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Aberlour have brought their vintage Voice-o-Graph recording booth to London, offering the British public a chance to record a message or song direct-to-vinyl, the way many musicians and members of the public did in the 1940s, decades before Soundcloud or even audio cassettes.
It’s one of the best-known songs in the world and it’s the copyright preserve of music publishers Warner Chappell. But possibly not for much longer.
Apple hopes to entice new users into the world of music streaming, by offering a free three month trial of its service, but they are forcing artists to subsidise this “free advertising”.