Leo and the potential renaissance

Gibbs, Mark
May 2000
Network World;05/22/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 21, p106
Trade Publication
Reflects on the use of the Internet technology such as MP3 to market music recordings. Importance of the Internet to aspiring musicians; Arguments supporting the use of MP3 despite objections from the sound recording industry.


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