“Nowadays? F**king hell! The other day, I was informed that new bands who’ve just signed with their record companies have to give away part of their publishing (rights), part of their gig money, part of their concessions…What the f**k is going on ? I wouldn’t like to be one of the bands of today. It’s f**king disgusting the way they treat the bands…” —
Ozzy Osbourne about music executives mistreating up-and-coming stars by promising fame in exchange for financial rights to their name and music.
I SO agree with him… Even for their merchandise rights… makes no sense