I was going to make this a commerce free day but I just stumbled upon this article....very very interesting - is that ice I hear cracking under the feet of the labels? Ooops there it goes we just lost the RIAA.
Verizon Wireless is connecting the dots in mobile music with today's announcement of an exclusive arrangement with Prince. In the industry's first artist-direct-to-mobile-music relationship, Verizon is teaming with the iconic performer to revolutionize music discovery and download by exclusively releasing his new single "Guitar". (Click Here for video). The single is from his forthcoming album "Planet Earth," which will not be released until July.