Indie Revolt Up North

LeBlanc, Larry
April 2006
Billboard;4/29/2006, Vol. 118 Issue 17, p18
Trade Publication
Focuses on the resignation of six Canadian independent music labels from the Canadian Recording Industry Association (CRIA) in April 2006. Complaints against CRIA; Information on CRIA; Reason that triggered the companies' resignation.


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