The RIAA’s massive campaign to decimate their own public image has engendered plenty of commentary in the blogosphere. Trashing them is fun, but almost too easy now that Brianna LaHara is in the news. Here’s some good reads in the midst of it all.

John Holbo of john & belle have a blog has an interesting thought exercise on what would happen if piracy did, in fact, kill the music industry. He deals with further implications in this entry.

Ampersand of Alas, a Blog talks about the economics of record deals here and here. AAB wins my award for best blog design; I’ll be treading the line between “drawing inspiration” and “stealing ideas” when I get around to actually doing a design for Polytropos.

Via Ed Heil, the RIAA Prank. Funny.