[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/04/wGYgoN.jpg[/newsimage]The popular music sharing program Grooveshark was unceremoniously pulled earlier this month from the Android market following what many believe was pressure from the recording industry and Google following a precedent set by Apple last year when they too removed the app. A Grooveshark bigwig stated yesterday they wouldn't face the music for crimes they're innocent of and would fight to see the app reinstated. Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/appstore-banned-grooveshark-is-not-illegal-says-exec-43342/](http://www.myce.com/news/appstore-banned-grooveshark-is-not-illegal-says-exec-43342/) Please note that the reactions from the complete site will be synched below.
Sue that prick Avalon for slander and/or Libel. They have labeled Grooveshark as a company that harbors piracy. This is getting out of control and someone needs to put a serious legal “Bitchslap” down on the MPAA/ RIAA and quickly.
I just signed up for Grooveshark and was able to install through their website. I think Google needs to man up and tell the RIA or Record Companies that its a legal service.