Tag: OK Go

Gulf Coast Recovery Issue Update: Five Years Down the Road, the Storm Continues

Sunday marked the 5-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. With this historic date, comes a flood (sorry, couldn’t resist) of retrospectives, tributes and, of course, horrific tales.

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Pink Floyd Wins ‘Artistic Integrity’ Battle With EMI

Sometimes the whole is greater than the sum of its parts – like listening to Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon from start to finish. So hats off to British Chancellor Sir Andrew Morritt, who agreed with the band this week that individual songs should not be sold online without the band’s permission. In court,…

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OK Go Done Gone From EMI, Going It Alone

Creators of brilliant videos and slightly lesser pop music, OK Go has split from stodgy old EMI and formed its own label, Parachute Records. The issue of contention? EMI decided to block the embed feature of the band’s YouTube videos, meaning viewers could not share the band’s videos on third-party websites like this one. For…