Edgar Bronfman

Warner boss be dissing Guitar Hero, yo, says Kotick

Bobby Kotick has “slammed” Warner Music chief executive Edgar Bronfman, according to the FT, for saying that tracks bought through Guitar Hero don’t pay enough royalties. He even used the word “respect.” Kotick said the Warner boss had made “one-sided comments” that were not “respectful of how much we’ve done to bring new audiences into […]

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  • Rock Band and Guitar Hero must pay more, says Warner

    Warner Music chief executive Edgar Bronfman told Reuters today that rhythm action games such as Rock Band and Guitar Hero don’t pay enough royalties. “The amount being paid to the music industry, even though their games are entirely dependent on the content we own and control, is far too small,” he said. Although he failed […]