Bangladeshi band wails against music piracy

Miles, a popular music group, bands together with a mobile phone company to beat rampant bootlegging.

    Music piracy has long been a major problem across the world and in increasingly infringing on the copyrighted works of artists.

    In Bangladesh, where bootlegging runs rampant, a popular rock band has found a way to beat the music pirates by banding together with an unusual ally.

    Al Jazeera's Nicolas Haque reports from Dhaka.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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