music industry strikes again

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

men at work, a band few know anymore or even remember, has been ordered to pay royalties on their infamous ‘down under’ song which one now regularly hears as piped in music. apparently the band ripped off that infamous flute rift from a children’s song. next thing you know u2 will be sued by the german government for ripping their name off that of a subway line.

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