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  1. One Cranky Rocker Takes on the Entire Streaming Music BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Bloomberg

    With a major class-action lawsuit against Spotify, David Lowery fights to change the modern music industry-and keep himself relevant n a Friday afternoon in early April, David Lowery, frontman for '80s indie-rock oddballs Camper Van Beethoven and '90s modern-rock hitmakers Cracker, takes the stage at the McNally Smith College of Music in St. Paul, Minn., to polite applause. He is dressed all in black, from his corduroy ivy cap down to his weathered cowboy boots, and sports an unofficial Inland Empire T-shirt-a salute to the Southern California region where he spent much of his youth and Camper Van Beethoven first got its start.

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  2. Six Indie Artists Explain How TuneCore Is Helping Them Win Without A Major LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | AllHipHop.com

    ... TuneCore as a means to distribute their work, there has been some criticism of the company as well. Camper Van Beethoven songwriter in late 2015 when hackers gained access to customers' names, email addresses, mailing addresses, account numbers, and ...

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  3. Best cover songs? Dad Rock listeners weigh inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | USA Today

    ... version (Bright Little Field with ukelele versions of songs by '80s punk band The Replacements or Camper Van Beethoven going stoner rock on Black Flag's Wasted ). In some cases, a switch in the gender of the singer gives a song in a different ...

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  4. Sparklehorse documentary screens locally, July 21 and 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... himself as well as Jonathan Donahue & Grasshopper (Mercury Rev), Jason Lytle (Grandaddy), David Lowery (Camper Van Beethoven), Emily Haines (Metric), Adrian Utley (Portishead), John Parish (PJ Harvey), Matthew Wright , Ed Harcourt , Gemma Hayes and ...

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  5. The Popular Production Music Conference Returns To Los Angeles For Its 3rd Consecutive YearRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... (PMA Board Member) host a discussion with musician and outspoken artists' rights activist David Lowery (Camper Van Beethoven, Cracker, https://thetrichordist.com/) and industry expert Brian McNelis (Lakeshore Records), about the ongoing challenges ...

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  6. Clambake Episode for May 30, 2005Read the original story

    May 30, 2005 | Evil Genius Chronicles

    Two in two days, unusual frequency for me lately! I talk about money; I play a song by Bullet Called Life; I hail a fallen comrade; I play a song from Camper Van Beethoven; I talk about the good life, keeping up on email, using WordPress and Audio Hijack Pro; I play a song from the Grey Book Lectures radio show and mosey.

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  7. RIP, Thomas PeakeRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2009 | Evil Genius Chronicles

    ... at shows all around Atlanta. I'm pretty sure we skanked together to "Take the Skinheads Bowling" at a Camper Van Beethoven show once. I converted one of his zines to HTML in the early days of the web for his "micro-publishery" experiments. He ...

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  8. New releases from Twin Peaks, Brian Eno, and Those Pretty WrongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... tighten up the musicianship, but apply a breezy, somewhat comical countrified air that brings to mind Camper Van Beethoven or Deer Tick. There may not be any song that leaps out at the listener with a potential riff of the year, but tracks like ...

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  9. Diamanda Galas played her first of three shows at Former St. Thomas The Apostle ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... cover of traditional American folk song "O'Death" that has been adapted by everyone from Sam Amidon to Camper Van Beethoven and was famously used in O Brother Where Art Thou? Needless to say, GalA s really really put the "death" in her ...

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  10. Spotify, NMPA Accused of a Concerted Effort to Taint the Class PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | JD Supra

    In a putative class action alleging widespread copyright infringement commenced in December 2015 against Spotify, Plaintiff, the lead singer for the bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven, recently moved pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26 to monitor - and possibly prevent - Spotify USA, Inc. from engaging in communications with individuals who fall within the Complaint's definition of class members. Lowery v.

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  11. DMCA takedown abuse issue pits #WTFU against #StopArtistExploitationRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | TeleRead

    ... not familiar with the name, you might know Lowery better by the bands he's been involved in founding-Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker-though he's also embarked on a solo career in the last few years. Lowery is coming from basically the opposite end ...

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  12. Music NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... band was on KEXP last month. Check it out. Cracker, Berkeley to Bakersfield I've always mostly enjoyed Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker albums because I do like David Lowery. Of course, one of his strengths has also always been one of his ...

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  13. What's going on Tuesday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Andy Shauf. Eugene Chadbourne @ 55 Walker Street Having collaborated with everyone from Camper Van Beethoven to The Residents, outsider guitarist Eugene Chadbourne performs two solo sets tonight at this ISSUE Project Room presented show that draws ...

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  14. Camper Van Beethoven - 'Take the Skinheads Bowling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Everybody's Got One

    "It's about nothing, really," Camper Van Beethoven frontman David Lowery once said of "Take the Skinheads Bowling." "But it's one of those songs that the more you repeat the mantra the more you understand it."

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  15. Spotify reaches royalty deal with music publishersRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... the right people," he said. David Lowery, best known for leading the alternative rock bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven, filed a $150 million lawsuit in December alleging that Spotify has systematically infringed on copyright in its rush to ...

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  16. Spotify reaches royalty deal with music publishersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... songs online as possible. David Lowery, best known for leading the alternative rock bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven, filed a $150 million lawsuit on slightly different legal grounds in December. Both artists are asking a judge to set up a ...

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  17. The Wall Street Journal: Spotify reaches deal over missing song royaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | MarketWatch

    ... copyright infringement. The first was filed by musician David Lowery, singer of the bands Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven, and an outspoken critic of streaming services' business practices. It sought $150 million in damages. Another singer, Melissa ...

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  18. Camper Van Beethoven -- 'One Of These Days'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. This is one of those songs that I first heard on a mix tape given to me in the 10th or 11th grade by a girl named Kelly or Kelli or Kellie or some variant of that, I think.

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  19. Camper Van Beethoven - 'Take the Skinheads Bowling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Everybody's Got One

    "It's about nothing, really," Camper Van Beethoven frontman David Lowery once said of "Take the Skinheads Bowling." "But it's one of those songs that the more you repeat the mantra the more you understand it."

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  20. Camper Van Beethoven - 'Take the Skinheads Bowling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Everybody's Got One

    "It's about nothing, really," Camper Van Beethoven frontman David Lowery once said of "Take the Skinheads Bowling." "But it's one of those songs that the more you repeat the mantra the more you understand it."

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