Sunday, July 21, 2013

der kleine grüne Würfel - 130721 - Music Manumit Podcast

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In this episode:
We talk with Marco from the netlabel der kleine grüne Würfel

Here are Doug's notes from the interview.

Give us an overview of your netlabel
"der kleine grüne Würfel is operated by Frank-Christian Stoffel (who founded the label) and Marco Trovatello."

Stoffel was not able to attend, but was the founder.

Stoffel tries to contradict catchy name

Label has been going since 2006.

Independent music for almost two decades.

CC advocates

a couple good releases a year.

Everybody’s working for the weekend.

Marco’s own record and one from Stoffel as well

Another one is coming soon!

How do you find the artists?
Currently, the label is widening the scope

What drew you to Creative Commons?
All about liberation of content and free culture.


It wasn’t about getting popular

Doing well at the moment

This one is CC BY-SA: die leere im kern deiner hoffnung zeit ist eine illusion

Why do you use the the license you use?
Currently they are looking to update the license!

Excuse Tom...
our first music show, which has -NC:


overwhelmed with the amount of CC music out there!

What is the Creative Commons culture like in your Germany?
Quite a large community. Hard to compare.

Example: French band

Cory Doctorow is popular, but still believer.

European mentality is different.

Certainly Headphonica doesn’t think that way. is not British


example of CC, but pay:

Do any of your bands tour?
No help from the label on touring.

Marco doesn’t play live.

What are your other projects, if any?
non-profit association...I think he means the label

space agency CC stuff

Oct 18: Cologne Commons

C3S comes up again.

German agencies and copyright

Zoo of rights!

Space agency is sorta government but not sounds like.

What are some of your favorite bands/artists/genres, CC or otherwise?
Stoffel and Marco: don't "want" to earn money, but did!

It was used on Space Night, a TV show!

Who are some people you think we should try to get on the show (aka, who are the important people in Creative Commons music today)?
C3S again

Zoe Leela: On the music show


Space Night BR Alpha vom 26.02.2013 mit CC Musik Part 1

Is there anything else you would like to say/tell us about?
Covered it all!