The Jakarta Post
Dear Groundlings, welcome to yet another edition of the spiffy music column we all know and adore. As always, I'd like to thank you for all the notes you've sent me, please keep them coming.
Now, let's get to it!
Last month I told you guys about the lawsuit legendary Guitar-onanist Joe Satriani placed against future Brit-Rock icons Coldplay for supposedly incorporating some of Satriani's riffs into their powerhouse piece "Viva La Vida". The lawsuit is still going on, and it appears to be getting more contentious by the day. Here is a totally levelheaded and downright pragmatic quote from Chris Martin on the subject, taken from the www.coldplay.com : "Some people are suing us at the moment, and although it was initially a bit depressing, now it's become really inspiring. You think, *Right, if everyone's tr...