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Subject: lisa germano
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 13:59:03 -0400
From: Jason and the tiny curly girl ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 13:11:18 -0700
From: Heffalump ([email protected])
Subject: Cool forthcoming fanzine! Soft White Underbelly!!
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 16:31:32 EDT
From: Stephen Wood
Subject: tones on tail
Date: Mon, 29 May 1995 01:46:11 +0100
From: j C j aubin ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 21:13:53 -0500
From: cz ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:17:56 -0400
From: Jim Napiorkowski ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 20:13:03 -0700
From: Heffalump ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:21:27 +0000
From: dreambeing ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:50:08 -0500
From: Kanga and lisaRoo ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????
Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 23:38:09 +0000
From: dreambeing ([email protected])

Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 13:59:03 -0400
From: Jason and the tiny curly girl ([email protected])
Subject: lisa germano

New mail list for lisa germano

sub address is [email protected]

sub message is:

subscribe

leave the subject line blank, and its automatic--no human reads the sub
message.  No no need for greeting, sig, or anything besides the word
subscribe.  Anything more won't do any good and could confuse the program.

                                        jason

the list is [email protected], the above address is for administrative
stuff like subbing and unsubbing, so don't post to the request address.


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Jason & Jill Greshes-Philadelphia,[email protected]@dfw.net


Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 13:11:18 -0700
From: Heffalump ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

On Sat, 27 May 1995, Jim Napiorkowski wrote:

> According to US law, it is NOT illegal to make such tapes, as long as you do
> not intend to sell them for profit.

Actually, I think it is illegal.  Talk like this has been going on at the
various anime groups for quite a while... even copying & giving it to
your friends is illegal....  I'm not an expert; this is just what I've
been told.

                            [email protected]
  "He who clearly apprehends the scheme of existence does not rejoice over
 life, nor repine at death; for he knows that external limits are not final."

Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 16:31:32 EDT
From: Felicia Pickering ([email protected])
Subject: Cool forthcoming fanzine! Soft White Underbelly!!

----------------------------Original message----------------------------

From: Stephen Wood
Subject: Cool forthcoming fanzine! Soft White Underbelly!!

I've been waiting a while for the next splendid issue of SWU for
a while now and in talking to John Carbonaro it seems that the
release is now set for mid-june!  Yay!  It promises to have in-
terviews and reviews from pop bands the world over *** I don't
know how John does it but he manages to seek out all kinds of
great pop bands that are just getting underway so it's a fine
source of new bands and releases.  Keith D'Arcy called the
third issue a yellow pages of indie pop... high praise indeed.

The format will be 8" by 11" and plenty thick... it's all done
by hand and comes with some very fine artwork.  As an added bonus
it will come with a split flexi with The Heartworms and The Apples
with the potential of a 2 song cassette by The Lovelies.  Yummy.

I'm sure that Parasol will be picking this up as well as Mousetrap
but if you want to get this directly from John you can write to:

John Carbonaro
5 Plum Blossom Lane
Macedon, NY 14502

John's a wonderful guy with an extensive knowledge of indie pop (much
like Keith D'Arcy and Matt Kaplan) so it's worth your while to send
direct - he's happy to do trades and talk pop!  Hey, he's also trying
to drum up enough money to get a computer to join the list so please
do your part!!

Best,

Stephen


Date: Mon, 29 May 1995 01:46:11 +0100
From: j C j aubin ([email protected])
Subject: tones on tail

quick question:  what would be the name of that tones on tail single
that is worth lots of money?

"teach me to be happy, teach me control..."

jen


Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 21:13:53 -0500
From: cz ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

>> According to US law, it is NOT illegal to make such tapes, as long as you do
>> not intend to sell them for profit.
>
>Actually, I think it is illegal.

Legal schmegal!  It's not going to harm the record industry and it might
even help it.  I'm going to participate not in order to avoid buying the
actual CD's but because i want to be exposed to new music.  Who's likely to
listen to a mixed tape with several songs you like, several more that are
just ok, and several that aren't your thing when you can go out and buy the
CD of the artists that you like most?

"But what of those . . . to whom life is a rock, and the law a chisel with
which they would carve it in their own likeness? ... What shall I say of
these save that they too stand in the sunlight, but with their backs to the
sun?  They see only their shadows, and their shadows are their laws.  And
what is the sun to them but a caster of shadows?  And what is it to
acknowledge the laws but to stoop down and trace their shadows upon the
earth?  But you who walk facing the sun, what images drawn on the earth can
hold you?  You who travel with the wind, what weathervane shall direct your
course?"          -Kahlil Gibran

-cz
___<<<<<<<<<*********[email protected]********>>>>>>>>>___
"We shall not cease from exploration and at the end of all our exploring
we'll be able to arrive where we started and know the place for the first
time."

Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:17:56 -0400
From: Jim Napiorkowski ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

surely there must be some law students out there among us who can settle this
dispute once and for all.  hell, last i seen there were 333 of us subscribed
to the list.  there must be ONE law student....

???
-bbk


Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 20:13:03 -0700
From: Heffalump ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

On Sun, 28 May 1995, cz wrote:

> >> According to US law, it is NOT illegal to make such tapes, as long as you d

> >> not intend to sell them for profit.
> >
> >Actually, I think it is illegal.
>
> Legal schmegal!  It's not going to harm the record industry and it might
> even help it.

Did I write "it's illegal, so don't do it"?  No.  Did I write "It's going to
hurt the industry"?  No.  If I were interested, I'd do it too.

                            [email protected]
  "He who clearly apprehends the scheme of existence does not rejoice over
 life, nor repine at death; for he knows that external limits are not final."

Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:21:27 +0000
From: dreambeing ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

do you really care if its illegal?

i mean do you think anything will actually happen as a result of this
tape swap!  geez.. i can think of better things law enforcement could
be doing than prosecution ppl for a silly tape exchange.


Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 22:50:08 -0500
From: Kanga and lisaRoo ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

> > According to US law, it is NOT illegal to make such tapes, as long as you do
> > not intend to sell them for profit.

> Actually, I think it is illegal.  Talk like this has been going on at the
> various anime groups for quite a while... even copying & giving it to
> your friends is illegal....  I'm not an expert; this is just what I've
> been told.

OK!!!!!
i asked my dad, and he's a lawyer and has a music degree from berkley, and
he said that it is NOT illegal to make such tapes, as long as you do not
sell them for profit....

Date: Sun, 28 May 1995 23:38:09 +0000
From: dreambeing ([email protected])
Subject: Re: the great 4AD tape swap?????

my aversion to making such a tape for someone is not a legal one..
but one rather -- what if they dont like it  ?   :)?  sure.. i think
of myself as a very good judge of music.. but never know where others
affections might lie. . and would feel bad if they weren't pleased
withit.. anyway..

bye

arthur


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