Definitions of music ownership and music discovery

RIAA’s definition of music ownership: buy the CD/DVD/DVDAudio, buy a downloaded file with DRM, download a file through P2P, hear it in a podcast over and over as if it is a “clean” copy, rip it from a podcast, rip it from internet radio stream, tape record it from the radio, get/share a copy on a CDR, rip a friends CD

RIAA’s definition preference of music discovery: FM radio, Satellite Radio, MTV, Apple sanctioned podcasts (New Music Tuesdays).

Music fans definition music ownership: buy the CD/DVD/DVDAudio/record(vinyl), buy a download file with DRM(questionable)

Music fans definition of music discovery: download a file through P2P, hear it in a podcast, hear it on internet radio stream, get/share a copy on a CDR, rip a friends CD, hear it on MTV (maybe), hear it on FM radio (maybe), hear satellite radio

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