Lily Allen hits out at file sharers as Tories mock government plans

The battle within the music industry over how to deal with internet pirates intensified today as the Conservatives announced their opposition to government plans to disconnect repeat offenders from the internet, and Lily Allen condemned artists who have spoken out against the proposals.Allen, in a lengthy posting on her blog, criticised “rich and successful artists” such as Ed O’Brien, of Radiohead, and Nick Mason, the Pink Floyd drummer, who spoke out in favour of file-sharing in The Times last week.
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/music/article6835043.ece

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