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Intersection Sessions: Kris Nichols

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Kris Nichols

What is subconscious plagiarism? The late George Harrison found out the hard way when he had to pay out a half million dollars after releasing the hit song My Sweet Lord.

90.7’s Matthew Peddie talked songwriting and entertainment law with local musician Kris Nichols in the studio.

Nichols talked about how he writes songs and how catchy riffs can sometimes catch out the songwriter and lead to lawsuits.

This conversation originally aired November 18, 2016.

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Matthew Peddie

About Matthew Peddie

Host of WMFE's Intersection & Assistant News Director

A recent transplant to the Sunshine State, Matthew Peddie grew up in New Zealand and studied journalism at the University of Western Ontario. After graduating with an MA in Journalism he returned to Christchurch, working as a reporter for Radio Live and Radio New Zealand. He’s reported live from the scene of ... Read Full Bio »