Sunday, September 16, 2012

Dogmazic - 120916 - Music Manumit Podcast

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In this episode:
We talk with Etienne from the creative commons music website Dogmazic.

Here are Doug's notes from the interview.

Give us an overview of your project

Not old (website says 2004 though...sounds kinda old!)

What is the relationship between dogmazic and automazic? also known as Musique Libre
Dogmazine -
Pragmazic -


It’s more a manifesto that a license.

What are your ambitions for the project?
Etienne was not involved in 2004. The founders have moved on to

Spider Jessica
AMMD is a label.

What are some other differences between dogmazic and Jamendo?
Some people think Jamendo is “The Debian of Music”
It’s probably more like Red Hat or Canonical...corporate bastards!!!!!!!!!!!!! (j/k Jamendo!)

How does non-profit status work in France?

Are there any similar projects in the English-speaking world? What about comparisons to Free Music Archive?
Tom mentioned as similar as well.

Students became works without spare time, so dogmazic “competitor” in France died

CS3 is similar in Germany (they do the Free Music Contest).

What drew you to Creative Commons?

What is the Creative Commons culture like in your region/country?
Not tons of people in France.

Where did the project name originate?
DOGMA-zic (zic is slang way to say )

What are your other projects, if any?
Pragmazic ← a company

What are some of your favorite bands/artists/genres, CC or otherwise?
Metal and hardcore
Nine Inch Nails --
folk music
metal from Indonesia

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)?
Revolution in Sound in south of france
tanya solium?

Diaspora, FMA and places to find Dogmazic on the web?
No link on the website, but they have a twitter account too!
You can do RSS of
No facebook or G+

Is there anything else you would like to say/tell us about?
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