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Unformatted text preview: There is no way to sample without paying unless you want to risk a lawsuit 2 Live Crew, Pretty Woman (1991) Settling out of court covers Roby Orbisons Oh Pretty Woman Parody (fair use a copyright law) In principle, parody can happen in commercial works Remanded the court decided not to comment on the 2 Live Crew case, settled out of court Fair use = affirmative defense 1991: Biz Markie Alone Again Samples Gilbert O Sullivans Alone Again (Naturally) Pre-1991: Wild West era of sampling After 1991: Markie almost-ruling, sampling becomes dangerous. Get a license, or dont sample....
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2012 for the course MUSC 420 taught by Professor Joannademers during the Fall '11 term at USC.
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