Posts tagged with Warner Music

Warner Music Can't Go For Keyboard Cat

Fatso the Cat playing "You Make My Dream Come True" to images of Helen Hunt throwing herself out a window may have gotten over 376,000 views on YouTube, but Warner Music wasn't about to let the owner's violation of its copyright go unpunished. 

This week the music company decided to pull its Hall & Oates audio from a Keyboard Cat video and put an end to the video's viral growth.

Instead, Warner lost an opportunity to monetize its back catalog and angered plenty of web surfers in the proces.

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Report: Apple inks deals for DRM-free music, variable pricing on iTunes

Apple has reached a deal with the three largest music labels - Sony BMG, Universal and Warner Music - to offer their music DRM-free on iTunes, according to reports.

As part of the deal, Apple will give the labels something that they have wanted for some time - flexibility on pricing.

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