Guest Column – Boycott Buy Music!

On August 19, 2003, in Opinion, by Tim Robertson

By BoycottBuyMusic.com’s Jesse Perry

(Publishers Note: A few weeks ago as I write this, I received an email in regards to a recent article I wrote about BuyMusic.com. The email pointed out a few good references, one of which was BoycottBuyMusic.com. I found some of the content there very eye opening, and contacted them with the notion of perhaps writing some of their findings as an article for posting here at MyMac.com. Jesse Perry graciously agreed.)

It’s amazing. It really is, how one man can create such uproar among Mac and PC users. It’s been over a month and already 3 websites, countless blog entries, and forum posts have popped up in protest against something so amazingly stupid. It’s not even that Scott Blum (the founder of Buy.com and now BuyMusic.com) really did much to get all this started. He didn’t need to, everything his new company was going to be, was already started. It can be debated, yes, but I don’t think there are many people that can say with a straight face that BuyMusic’s ideas were original. I help run a website and here we’re going to look at what we’ve found so wrong with BuyMusic.

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