Gemma Hart, Digital Manager:
"It's really great that The Music Mission is recognising and tackling this new wave of piracy. The extra revenue generated from converting these paying users to legal sites is needed now more than ever for artists."
Daniel Ankrah, Producer:
Andrei Ungureanu, Label Manager:
"Piracy is damaging creativity. It steals work from producers and labels crew and more than that it acts as legitimate in front of the music fans. Most of the fans that pay to pirate sites are misleading, and that amount of financial effort is cowardly directed to wrong beneficiaries. Crossworlder has always been supporting young artist development, and this is in our core philosophy. Piracy is stopping young artists from understanding their mission within the global music industry. Its damage is more than financial. It is interfering with the natural development of the musical culture."
Iain Smith, Label manager:
"Our artists deserve the rewards they've earned, these sites take them rewards away, it's not fair on the up and comers we support "