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permalink   Sun, Aug 30, 2009 @ 1:14 PM

I often encounter songs, mostly the beats of some hip hop songs, to be sampled on CCmixter, but just showing the acapella as sampling source. I am pretty sure that those samples are not under some CC license, as they mostly sound like some old soul samples. Most of the time the samples are sliced and I am not sure if the original song could even be found out or some fair use paragraph allows to use the sample.

My question simply is, should I flag those? There are some very old and popular ones and I doubt that nobody realized that those are sampled and the source isn’t mentioned
permalink   Sun, Aug 30, 2009 @ 9:45 PM
Yes. Please flag.
permalink   fourstones Sun, Aug 30, 2009 @ 11:50 PM
PLEASE flag flag flag and flag (if you know the originating sample, make sure to mention that in the flag form)