“As a small, independent label it is always difficult to grow and stand out in situations such as this. Piracy cripples hard earned royalties which our artists are owed and money the label is owed so we can invest back into products and artists in order to be able to grow and output more great music.”
Mik Smith, Label ManagerInfrasonic Recordings
Matthias Bishop, Label Manager:
"Nobody likes illegal downloads, it hurts record labels, artists, and even hurts DJs and fans. "
HENRI PIERRE MOUSSET, digital distribution:
"We feel powerless about fighting against pirates websites."
Tim O'Malley, Label Manager:
"In an increasingly competitive market piracy of music has a really damaging impact on creative arists and labels who need important revenues to continue even if its just enough to cover costs,"