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About Janis Ian

Janis Ian debuted on the music scene in 1967 at the age of 15 with Society’s Child, which won the first of her nine Grammy nominations. She has since released seventeen albums, the latest in 1997.

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Rosemary Bechler is openDemocracy’s Editor.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

A freedom that works: the upside of download

The threat posed to the recorded music industry by unauthorised download is an article of faith to many insiders. It is also a myth, says this ageless independent singer-songwriter: freedom is good for artists and for business.

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