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Microsoft's 'Songsmith' software illustrates the problems of the current copyright regime

David Post over at Volokh.com has an interesting discussion going on regarding how Microsoft's 'Songsmith' software is butting up against the limitations of copyright law.

I think the re-mixed Beatles song he links to is awful. But the Marvin Gaye remix is interesting and this Peter Gabriel Songsmith re-mix is sublime.


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