Watch The New Pirate Bay Documentary – TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard

TPB AFK, the new documentary about the founders of the Pirate Bay is here. Directed by Simon Klose, read more about this project which we covered last month. Watch this full length feature and tell us your thoughts.

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Watch The Trailer For The Pirate Bay Documentary Due This Spring

Watch this trailer for the upcoming documentary about the founders of the file-sharing site The Pirate Bay, TPB AFK. The film is directed by Simon Klose and will be released this spring for free online and for sale in download and DVD form for those that would like to support the filmmakers.

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What Is TPP & How Does It Affect You?

You probably heard about the new freedom threatening acronym floating around the news. So what is TPP and what’s wrong with it? Our friends at EFF explain:

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TAKE ACTION: SOPA Is Back! Reborn By Congress As IPAA

Well here we go – it’s SOPA 2.0.

After internet freedom being threatened by ACTA, SOPA, COICA, PIPA, and CISPA, now comes IPAA which has been quietly reintroduced to the House by Rep. Lamar Smith.

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PressPausePlay: The Documentary Featuring Hank Shocklee Now Available As Free Download!

PressPausePlay is a documentary about creators and how the digital shift in our world has changed our creative culture. It features a cool cast of creative thinkers including our very own Hank Shocklee and you can now download it for free!

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Tactical Beats And Sample Artillery: BOMB SQUAD

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BOMB SQUAD Tactical Beats and Sample Artillery will be released in May via Loopmasters designed by our very own Hank Shocklee.

Check this space for more info coming soon

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New Book! Creative License: The Law and Culture of Digital Sampling Features Hank Shocklee

Co-authors Kembrew McLeod and Peter DiCola analyze the music industry’s approach to digital sampling: past, present, and future in their new book, Creative License: The Law and Culture of Digital Sampling.

Creative License explores the complexities and contradictions in how music samples are licensed within the current copyright landscape. It includes interviews with more than 100 stakeholders in the sampling community – from David Byrne, Cee-Lo Green, George Clinton, De La Soul, DJ Premier, DJ Qbert, Eclectic Method, El-P, Girl Talk, Matmos, Mix Master Mike, Negativland, Chuck D, RZA, Clyde Stubblefield, T.S. Monk and our very own Hank Shocklee.

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PressPausePlay: A Film About Hope, Fear & Digital Culture

PressPausePlay is a new documentary out featuring a cast of creative thinkers including our very own Hank Shocklee, that examines the digital shift in our society and how it’s affected the creative world.

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NPR’s Science Friday Examines Digital Sampling & Remix Culture with Hank Shocklee

Straight from the archives of NPR’s Science Friday with Ira Flatow, check out Hank Shocklee Discuss Sampling & Remix Culture along with Kembrew McLeod, Associate Professor, University of Iowa & Producer of the Film Copyright Criminals; Flora Lichtman, Multimedia Editor, NPR’s Science Friday; Dean Garfield, President and CEO, Information Technology Industry Council

Science Friday is a weekly science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide in the U.S. from 2-4pm Eastern time as part of NPR’s ‘Talk of the Nation’ programming.

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Hear Hank Shocklee Discuss Sampling & Remix Culture On Science Friday

This Friday tune in to one of our favorite shows on NPR, Science Friday and check out Hank Shocklee Discuss Sampling & Remix Culture along with Kembrew McLeod, Associate Professor, University of Iowa & Producer of the Film Copyright Criminals; Flora Lichtman, Multimedia Editor, NPR’s Science Friday; Dean Garfield, President and CEO, Information Technology Industry Council

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