Filter Mag Online Interviews Awesome New Republic
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What was the deciding factor that brought you and Honor Roll Music to partner with isoHunt in the free release of Rational Geographic Vol. 1? Is there common ground between P2P or sharing sites and musicians?
Michael-John Hancock: It was our friends Colin and Jared--who are a marine biology team based down here called Coral Morphologic--who had the idea and got the ball rolling on that. It seemed like a logical step, since we were planning on giving it away as a free download anyway, to have it available as a torrent as well, where people who download it could make it more widely available through seeding it themselves whenever they're logged on to that kind of a program. It seems that nowadays, whether you sell it or give it away, your music is going to wind up on torrent sites and other file-sharing applications.
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