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Kraftwerk Wins Anti-Sampling Ruling In Germany After 12-Year Case
"The question at the heart of the case is how far sampling the work of other artists - a mainstay of modern hip-hop and techno - is permissible when creating new music. The answer given by the Supreme Court is that it is only permissible if the same effect could not have been produced by the new artist himself." The Economist 12/18/12
Posted December 21, 2012 12:53 AM

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