Bass Solo Excerpts?

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Phil Smith, May 11, 2001.

  1. Phil Smith

    Phil Smith Mr Sumisu 2 U

    May 30, 2000
    Peoples Republic of Brooklyn
    Creator of: iGigBook for Android/iOS
    I was thinking, which could be a dangerous thing at times ;), about pulling a bass solo out of a recording, putting it on my site and placing a link to it here in a thread, for the purpose of saying, "Hey check this out". I figure others could do this as well, but the question I have is this: Is this okay? Is it legal? Is it a Napster type thing?

  2. Comakazi


    May 3, 2001
    Midwest US
    I don't think there would be a problem with it, as long as you give proper credit, i.e. where you took it from, and who it is.
    Since it's only an excerpt, and you're not trying to make money off of it there shouldn't be a prob.