Tuesday, April 05, 2011

While we're talking about the CRIA

Is it any wonder the musicians of Canada are left bumbling about in the world of the new-fangled internets? The CRIA website suggests that there's nobody there with a computer, much less a grasp of the internet.

Here's the front page of its website, a few moments ago:

The most recent "news" update is from May last year.

That's not as bad as if you follow the "recently published" link, though:

November 2007. That's recent? Bloody hell, there are acts in the Canadian chart who were born after that most recent article went live.

How can the CRIA ever hope to understand the internet when it seems incapable of even using it as a basic communications tool?