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  • n. A freebie, such as a compact disc, mounted on the cover of a magazine.


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  • But in September The Sunday Times published the edition carrying 10 tracks from that concert on its 'covermount' CD.

    OUT-LAW News

  • Now, I have issues with YouTube, and I fully support an artist's right to decide what happens to their music, but Prince's decision to make his new album available as an exclusive covermount goes against his philosophy of reaching as many listeners as possible.

    Prince's war with iTunes plays into the hands of illegal filesharers

  • The Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA), unsurprisingly, objected to Prince releasing his album as a covermount.

    Prince's war with iTunes plays into the hands of illegal filesharers

  • Pointing out that his record sales have halved since the first Daily Mail covermount in 2007, it claims Prince's latest move "could kill his career".

    Prince's war with iTunes plays into the hands of illegal filesharers

  • It would be yet another example of the damaging covermount culture which is destroying any perception of value around recorded music.

    Why do all record industry execs sound like thugs? - Anil Dash

  • "The defendant used the services of TCP, a leading, well established and reputable agency with whom it had an established relationship, to supply and obtain all necessary licences for promotional material such a covermount CDs."

    OUT-LAW News

  • Erol Alkan and Soulwax, and regulars on Mixmag covermount CDs, are playing a gig in a London record store tomorrow night, which should be cool.

    Mixmag - The world's biggest dance music and clubbing magazine

  • "[The Sunday Times] cannot, in my judgment, be criticised for failing to investigate the provenance of the covermount material," said the judge.

    The Register

  • For over 40 years I have been avidly interested in the history of sound recording, and for me, the contents of the covermount cds not only provide enjoyment of hearing musical segments, or snippets, of the recorded performances but also enable me to judge the sound reproduction of the transfer.


  • RE: What do you do with your covermount cd? otterhouse wrote:



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