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Dance Beat: Judge Rules Against MP3.com

Online music-storage service found to violate copyrights of record labels.

A federal judge in New York ruled Friday (April 28) that MP3.com's My.MP3.com online music-storage service violates the copyrights of record labels. "We're pleased with the court's decision," said Hilary Rosen, president and chief executive officer of the Recording Industry Association of America, which sued MP3.com in January. ...

Basement Jaxx will release "Bingo Bango" as a single on June 13. The third single from their 1999 album, Remedy, it will feature remixes by David Morales and DJ Funk. ... Veteran DJ Danny Tenaglia has remixed "Flash" by Green Velvet, for the upcoming re-release of the single. ...

Detroit techno producer Dan Bell has released his first mix-CD, Globus Mix Vol. 4: The Button Down Mind of Daniel Bell, on the German label Tresor Records. The album contains tracks by Bell, Thomas Brinkmann and Herbert. ... The Crystal Method are in the studio recording the follow-up to their 1997 debut, Vegas. ...

Slicker, the recording alias of John Hughes III (son of film director John Hughes), has released an EP of remixes of collaborative tracks with artists including Savath + Savalas and Matmos.

— sonicnet.com staff report