The Uncopyrighted Music Revolution
Lately there has been a surge in the use of uncopyrighted music and rampant copyright take-downs and claims which is worth discussing here. The article by Natentine also touches up on what exactly is uncopyrighted music and it's usefulless. It's a good read: http://natentine.com/uncopyrighted-music. I wanted to specifically point out the issue of how copyright has changed over the course of history. From Mozart and Beethoven's reign upon the musical world to modern times.
Finding music to use has lately been a chore for many people out there and is often referred to as the 'dreaded' task because of the one common fear. The big companies taking you down for using music. Such a shame!
The history of copyright goes a long way back to the 18th century and was primarily used to protect against the copying of books. Read more »